Treatment: Paroxetine (Aropax, Seroxat, Paxil)

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Paroxetine (Aropax, Seroxat, Paxil)

Paroxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) medication that increases levels of the chemical serotonin in the brain to help promote a healthy mental balance. Paroxetine is the generic name for the brand-name drugs Paxil and Pexeva (in the United States); Aropax and Seroxat outside the U.S. Paroxetine is often prescribed to manage a number of mental illnesses, including depression, social anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Paroxetine is available in a long-acting, controlled release form, which may be used to treat premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Paroxetine is also available as a tablet and a liquid.

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No, should not be administered!! Horrible side effects!!4/21/2012 at 09:23 PM
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je commence5/8/2011 at 03:45 AM
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It seemed to lose effectiveness over time. Loss of libido. Night sweats5/5/2010 at 04:02 PM
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