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Review: could Paxil cause Nightmares?





Summary: Nightmares is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Paxil cr, and have Depression.

We study 68,442 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,347 have Nightmares. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmares and more.

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Paxil

Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Paxil 70,267 users)

Nightmares

Nightmares (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.(latest reports from Nightmares 14,120 patients)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 68,442 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 1,347 people (1.97%) have Nightmares.

Trend of Nightmares in Paxil reports

Time on Paxil when people have Nightmares * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nightmares9.32%22.61%18.65%14.22%20.98%13.29%0.93%

Age of people who have Nightmares when taking Paxil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nightmares0.00%1.73%7.25%15.19%24.28%26.24%11.39%13.92%

Severity of Nightmares when taking Paxil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Nightmares0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Nightmares ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Nightmares0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (312 people, 23.16%)
  2. Anxiety (171 people, 12.69%)
  3. Smoking cessation therapy (52 people, 3.86%)
  4. Pain (41 people, 3.04%)
  5. Insomnia (38 people, 2.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Paxil cr (170 people, 12.62%)
  2. Xanax (84 people, 6.24%)
  3. Prozac (73 people, 5.42%)
  4. Zoloft (69 people, 5.12%)
  5. Klonopin (69 people, 5.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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