The dr change my pill to paxil I started them yesterday an I got really sick that I had to go to hospital. How long does the side effect last? I was shaking nervousness got really hot all of a sudden and lot of air in my back
27 Jul 2011
Hello Riveralisa. I also as you take paxil. Did you notify your doctor that you went to the hospital? By sick, were you vomiting? headaches? stomach aches/cramps? Dizzy? Paxil, its side effects will as a norm, leave you, the common ones within a week or so of beginning the drug. Sometimes a bit longer. For the drug to begin its theraputic effect(s) can take anywhere from four to five weeks. Call your doctor and explain that you were so ill/sick you had to go to a hospital, because of the paxil and becarefull, and once again contact your doctor.
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