Review: could Paxil cause Swelling of fingers (Joint swelling)?
Summary: Swelling of fingers is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression. We study 68,491 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 229 have Swelling of fingers. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling of fingers and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,322 Paxil users)
Swelling of fingers
Swelling of fingers has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,917 Swelling of fingers patients)
On May, 8, 2015: 68,491 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 229 people (0.33%) have Swelling Of Fingers.
Time on Paxil when people have Swelling of fingers * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swelling of fingers||25.00%||25.00%||8.33%||16.67%||16.67%||8.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Swelling of fingers when taking Paxil * :
|Swelling of fingers||0.00%||0.00%||2.06%||5.15%||14.43%||27.84%||21.13%||29.38% |
Severity of Swelling of fingers when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swelling of fingers||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Swelling of fingers ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (71 people, 31.00%)
- Pain (34 people, 14.85%)
- Hypertension (21 people, 9.17%)
- Breast cancer (21 people, 9.17%)
- Constipation (17 people, 7.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (65 people, 28.38%)
- Aspirin (55 people, 24.02%)
- Neurontin (46 people, 20.09%)
- Toprol-xl (43 people, 18.78%)
- Vicodin (41 people, 17.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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