Paxil and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Paxil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 76,622 people who have side effects when taking Paxil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 21, 2017
76,622 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil.
Among them, 2,699 people (3.52%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Paxil when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 25.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.71 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.14 %
- 5 - 10 years: 19.43 %
- 10+ years: 2.57 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Paxil *:
- female: 71.72 %
- male: 28.28 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Paxil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.1 %
- 10-19: 2.6 %
- 20-29: 6.06 %
- 30-39: 12.98 %
- 40-49: 21.12 %
- 50-59: 24.27 %
- 60+: 32.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (564 people, 20.90%)
- Stress And Anxiety (260 people, 9.63%)
- Pain (187 people, 6.93%)
- High Blood Pressure (180 people, 6.67%)
- Multiple Myeloma (103 people, 3.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (310 people, 11.49%)
- Zometa (306 people, 11.34%)
- Lasix (253 people, 9.37%)
- Ativan (233 people, 8.63%)
- Aspirin (230 people, 8.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,181 people, 43.76%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (866 people, 32.09%)
- Dizziness (820 people, 30.38%)
- Fatigue (797 people, 29.53%)
- Stress And Anxiety (787 people, 29.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Diarrhea when taking Paxil?
Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Paxil 79,850 users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,761 Diarrhea patients).
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