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Paroxetine Safety Information and Side Effects

Paroxetine Safety Information

Anxiety ( 577 reports)    ➢ More

Suicide Attempt, Withdrawal Syndrome, Anxiety, Weight Decreased, Vomiting, Aphagia, Malaise, Disease Recurrence

This case suggests a potential Paroxetine Hydrochloride Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 26-year-old female patient from GB (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): anxiety and used Paroxetine Hydrochloride (dosage: NA) starting 1999. Soon after starting Paroxetine Hydrochloride the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Withdrawal Syndrome
  • Anxiety
  • Weight Decreased
  • Vomiting
  • Aphagia
  • Malaise
  • Disease Recurrence
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Paroxetine Hydrochloride demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.

Dizziness ( 539 reports)    ➢ More

Bradyarrhythmia, Dizziness, Visual Impairment, Fall, Contusion, Metabolic Disorder

Adverse event was reported on Jan 22, 2014 by a Female taking Paroxetine (Dosage: NA) . Location: DE , 74 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Paroxetine side effects: bradyarrhythmia, dizziness, visual impairment, fall, contusion, metabolic disorder.
Associated medications used:
  • Nebivolol

Agitation ( 451 reports)    ➢ More

Homicide, Abnormal Behaviour, Insomnia, Agitation, Emotional Distress, Amnesia, Confusional State, Speech Disorder

This Agitation problem was reported by a physician from US. A 45-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): depression.On NS a consumer started treatment with Paroxetine (dosage: 12.5mg Per Day). The following health products were being taken at the same time:
  • Zolpidem
  • Lorazepam (1mg Twice Per Day)
  • Quetiapine (25mg Per Day)
  • When commencing Paroxetine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Homicide
    • Abnormal Behaviour
    • Insomnia
    • Agitation
    • Emotional Distress
    • Amnesia
    • Confusional State
    • Speech Disorder
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Agitation, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Depression ( 394 reports)    ➢ More

    Iatrogenic Injury, Fall, Erectile Dysfunction, Intervertebral Disc Protrusion, Cardiac Failure, Cardiac Valve Disease, Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy, Dyslipidaemia, Depression

    A case of a 81-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IT was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: depression and was treated with Paroxetine (paroxetine) (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Amitriptyline (amitriptyline)
  • Naloxone / Oxycodone
  • Nitroglycerine (glyceryl Trinitrate)
  • Simvastatin (simvastatin)
  • Allopurinol
  • Amlodipine (amlodipine)
  • Losartan (losartan)
  • Aspirin (acetylsalicylic Acid)
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Iatrogenic Injury
    • Fall
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Intervertebral Disc Protrusion
    • Cardiac Failure
    • Cardiac Valve Disease
    • Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
    • Dyslipidaemia
    • Depression
    This opens a possibility that Paroxetine (paroxetine) could cause Depression and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Aggression ( 352 reports)    ➢ More

    Aggression, Amnesia, Homicide, Extra Dose Administered

    on Aug 21, 2013 a male from US , 45 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Paroxetine. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Paroxetine side effects: aggression, amnesia, homicide, extra dose administered. Paroxetine dosage: 12.5mg Daily Extended-release; Increased To 25mg Daily.

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    Anxiety (577)
    Dizziness (539)
    Agitation (451)
    Depression (394)
    Aggression (352)
    Confusional State (339)
    Headache (275)
    Fatigue (272)
    Hyperhidrosis (267)
    Disturbance In Attention (260)
    Nausea (249)
    Suicidal Ideation (242)
    Diarrhoea (240)
    Insomnia (222)
    Depressed Mood (177)
    Anger (174)
    Completed Suicide (168)
    Crying (151)
    Tremor (141)
    Feeling Abnormal (132)
    Irritability (124)
    Asthenia (116)
    Serotonin Syndrome (115)
    Overdose (115)
    Malaise (111)
    Somnolence (106)
    Abnormal Dreams (105)
    Panic Attack (102)
    Condition Aggravated (100)
    Nightmare (97)
    Paraesthesia (97)
    Anorexia (96)
    Suicide Attempt (93)
    Fall (91)
    Hallucination (90)
    Atrial Septal Defect (88)
    Withdrawal Syndrome (84)
    Disorientation (83)
    Abnormal Behaviour (82)
    Mood Swings (80)
    Decreased Appetite (80)
    Memory Impairment (79)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (78)
    Dyspnoea (78)
    Amnesia (78)
    Hyponatraemia (77)
    Convulsion (77)
    Arthralgia (75)
    Balance Disorder (74)
    Intentional Overdose (73)

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