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Paroxetine (Definition)

Brand name paxil, (paroxetine) it's an ssri used for treating depression, anxiety, ocd, and several other conditions. It ...Read more


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Can taking rifampicin cause melanosis coli?

Can taking rifampicin cause melanosis coli?

Med side effect: Doubtful. Melanosis coli is very common and can occur more frequently in females, those who use laxatives or who have inflammatory bowel disease. In general it can just happen so no need to try and see if a medication caused it. Speak to your md for more details if you are concerned but you may just "have it for no reason". ...Read more

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Could Paxil (paroxetine) cause a loss of creativity?

Could Paxil (paroxetine) cause a loss of creativity?

Possibly: Paxil (paroxetine) may be associated w lack of emotion, pleasure or interest in doing things. ...Read more

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Can Paxil (paroxetine) 25mg cause constipation?

Can Paxil (paroxetine) 25mg cause constipation?

Yes: Many antidepressants can cause constipation, and unless something else has changed at the same time that you started the paxil, (paroxetine) it might be the cause. We recommend increasing fluid intake, dietary fiber intake (fresh fruits, vegetables, whole grain products); and if that's not enough, a fiber supplement and stool softener, laxatives should be a last resort. ...Read more

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Can i take cymbalta and paxil (paroxetine) cr together ? Will anyone of these drugs cause the other to not work or possibly lower its effect ?

Can i take cymbalta and paxil (paroxetine) cr together ? Will anyone of these drugs cause the other to not work or possibly lower its effect ?

See ans: Cymbalta and Paxil (paroxetine) interaction may cause serotonin syndrome, which is from too much serotonin in the nervous system. Symptoms are dose-related and potentially quite serious. Discuss with prescribing doctor. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Could Paxil (paroxetine) cause evaluated liver enzymes?

Could Paxil (paroxetine) cause evaluated liver enzymes?

Probably not.: There is a very low (1%) chance, but Paxil (paroxetine) is probably one of the safer antidepressants in terms of your liver. If you are concerned, you can have your doctor check your enzymes, but again the chance of it happening is rare. ...Read more

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Can Paxil (paroxetine) cause weight loss?

Can Paxil (paroxetine) cause weight loss?

Not usual side effec: This is not a usual side effect. However if there are other adverse reactions ( which are not common) such as diarrhea, nausea, hyponatremia and others , these could result in weight loss. Also depression often brings about diminished appetite which of course leads to weight loss. The bottom line is that you want to work closely with your doctor and monitor any changes that you are going through. ...Read more

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Can 10mg Paxil (paroxetine) cause suicidal thoughts?

Can 10mg Paxil (paroxetine) cause suicidal thoughts?

Yes: Anytime you start a medication like paxil, (paroxetine) which is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, suicidal thoughts can become prevalent or even overwhelming. If this becomes the case with you, you should confide your feelings with someone you trust, and immediately get in touch with whoever prescribed the medication. If you have no one to turn to, you should go to the emergency department. ...Read more

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Paxil (Definition)

Paroxetine is a serotonin reuptake blocker which is a kind of ...Read more