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Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR


Overview

Uses of Paxiford Tablet CR

Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR is used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia and post traumatic stress disorder.

Paxiford Tablet CR side effects

Common
  • 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

How to use Paxiford Tablet CR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Paxiford Tablet CR works

Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR 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.

Paxiford Tablet CR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Paxiford 25 mg Tablet CR may be a preferred treatment for major depressive disorders with anxiety disoders.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Paxiford with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): DLX, Dutron, Dulok
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Antep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Norma, Cizonil
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
SERIOUS
Brand(s): R Zep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imirise, Imikon
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Paxiford

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Sir I am ocd patient and on medication for 2 years. Medication has reduced my symptoms upto 70%. I take 25mg paroxetine twice daily and 100mg quetiapine thrice daily. Sir please tell me how long I should continue medication and how to lower dose to discontinuation. I will be much greatful to you.
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a common, chronic and long-lasting disorder in which a person has uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts (obsessions) and behaviors (compulsions) that he or she feels the urge to repeat over and over. It's a neurochemical disturbance in brain and worsens due to stressful environment. OCD is typically treated with medication, psychotherapy or a combination of the two. Treatment duration depends upon the intensity and frequency of episodes and may be needed throughout life.
Respected Sir My wife is suffering from OCD from 3 years & day to day the problems increasing. Going more than 4 time for bathing after coming from washroom. Even do not want to touch any dirty cloths. Day by day problems are increasing. Any medicine for him.
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a common, chronic and long-lasting disorder in which a person has uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts (obsessions) and behaviors (compulsions) that he or she feels the urge to repeat over and over. It's a neurochemical disturbance in brain and worsens due to stressful environment. OCD is typically treated with medication, psychotherapy or a combination of the two. Treatment duration depends upon the intensity and frequency of episodes and may be needed throughout life.
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FAQs

Q. Is Paxiford available or sold over the counter?

No. Paxiford is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter

Q. Is Paxiford safe?

Yes. Paxiford is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor

Q. Is Paxiford a narcotic/controlled/addictive substance?

No. Paxiford is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain

Q. Is Paxiford the same as Xanax?

No. Paxiford is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug

Q. Is Paxiford a MAOI/benzodiazepine/anti-depressant?

Paxiford is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant

Q. Does Paxiford cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss, high blood pressure?

Yes. Paxiford may cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss or high blood pressure. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.

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