Skip to Content

Paxil CR - does paxil cause vivid nightmares?

Question is Closed
Report Favorite

Answers (1)

5 Nov 2009

Any kind of medication that has anything to do with seretonin receptors can cause nightmares, night terrors and odd dreams.

Votes: +0
BREE64 16 Nov 2010

I have been on paxil 20 mg for 2 months and for the last 3 nights I have been having weird dreams. I had never thought about it being the drug that I'm on.

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Has anyone experienced vivid dreaming on Pristiq?

I am taking it for the first time and am on day 5. I feel light headed, gassy, and the dreams are very intense(not nightmares)

7 answers 7 Dec 2010

Just started gabapentin 2 days ago. Last nite had 2 very vivid dreams, border-line?

... nightmares... do these decrease in time? I realize it is one of the side effects but really disturbing. Did not get a good sleep.Thanks

1 answer 6 Jan 2012

I've taken Chantix in the past and it worked but I couldn't stay on it because the vivid nightmares?

... prevented me from getting enough sleep to function! I want to try again - but I'm wondering - has anyone found anything that helps reduce ...

1 answer 19 Jun 2012

Have SSRI's been successful to help alleviate vivid nightmares while taking Chantix?

I want to try Chantix again - but couldn't tolerate it in the past because the horrific nightmares prevented me from getting enough sleep to ...

1 answer 19 Jun 2012

Methotrexate - MTX Nightmares Nites :(?

Does anybody experience nightmares or basically scary very vivid disturbing dreams on the night they take their Methotrexate? My husband takes only ...

1 answer 5 Jul 2012