Paxil CR

Active Ingredient(s): Paroxetine
FDA Approved: * February 16, 1999
Category: Antidepressant

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Paxil CR Overview

Paroxetine, sold under the brand names Paxil and Seroxat among others, is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class.[5] It is used to treat major depressive disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and premenstrual dysphoric disorder.[5] It has also been used in the treatment of premature ejaculation and hot flashes due to meno...

Read more Paxil CR Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source:

Recent Paxil CR Forums: RSS Feed


Should I take this trying while I am trying to get pregnant? ## I have been taking Paxil CR for 2 years and have been trying to get pregnant for 7 mths. I think I will change to something else. I have also gained over 80 pounds. ## Tab.Pause - 500mg is safe in during lactation period ( breast feeding a baby ) ## Can I get pregnant when using lutenyl or can it stop me from getting pregnant? ## Hi i have a questions im already 30 yrs old i have 1 daughter my husbnd nd i did a family planning and decided to take pill as contraception but because of the inconsistency of taking a pill leads us to having a baby again im 3months pregnant but i didnt know i am pregnant and on the month of june i had a severe tonsilitis that leads to cattarh i take meds like co-amoxiclav during the first trimest...

weight gain

I have been on Paxil CR for 2 years and have gained over 80 pounds. The Dr. says Paxil is not the cause. Has anyone else had a problem like this? Also what is another drug I could try in place of the paxil? ## I also had some what gane, about 30 pounds in the past yr. I went back to my doctor and he had me try different meds but paxil cr or prozac was the only thing that seemed to work for me , I stay with paxil because ,on prozac you could tell I was using something.If you fiend something that helps keep the weight off let me now please.good luckwith this. James ## paxil, if anything, will decrease appetitie. I think your weight gain is probably due to eating wrong, not exercising enough, and have your thyroid checked. I have been taking Paxil for 3 years and haven't had any troubl...


Paxil CR Appearance

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 10mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 7.5mg
  • Suspension: 10mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 50mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 25mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 12.5mg, 25mg, 37.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Paxil CR: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 16590-514 Paxil CR (As Paroxetine Hydrochloride) 12.5 mg Extended Release Tablet by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 21695-159 Paxil CR (As Paroxetine Hydrochloride) 12.5 mg Extended Release Tablet by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 21695-160 Paxil CR (As Paroxetine Hydrochloride) 25 mg Extended Release Tablet by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 60505-4377 Paxil 12.5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated, Extended Release by Apotex Corp
  • 60505-4378 Paxil 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated, Extended Release by Apotex Corp
  • 60505-4379 Paxil 37.5 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated, Extended Release by Apotex Corp
  • 71335-0572 Paxil 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated, Extended Release by Bryant Ranch Prepack

Other drugs which contain Paroxetine or a similar ingredient: (4 results)

Related Paxil CR Topics:

Paxil cr side effects
Paxil cr 25mg and side effects ## I WAS TAKING PAXIL CR 25MG. AM/PM. MY DOCTOR CHANGED TO A GERNIC PAROXETINE ER 25MG. A... 4 replies
Paxil CR and Perphenazine
i am taking one in the day and one in the night dont feel good and confused and sick with diarrhea and constipation ## I... 3 replies
Increasing tiredness from low dose of Paxil
I started out on a VERY low dose of Paxil 1.5mg for 7 days and today is day 9 and have been on 2.25mg for 2 days. I am f... 3 replies
Danger in dropping Paxil CR and taking Cymbalta?
I complained to my primary care physician that the Paxil CR (37.5 mg daily) was controlling my hyper-self-critical thoug... 1 reply
Paxil vs Tramadol
I have been taking tramadol for about 8 years now. About 5 a day (50) mgs. Does anyone know if the withdrawals from tram... 17 replies
Paxil removed from market?
I heard Paxil has been removed from the market. True? Anyone know why? Also, are there any side effects or reaction conc... 17 replies
Paxil & Trazodone together?
I have been on Paxil for anxiety for about 6 months, I was having trouble sleeping so my Dr added Trazodone 50mg 1 an ho... 4 replies
Paxil withdrawals
Hi, I have been taking Paxil (20mg) for over a year now. The first time I noticed withdrawal symptoms was when I was una... 3 replies
Paxil any success
I have tried many meds on paxil three weeks just went from 20 to 30 today no improvement in my OCD anxiety depression an... 2 replies
Paxil 20mg tablets
round, white,zc 15 ## Based on the description provided, I can confirm your pill to be Paroxetine HCL (10 mg). NOT 20 mg... 2 replies

Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 4 August 2021.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2021 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA