52 patient evaluations for Paroxetine

May 17, 2009 (Started Mar 18, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for panic attacks)
  • Side effects
    Mild (insomnia, anxious mood, sexual dysfunction, agitation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: It has decreased my sexual activity. Not that I haven't had issues before with it because of just the aches and pains. But it will effect that. I have not had any weight gain at all with medication. Unlike a lot of fibro patients I believe my anxiety burns calories and weight is not an issue.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: agitation, sexual dysfunction, insomnia, anxious mood

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 20, 2009 (Started Mar 27, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: You loose your sex drive
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: decreased sex drive (libido)

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Oct 24, 2009 (Started Mar 21, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Worked well
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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