Depression may be caused not only by severe stress. Different psychosomatic disorders which change a balance of the chemical ingredients in the brain and reduce the level of serotonin may influence on the development of the depression. Paxil helps to increase the level of serotonin in the brain and stops the depression symptoms.
Paxil helps to restore emotional balance and removes the depression symptoms. It contains an active ingredient Paroxetine which is added to the group of serotonin reuptake inhibitors. This antidepressant increases the amount of serotonin in the brain. It naturally improves mood, increases mental and physical activity and helps to better resist stress situations.
Paxil is not only antidepressant but also an effective antianxiety product. Using Paxil significantly lowers the groundless anxiety, improves the quality of sleep, and anxiety and nervousness pass.
ThetherapeuticeffectofPaxiloccurswithin 2-4 weeks. The effect begins to gradually grow and reaches the maximum till 8th week.
Paxil is produced in the pills of the oval form for the oral use. The pills are released in the doses of 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, and 40 mg, and every pill has its own color. The Paxil pills 10 mg are yellow, Paxil 20 mg are pink, Paxil 30 mg are blue, and Paxil 40 mg are green.
Who is prescribed Paxil?
Paxil is prescribed patients with psychoemotional disorders which are caused by serotonin deficit and psychosomatic factors:
– Social phobia
– Severe chronic depression
– Panic attacks
– Sleep disturbance
– Post-traumatic psychological disorders
How to take Paxil?
The Paxil pills are taken orally with a glass of water, once per day. The standard therapeutic dose of Paxil for adults is 20 mg per day.
If the therapeutic effect is absent, the daily dose of Paxil can be increased up to 60 mg. High doses of Paxil may be divided into 2-3 times per day.
The everyday dose is gradually increased, by about 10 mg once per week. The treatment is continued until the symptoms of the psychoemotional disorder disappear.
– Paxil is not used by senior patients over 65 years old, during pregnancy, by children under 15 years old, and during individual intolerance of Paroxetine
– The simultaneous use of Paxil with MAO inhibitors is impossible. The interval between the use of these antidepressants should be at least 2 weeks
– Using Paxil can cause suicidal thoughts within the first two weeks. A patients must be controlled
Headache, nausea, dry mouth, impaired coordination of movement, tremor of extremities, irregular menstruation, and abnormal ejaculation often appear during the use of Paxil.
The side effect of Paxil occurs in the first week of the treatment and completely disappear during the further use of the pills. A chance of the side effects is reduced if the dosage regimen is followed.