Nice to meet you.
I also take effexor but I did take lexapro before this and had no side effects or any withdrawal when I stopped it. It just didnt work that great for me but everyone responds differently to meds.
The effexor has really helped me and I too dread the day when I come off it.
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Meds: Effexor (Venlafaxine) 225mg,
Lorazepam 0.5mg, Prednisilone 5mg, lactulose 20ml, Mebeverine 30mg.