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The exact amount of your paroxetine mesylate dosage will depend on several factors, such as your age and the condition being treated. If you are taking this drug for major depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, or generalized anxiety disorder, your dose will likely start at 20 mg a day. If symptoms continue or if side effects develop, your healthcare provider may adjust this amount accordingly.
An Introduction to Dosing With Paroxetine MesylateThe dosage of paroxetine mesylate (Pexeva®) your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- The reason you are taking it
- Other medical conditions you may have
- Other medications you may be taking
- Your age.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.