Review: could Paxil cause Sleep apnea?
Summary: Sleep apnea is reported only by a few people who take Paxil.
We study 68,483 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep apnea and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,317 Paxil users)
Sleep apnea (a type of sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, depression, generalized anxiety disorder, gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest reports from 356 Sleep apnea patients)
On Apr, 3, 2015: 68,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Sleep Apnea.
Time on Paxil when people have Sleep apnea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleep apnea||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Sleep apnea when taking Paxil * :
|Sleep apnea||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Sleep apnea when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep apnea||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sleep apnea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleep apnea||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypercholesterolemia (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (1 people, 100.00%)
- Back pain (1 people, 100.00%)
- Stuffy nose (1 people, 100.00%)
- Adhd (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metoprolol tartrate (1 people, 100.00%)
- Vytorin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Fish oil (1 people, 100.00%)
- Acetaminophen (1 people, 100.00%)
- Naproxen sodium (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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