Review: could Paxil cause Erection problems?
We study 68,402 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 723 have Erection problems. Find out below who they are, when they have Erection problems and more.
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Paxil (latest outcomes from 70,211 users) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Erection problems (latest reports from 133,459 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 68,393 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 723 people (1.06%) have Erection Problems. They amount to 0.56% of all the 129,366 people who have Erection Problems on eHealthMe.
Time on Paxil when people have Erection problems * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erection problems||14.18%||16.42%||9.70%||22.39%||26.87%||8.96%||1.49% |
Age of people who have Erection problems when taking Paxil * :
|Erection problems||0.00%||0.00%||3.59%||8.08%||19.93%||34.47%||21.36%||12.57% |
Severity of Erection problems when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erection problems||0.00%||66.67%||16.67%||16.67% |
How people recovered from Erection problems ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erection problems||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (219 people, 30.29%)
- Anxiety (96 people, 13.28%)
- Pain (67 people, 9.27%)
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (29 people, 4.01%)
- Bipolar disorder (26 people, 3.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil cr (158 people, 21.85%)
- Xanax (108 people, 14.94%)
- Oxycontin (99 people, 13.69%)
- Ativan (86 people, 11.89%)
- Viagra (71 people, 9.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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