Paxil

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a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade name Paxil)

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The researchers found that pretreatment with amycenone (200 mg/kg) lessened the LPS-induced TNF-a increase to about the same level that paroxetine did.
Patients received 20-40 mg paroxetine once daily, 200-300 mg imipramine once daily, or placebo.
As a drug of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) type, paroxetine is mainly used for the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and social anxiety and is among one of the three SSRI drugs with certain efficacy (the other two being fluoxetine and paroxetine).
Exposures included the use of citalopram, escitalopram, fluoxetine, paroxetine, or sertraline in the month before through the third month of pregnancy (BMJ 2015;350:h3190 [doi:10.
DELAY Ann Pope, the OFT's senior director of services, said: "The OFT's provisional view is that these agreements included substantial payments from GSK to the generic companies in return for their commitment to delay their plans to supply paroxetine independently.
We were quite surprised when paroxetine came out as an active compound -a result, we later determined, of what seems to be a completely new effect unrelated to its antidepressant actions and not shared by any other known antidepressant drug.
After statistical adjustment for age, socioeconomic status, comorbidity, use of other CYP 2D6 drugs, and timing and duration of tamoxifen therapy, investigators found that the breast cancer mortality risk was increased 24% among women who were coprescribed paroxetine during 25% of their tamoxifen treatment.
other cause when compared with women not on paroxetine.
But GSK researchers who submitted data on paroxetine to the US Food and Drug Administration in the late 1980s and early 1990s included suicides and suicide attempts from the washout period in the results from the placebo arm of the trial, but not from the paroxetine arms.
A study compared the effectiveness of a specially-manufactured extract from the herb with the drug paroxetine - also known as Seroxat - in treating patients with moderate or severe depression.
They singled out paroxetine (Seroxat) as the drug posing the greatest risk and advised doctors not to prescribe it to pregnant women.
Paroxetine and sertraline use coincided with significantly diminished endoxifen concentrations in blood, but venlafaxine didn't.
A great deal has been written in the lay press about the possibility that selective seretonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) could cause depressed children or adolescents to commit suicide, based on unpublished studies submitted to the Food and Drug Administration by GlaxoSmithKline to gain approval for use of paroxetine (Paxil) in children.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is recommending that the anti-depressant medication paroxetine hydrochloride (marketed in the United States under the name Paxil) not be used to treat major depressive disorder in children and adolescents, though the agency warned that patients taking the drug not suddenly discontinue using it except under the advice of a physician.