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A 49-year-old male asked:

My friend took 20 mg paxil (paroxetine) for 2 months and stopped cold turkey. 1 month later acting strange...can this be withdrawal after a month off the medicine.

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Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
SSRI withdrawal: Ssri withdrawal typically occurs within the first few days following discontinuation.
Last updated Apr 25, 2014

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