Paxil Withdrawal and Paxil Detox

Siobhan Morse, executive director of The National Institute for Holistic Addiction Studies, discusses Paxil Withdrawal and Detox in this Special Report.

What is Paxil?

Paxil is an anti-depressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors, also known as SSNRIs.

Paxil is used to treat major depressive disorder and general anxiety disorder.

Paxil affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause depression.

Paxil Withdrawal and Paxil Detox

Paxil Withdrawal and Paxil Detox

What is Paxil withdrawal?

Paxil and other selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors are known to cause varying degrees of withdrawal symptoms in people who quickly stop taking the medicine.

This is also the case with another class of antidepressants known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors.

These withdrawal symptoms are sometimes called “antidepressant discontinuation syndrome.”

What are the withdrawal symptoms of Paxil?

The withdrawal symptoms of Paxil include dizziness, nausea, headaches, unpleasant sensations such as tingling or burning, vomiting, irritability, and nightmares.

What is Paxil detox?

The safest way to withdraw from Paxil is in a substance medical drug detox program.

Medical programs address one’s state of health and specific metabolic needs as well as provide the necessary nutritional support.

All of this helps to avoid the worst of the Paxil withdrawal symptoms.

This kind of medical drug detox program has been proven safer, faster, and more reliably comfortable than other systems currently in use.

Most patients detox safely from Paxil in about seven days.

Individuals can withdraw from Paxil on an outpatient basis, but it may take up to four weeks.


Paxil Withdrawal and Detox

Paxil Withdrawal and Detox



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