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how long does paroxetine stay in your body system for? a day?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Paxil (paroxetine): Regular release Paxil (paroxetine) is 12 hours & is taken twice a day. Extended release works for 24 hours & is doses once daily in evening.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014

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