A 33-year-old female asked:
Is it safer to be on paxil (paroxetine) 20mg or zoloft 100mg for anxiety? are those comparable doses?
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Psychiatry 55 years experience
Zoloft and Paxil (paroxetine): Zoloft 100mg/day is higher dose in equivalency than Paxil (paroxetine) 20mg/day.
They are primarily for treatment of Depression. Both have many side effects.
Discuss with Psychiatrist:
• Intensity of Symptoms and Impairment of Functioning for which Medication is needed
• Therapy for stresses of relationships, work, finances.
• Breathing and Music Relaxation
• Visual Imagery
• Tai Chi
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Last updated Apr 11, 2019
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