Paxil vs Prednisone

Paxil
(Rx)
Prednisone
(Rx)
Paxil is an antidepressant medication.
Prednisone is a steroid.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Headaches
1.6
Concern level
1.8
Helpfulness
for Headaches
2.3
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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December 29, 1992
January 17, 1972
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
310,100 Discussions
570,334 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Depression
#3 for Panic Attacks
#4 for Insomnia
#5 for Panic
#6 for OCD
#8 for Headaches
#10 for GAD
#11 for Panic Disorder
#12 for Anxiety Attacks
Paxil is prescribed for Anxiety, Depression and Panic Attacks and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for RA
#2 for Allergy
#3 for Swelling
#6 for Lupus
#7 for Asthma
#8 for Infection
#10 for Rash
#11 for Headaches
#12 for Itching
#13 for Joint Pain
#14 for Cancer
#16 for Hives
#17 for Acne
Prednisone is prescribed for RA, Allergy, Crohn's Disease, Swelling, Ulcerative Colitis, Lupus, Asthma, Infection, Rash, Headaches, Itching, Joint Pain, Shortness of Breath, Hives and Acne and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Pax
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Dizziness
2
Nausea
2
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Numbness
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Suicide
1
Head Zaps
1
Decreased Libido
1
Drowsiness
1
Pre
Weight Gain
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Mood Swings
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Cataract
1
Bone Loss
1
Stomach Problems
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Increased Appetite
1
Loss of Appetite
1
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Paxil
Pax
Prednisone
Pre
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pax
Pre
10
1
Dizziness
Pax
Pre
2
0
Nausea
Pax
Pre
2
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Pax
Pre
1
0
Numbness
Pax
Pre
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Pax
Pre
1
0
Suicide
Pax
Pre
1
0
Head Zaps
Pax
Pre
1
0
Decreased Libido
Pax
Pre
1
0
Drowsiness
Pax
Pre
1
0
Weight Gain
Pre
Pax
3
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pre
Pax
1
10
Mood Swings
Pre
Pax
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Pre
Pax
1
0
Cataract
Pre
Pax
1
0
Bone Loss
Pre
Pax
1
0
Stomach Problems
Pre
Pax
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Pre
Pax
1
0
Increased Appetite
Pre
Pax
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Pre
Pax
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA)
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D Category D
Before taking Paxil during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Not Available
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Paxil and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Paroxetine Hcl
Prednisone
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Paxil and Prednisone: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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