paroxetine

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paroxetine

 [pah-rok´sĕ-tēn]
a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor administered orally as the hydrochloride salt as an antidepressant and to treat obsessive-compulsive, panic, and social anxiety disorders.

paroxetine

(pă-rŏk′sĭ-tēn′)
n.
A drug of the SSRI class, C19H20FNO3, used in its hydrochloride form to treat depression, anxiety, and certain other disorders, including obsessive-compulsive disorder.

paroxetine

A SEROTONIN RE-UPTAKE INHIBITOR drug. A brand name is Seroxat.
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Each pink capsule contains 9.69 mg paroxetine mesylate equivalent to 7.5 mg paroxetine base.
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has launched Pexeva (paroxetine mesylate), promising it will bring savings to patients under selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) therapy.
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