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Can I get hooked on Pristiq?

There were no signs of abuse or misuse of the medication seen in clinical studies; however, the possibility cannot be ruled out. Drugs such as Pristiq can become habit-forming, so talk to your doctor about any previous history of substance misuse or abuse. He or she may check your use of Pristiq more closely than normal and watch for signs of abuse. Talk with your doctor about any concerns you have about Pristiq becoming habit forming.

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