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Which is best? Paxil, (paroxetine) olanzapine, bupropion, or oxcarbazepine?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Psychotropics: Difficult to compare antidepressant Paxil (paroxetine) with Antipsychotic Zyprexa with Antidepressant Wellbutrin with mood stabilizer Trileptal. It depends on what we are treating & what combination is used.
Answered on Oct 7, 2017

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