venlafaxine

[ven-luh-fak-seen, -sin]

noun Pharmacology.

an oral antidepressant, C17 H27NO2, that is thought to inhibit neuronal reabsorption of serotonin, norepinephrine, and possibly dopamine.

Nearby words

  1. venison,
  2. venite,
  3. venizelos,
  4. venizelos, eleutherios,
  5. venizélos,
  6. venlo,
  7. venn diagram,
  8. vennel,
  9. veno-,
  10. veno-occlusive disease of liver

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