Review: could Paxil cause Sleep apnea?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
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Paxil (latest outcomes from 70,148 users) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Paxil include nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety, dizziness, anxiety aggravated.
Sleep apnea (a type of sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing) (latest reports from 571 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pain.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 68,191 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Sleep Apnea. They amount to 0.18% of all the 570 people who have 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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