• Tab. Paxidep CR-25mg

Tab. Paxidep CR-25mg

Requires Prescription
strip of 10 tablets
Generic Name: Paroxetine
25 Ratings
Rs. 256.6

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Information about Tab. Paxidep CR-25mg

Paxidep CR Tablet contains Paroxetine as the active ingredient which is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain. This improves mood and physical symptoms in depression and relieves symptoms of panic and obsessive disorders.

Paroxetine selectively inhibits the reuptake of serotonin. It has limited direct action at other neurotransmitter sites including muscarinic receptors.




Paxidep CR Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia and post traumatic stress disorder.

Direction to Use

  • Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.
  • Paxidep CR Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Paxidep CR Tablet to start working.
  • Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance. If your doctor asks you to stop Paxidep CR Tablet, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Paxidep Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.

Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Paxidep are Low sexual desire, Delayed ejaculation, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Vomiting, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Nausea, Dryness in mouth, Weight gain, Erectile dysfunction, Stomach upset.

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