Paroxetine 10mg (NDC: 0093-7114)

Name:

Paroxetine 10mg

NDC:

0093-7114

Generic Name:

Paroxetine Hydrochloride

Strength:

10mg

Form:

Tablet

Labeler:

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.

Shape:

Round

Color:

Yellow

Imprint:

9;3;7114

Medication Class:

SSRI

Active Ingredient:

Paroxetine Hydrochloride Anhydrous

Pregnancy Category:

Usually not recommended (Category D)

Illustration:

Pill Illustration: Paroxetine 10mg (0093-7114)

About this medication

Paroxetine is the name of the medication. It comes in the form of a tablet, and should be taken by mouth. It belongs to a class of medications called SSRI.

Why is this medication prescribed

This medication is typically used for treating depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders.

How does it work

It works by increasing the amounts of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.

How to use it

This medication comes as a tablet. You should put it in your mouth and swallow it with a glass of water. Do not chew, break or crush it. Swallow it whole.

What to do if you are pregnant

Tell your physician if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Studies show that when pregnant women use the medication, some babies are born with problems related to the medication. However, in some serious situations, the medication may still help the mother and the baby more than it might harm. Talk with your physician about it.

More Information

Read more about Paroxetine 10mg on the FDA website.

Last Update: March 4th 2017
Data sources: Label (March 4th 2017), FDA (May 31st 2015)

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