Paroxetine: a review.

  title={Paroxetine: a review.},
  author={Michel S Bourin and Pierre S. Chue and Y Guillon},
  journal={CNS drug reviews},
  volume={7 1},
Paroxetine is a potent and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) with currently approved indications for the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder and social phobia. It is also used in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, premenstrual dysphoric disorder and chronic headache. Paroxetine, a phenylpiperidine derivative, is the most potent inhibitor of the reuptake of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) of all the… CONTINUE READING


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