Desvenlafaxine belongs to a class of medications known as Serotonin and Noradrenaline Reuptake Inhibitors (SNRI). It is used to treat symptoms of depression (low mood) such as:
It may also be used to treat symptoms of anxiety such as:
Desvenlafaxine may be used for other conditions. Check with your healthcare professional if you are unsure why you are given this medication.