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How can I prevent suicidal behavior in my child taking Pristiq?

You can try to prevent suicidal behavior in your child taking Pristiq by watching for changes in their mood and behavior. These changes may be more obvious when your child first takes Pristiq or changes doses. Report any dramatic changes in behavior or mood to your child's doctor. Schedule and keep regular appointments with your child's doctor to monitor their progress and response to the medication.

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