I told my doctor that I was experiencing some depression and eating more. He said that the medicine would help with the eating; however, while researching information about the medicine, other people said it made them gain weight. My dosage is a 10 mg tablet which I am supposed to take every morning.
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I understand weight gain is common while taking paxil cr. Can I modifiy my diet to maintain my current weight or does it really matter?
1 answer • 11 Jun 2010
I've gained more than 30 lbs. since taking Paxil several yrs. ago. My dr. recently said that the Paxil may be a factor and to discontinue it. I ...
3 answers • 13 Jul 2010
I have struggled previously with an ED and had treatment. Paxil was described for PTSD and I do not want anymore weight gain.
4 answers • 30 Aug 2011
... about it. I am coming off Paxil because of the weight gain does this medicine make you gain/lose weight? Also how long does it take to work? ...
1 answer • 18 Apr 2013