Paxit 20mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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₹12.09/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Paxit Tablet

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Uses of Paxit Tablet

Paxit 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Side effects of Paxit Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.

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How to use Paxit Tablet

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Paxit 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Paxit Tablet works

Paxit 20mg tablet 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.

In Depth Information on Paxit Tablet

Expert advice for Paxit Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Paxit to start working.
  • Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Paxit, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Paxit, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Paxit is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Paxit 20mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Paxit 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Paxit 20mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Paxit 20mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Paxit 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect
your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Paxit 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Paxit 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Paxit 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Paxit 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 200mg Injection, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Paxit 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine

No. Paxit is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Paxit is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Paxit is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain
No. Paxit is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug
Paxit is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant
Yes. Paxit 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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