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A 22-year-old female asked:

I am taking paxil (paroxetine) 20 mg , before bed. at night i experience tremors sometimes its my leg a couple times my whole body shook. should i be worried?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 37 years experience
No, but do tell Dr.: This is not a good side effect - tell your provider and ask for alternatives. Different approaches may have less serious side effects and adding talk therapy might be a good idea too. Your neurological seizure condition may complicate things, so be patient and cautious. I hope you find a better choice.
Last updated Aug 24, 2014

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