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Is it possible for Paxil to stop working?

Is it possible for Paxil to stop working?

Stopping paroxetine abruptly may result in one or more of the following withdrawal symptoms: irritability, nausea, feeling dizzy, vomiting, nightmares, headache, and/or paresthesias (prickling, tingling sensation on the skin). Depression is also a part of bipolar illness.

Is 40 mg of Paxil a lot?

The recommended dose is 40 mg daily. Patients should start on 20 mg/day and the dose may be increased gradually in 10 mg increments to the recommended dose.

How do I wean myself off Paxil 40 mg?

Tapering it off: Do not go “cold turkey.” Your doctor will advise you to gradually reduce the dose and frequency of paroxetine over time until you are no longer taking it. This is known as tapering. Tapering helps your brain adjust to the chemical changes, and as a result, it can help prevent discontinuation symptoms.

How long can you take 20 mg of Paxil?

I was prescribed 20 mg paxil for 7 days, then increase to 40 mg and stay on that amount for depression. This seems to be I was prescribed 20 mg paxil for 7 days, then increase to 40…

What happens when Paxil stops working for You?

Paxil stopped working for me so my doctor thought it would be better to try something else. I feel terrible and the worst thing is doctors you its a return of aniexty snd depression symptoms , when I didn’t feel like this ever in my life. You must tapper slowly, they say by 10% every month, I say 5%.

What’s the best way to taper off Paxil?

By using the liquid formulation of Paxil, you can easily measure out how much of the drug you’re taking. Some believe that this is the optimal way for people to taper off of the medication.

How long have you been on Paxil Seroxat?

I have been on Seroxat – UK name for Paxil – for 15 years and hit what is called ‘poop-out’. I was more ill taking it than before I started taking it, with lots of symptoms I could never have imagined, they are so horrible.

I was prescribed 20 mg paxil for 7 days, then increase to 40 mg and stay on that amount for depression. This seems to be I was prescribed 20 mg paxil for 7 days, then increase to 40…

Paxil stopped working for me so my doctor thought it would be better to try something else. I feel terrible and the worst thing is doctors you its a return of aniexty snd depression symptoms , when I didn’t feel like this ever in my life. You must tapper slowly, they say by 10% every month, I say 5%.

How long does it take to wean off Paxil?

If you’re saying you want to stop you will need the help of the prescribing Dr and with that help over the next 8 to 12 months (months) begin the process, may also be necessary for behavioral/emotional counseling/support as well. The longer the wean down period, the less ugliness.

I have been on Seroxat – UK name for Paxil – for 15 years and hit what is called ‘poop-out’. I was more ill taking it than before I started taking it, with lots of symptoms I could never have imagined, they are so horrible.