List of adverse effects of paroxetine

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This is a list of adverse effects of the antidepressant paroxetine, sorted by frequency of occurrence.[1][2][3][4]

Very common[edit]

Very common (>10% incidence) adverse effects include:

  • Nausea
  • Sexual dysfunction (including anorgasmia (difficulty achieving an orgasm), erectile dysfunction, genital anaesthesia, ejaculation disorder, loss of libido etc.). Paroxetine is associated with a higher rate of sexual dysfunction than other SSRIs.[5][page needed]
  • Impaired concentration
  • Somnolence is more common with paroxetine than with other SSRIs.[6][page needed]
  • Insomnia
  • Headache
  • Dry mouth

Common[edit]

Common (1–10% incidence) adverse effects include:

Uncommon[edit]

Uncommon (0.1–1% incidence) adverse effects include:

Rare[edit]

Rare (0.01–0.1% incidence) adverse effects include:

Very rare[edit]

Rare (<0.01% incidence) adverse effects include:

References[edit]

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