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A trademark for the hydrochloride salt of the drug paroxetine.
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Noun1.Paxil - a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade name Paxil)
selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor, SSRI - an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain
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5% carbomethoxycellulose), an oral dose of the vehicle alone (inactive control), or paroxetine hydrochloride (Paxil) dissolved in distilled water (active control).
Mylan) announced that after a trial in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, a jury returned a verdict in favor of the Company in its breach of contract lawsuit against GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) relating to Paroxetine Hydrochloride Extended-release (ER) Tablets.
Treatment of premature ejaculation with paroxetine hydrochloride as needed: Two single-blind, placebo-controlled crossover studies.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is recommending that the anti-depressant medication paroxetine hydrochloride (marketed in the United States under the name Paxil) not be used to treat major depressive disorder in children and adolescents, though the agency warned that patients taking the drug not suddenly discontinue using it except under the advice of a physician.
The group holds a patent in the US covering the ``hemihydrate'' version of Paxil - a crystalline form of the chemical paroxetine hydrochloride - until 2006.
Paxil Paroxetine Hydrochloride, introduced to the market under the brand name Paxil, is a mild anti-depressant drug similar to Prozac and Zoloft, though with different indications and a different chemical structure.
The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Paxil, known chemically as paroxetine hydrochloride, to treat panic disorder.