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How should I take milnacipran?

You should take milnacipran exactly as directed by your doctor.  Typically, this will be twice a day. You can take milnacipran with or without food. Taking it at meal time may help prevent upset stomach, which is a common side effect. Try to take milnacipran around the same time every day.

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