Paroxetine (Paxil) Mega Study
Paroxetine (Paxil)
Paroxetine (Paxil)





Treatment Effectiveness

User reported effectiveness ratings Paroxetine (Paxil) for various conditions.

Conditions Major Improvement Moderate Improvement Much Worse No Effect Worse Responses
Menopause 0% 0% 0% 67% 33% 3
Anxiety / Nervousness 12% 25% 21% 29% 14% 259

Side Effects

User-reported side effects of Paroxetine (Paxil)

Side Effect Percent of Reports Paroxetine (Paxil)
Nervousness 37%
Diarrhea 11%
Constipation 18%
Dry Mouth 35%
Heartburn 11%
Stomach Pain 14%
Changes in Ability to Taste Food 10%
Confusion 27%
Cough 6%
Decreased Appetite 19%
Decreased Sex Drive 50%
Difficulty Concentrating 43%
Dizziness 36%
Flushing (Redness in Face and Other Ares of Skin) 12%
Forgetfulness 36%
Increased Sex Drive 4%
Lump or Tightness in Throat 10%
Muscle Weakness or Tightness 16%
Pain in the Back, Muscles, Joints, or Anywhere in the Body 18%
Painful or Irregular Menstruation 8%
Runny Nose 9%
Sensitivity to Light 17%
Sleepiness or Feeling "Drugged" 43%
Sore Teeth and Gums 9%
Sweating 26%
Unusual Dreams 35%
Vomiting 7%
Weakness 31%
Weight Gain 38%
Weight Loss 11%
Yawning 19%
Headache 33%
Nausea 27%
Gas 16%

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Paroxetine (Paxil) Info

Property Value
Variable Name Paroxetine (Paxil)
Aggregation Method SUM
Analysis Performed At 2020-03-25
Duration of Action 21 days
Filling Value 0
Minimum Allowed Value 0 count
Number of Aggregate Predictors 0
Number of Aggregate Outcomes 0
Number of Measurements 0
Number of Measurements (including those generated by tagged, joined, or child variables) 0
Public true
Onset Delay 30 minutes
Unit Count
User Variables 0
Variable Category Treatments
Variable ID 94767