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Dosing Information

The dose of paroxetine mesylate 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.
(Click Paroxetine Mesylate Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions With Paroxetine Mesylate

Paroxetine mesylate may react with several other medications (see Drug Interactions With Paroxetine Mesylate).

What If I Take an Overdose?

As with any medication, it is possible to take too much paroxetine mesylate. If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Pexeva Overdose for more information.)

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Paroxetine mesylate should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Paroxetine Mesylate?

If you forget to take a dose of paroxetine mesylate, simply skip your missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Is a Generic Version Available?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Pexeva for more information).
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