Paxil Side Effects

Paxil Side EffectsPaxil is an antidepressant drug that is prescribed to people who have major depression, obsessive compulsive behavior, anxiety, and other conditions not listed here. It has been known to cause suicidal thoughts, birth defects, hostility and aggression, anxiety, self-harm and death.

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Below are some of the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented which are provided to help the public make informed and educated decisions.

There have been 25,827 reports of adverse reactions to the US FDA in connection with taking Paxil.

Here are the top 10 adverse reactions that have been reported.

  • Withdrawal symptoms
  • Dizziness
  • Anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Drug being ineffective
  • Suicidal ideation
  • Headache
  • Paraethesia
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Insomnia

Some documented side effects of taking Paxil:

  • Abnormal bleeding or bruising
  • Blurred vision
  • Confusion
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Fainting
  • Forgetfulness
  • Hallucinations
  • Hives
  • Insomnia
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Nervousness
  • Numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, arms or legs
  • Peeling or blistering of skin
  • Seizure
  • Severe muscle stiffness or twitching
  • Sudden muscle twitching or uncontrollable jerking

Side effects can persist for months or even years after getting off Paxil.

Below is a list of other common antidepressant drugs and some of the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented which are provided to help the public make informed and educated decisions.

Click on one of the drugs listed below to find out more about the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented.

  • Celexa (6,978 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Cymbalta (16,623 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Effexor (11,639 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Elavil (745 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Lexapro (5,886 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Luvox (545 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Prozac (6,510 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Remeron (4,274 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Sarafem (6,510 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Strattera (10,877 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Trazodone (1,228 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Wellbutrin (18,133 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Zoloft (11,593 reports of adverse reactions)

If you or a loved one need help with getting off Paxil please contact a Narconon Fresh Start drug rehab counselor today at 855-734-2223.