Paxil side effects - from FDA reports


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In this review, we analyze Paxil side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Paxil. The review is based on 78,804 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Paxil

Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Paxil 82,152 users)

On Nov, 19, 2017

78,804 people who take Paxil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Paxil side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • tremor
  • suicide attempt
  • vomiting
  • suicidal ideation
  • completed suicide
  • somnolence
  • white blood cell count increased
  • weight decreased
  • serotonin syndrome
  • inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion
1 - 6 months:
  • tremor
  • suicide attempt
  • suicidal ideation
  • ventricular septal defect
  • vomiting
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • atrial septal defect
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
6 - 12 months:
  • ventricular septal defect
  • weight increased
  • atrial septal defect
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • tremor
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • suicidal ideation
  • suicide attempt
  • paraesthesia
  • vertigo
1 - 2 years:
  • ventricular septal defect
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • atrial septal defect
  • weight increased
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • suicidal ideation
  • vomiting
  • cardiac murmur
  • tremor
  • vertigo
2 - 5 years:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • atrial septal defect
  • weight increased
  • ventricular septal defect
  • tremor
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • vomiting
  • suicidal ideation
  • vertigo
  • cardiac murmur
5 - 10 years:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • atrial septal defect
  • weight increased
  • suicidal ideation
  • ventricular septal defect
  • vomiting
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • tremor
  • congenital anomaly
  • cardiac murmur
10+ years:
  • atrial septal defect
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • ventricular septal defect
  • vomiting
  • withdrawal syndrome
  • weight increased
  • tremor
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • shone complex
  • suicidal ideation
not specified:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • weight increased
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • tremor
  • suicidal ideation
  • weight decreased
  • nausea
  • suicide attempt

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • weight increased
  • vomiting
  • tremor
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • suicidal ideation
  • weight decreased
  • suicide attempt
male:
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • weight increased
  • suicidal ideation
  • tremor
  • ventricular septal defect
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • suicide attempt

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • ventricular septal defect
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • talipes
  • premature baby
  • tricuspid valve incompetence
  • tremor
  • patent ductus arteriosus
  • tremor neonatal
  • vesicoureteric reflux
  • ventricular hypertrophy
2-9:
  • suicidal ideation
  • somnolence
  • weight increased
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • suicide attempt
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • vomiting
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • epistaxis
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
10-19:
  • suicide attempt
  • suicidal ideation
  • tremor
  • weight increased
  • vomiting
  • completed suicide
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • somnolence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
20-29:
  • weight increased
  • suicide attempt
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • suicidal ideation
  • tremor
  • vomiting
  • nausea
  • vision blurred
  • weight decreased
  • paraesthesia
30-39:
  • weight increased
  • vomiting
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • suicidal ideation
  • tremor
  • suicide attempt
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • paraesthesia
  • drug ineffective
40-49:
  • weight increased
  • vomiting
  • suicidal ideation
  • tremor
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • nausea
  • vision blurred
  • suicide attempt
50-59:
  • weight increased
  • weight decreased
  • tremor
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • suicidal ideation
  • nausea
  • suicide attempt
  • vision blurred
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
60+:
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • tremor
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • somnolence
  • weakness
  • myocardial infarction
  • pneumonia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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