What is Paxtine?
Paxtine is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Paxtine affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced.
What is Paxtine used for?
Paxtine is used to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD).
How to consume Paxtine?
Take Paxtine tablets at the same time each day will help remembering to take it. Swallow Paxtine controlled-release tablets whole. Do not break, crush, or chew before swallowing.
Where to store Paxtine?
Keep Paxtine where children cannot reach it. A locked cupboard at least one-and-a-half metres above the ground is a good place to store medicines.
How to dispose medicine?
If the doctor asks to stop consuming Paxtine, or the tablets have passed their expiry date, ask the pharmacist what to do with any that are left over.