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Drug Interactions

Levomilnacipran may react with a number of other medications (see Drug Interactions With Levomilnacipran).
 

Alternatives for Levomilnacipran

Levomilnacipran is quite effective at treating depression and is usually well tolerated. However, not everyone will adequately respond to it. In addition, some people may experience serious or intolerable side effects and may need to stop taking the medication. For those people, alternative depression treatments may be needed.
 
Some of the possible alternatives to levomilnacipran include:
   
(Click Fetzima Alternatives to learn more.)
 
Psychotherapy is another possible effective treatment for depression. It can be used alone or in combination with an antidepressant (see Psychotherapy for Depression for more information).
 

What If I Take an Overdose of This Drug?

At this time, it is not exactly clear what to expect from an overdose. If you happen to take too much levomilnacipran, seek immediate medical attention.
 
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Storage Information

Levomilnacipran should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
 
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