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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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My son has gone to portugal for the weekend and has

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My son has gone to portugal for the weekend and has forgotten some of his menication.
he takes 150 Venlafaxine and 800 Lithium for depression.
He has left the venlafaxine at home.
Should he seek help?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 8 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

The few days without the venfaxine shouldn't cause him any real problem. He just needs to get back on it the minute he gets home

Please let me know if you need any more information