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Review: could Paxil cause Swelling of fingers?

Summary: Swelling of fingers could be caused by Paxil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Xanax, and have Depression.

We study 68,368 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

Paxil (latest outcomes from 70,170 users) has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Swelling of fingers

Swelling of fingers (latest reports from 161,572 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 6, 2014: 68,212 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 229 people (0.34%) have Swelling Of Fingers. They amount to 0.14% of all the 161,108 people who have Swelling Of Fingers on eHealthMe.

Trend of Swelling of fingers in Paxil reports

Time on Paxil when people have Swelling of fingers * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Swelling of fingers25.00%25.00%8.33%16.67%16.67%8.33%0.00%

Age of people who have Swelling of fingers when taking Paxil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Swelling of fingers0.00%0.00%2.06%5.15%14.43%27.84%21.13%29.38%

Severity of Swelling of fingers when taking Paxil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Swelling of fingers0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Swelling of fingers ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (71 people, 31.00%)
  2. Pain (34 people, 14.85%)
  3. Hypertension (21 people, 9.17%)
  4. Breast cancer (21 people, 9.17%)
  5. Constipation (17 people, 7.42%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (65 people, 28.38%)
  2. Aspirin (55 people, 24.02%)
  3. Neurontin (46 people, 20.09%)
  4. Toprol-xl (43 people, 18.78%)
  5. Vicodin (41 people, 17.90%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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