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  1. Heart being Squeezed
    ... pvc's and had an ablation 1994 for SVT. I was given Paxil 5mg for prevention of migraines which I have been ... at the hospital. Does anyone think it could be the paxil ? I am going to my electrocardio next week but I am...
    ... potassium condition in causing your pain, as compared to Paxil . Although I doubt that either were/are what caused ... your pain. I took Paxil for almost 4 years, and never had any physical pain ... was surprised at all the physical side effects of paxil , when I did a search on a pharmaceutical website. ... the info and posted it below. It is not copyrighted. Paxil is a strong medication that should be taken seriously ... back :) Cardiovascular System side effects of Paxil : Frequent adverse events are those occurring...
    ... I would question why Paxil was prescribed for prevention of migraines?...

  2. Heart Bi-Pass
    ... Laughing one minute and crying the next. I took Paxil for about two weeks and went off them. I'm doing fine...

  3. Palpitations...
    ... problem which I am now on medication for (a low dose of Paxil ), but my anxiety has been the cause of multiple hospital...

  4. Supra Ventricular Tachycardia
    ... medicine, I don't know if this also causes it???? ( paxil , singuair, advair, orthotricline) I am glad I am not...

  5. Heart Palpitations
    ... of course everything was fine. My doctor put me on Paxil CR about 2 months ago. Since then the anxiety has ... having problems with palpitations. Even before the Paxil I would get these occasionally. But I seem to have...

  6. Please, Please Reassure Me!
    ... attack that would do me in. I went so far as to try Paxil . Finally, after a few days of Paxil and feeling 10...

  7. Fast heart rate always, hard to sleep
    ... medication for this? Is anxiety even the cause? I tried Paxil once, but that day, it made me so complacent that...

  8. heart doing flipflops
    ... doctor who said it was anxiety as well. She put me on Paxil to try for a week and it didn't help at all. I went...

  9. Tach? or panic, please help
    ... They then switched me to Effexor and then finaly to Paxil . I don't feel any better since this all started-actually...

  10. 6 weeks of chest discomfort
    ... you might also want to talk to your doctor about paxil or some other ani anxiety drug, you are stressing...

  11. All Stents, All The Time
    ... not encouraging... Oh Zip, you meant Plavix not Paxil right? I tried Paxil after the 3rd cath at the suggestion ... to the possibility of feeling angina again. I took Paxil 3 days and discovered then what anxiety really was ... like! I went of Paxil and have been fine ever since. As for stents. ... representing enough oxygen flow). Thats when I tried paxil and gave up on paxil--terrible experience. I started...

  12. Radio Frequency Cardiac Ablation and Electrophysiology Study
    ... to 200 beats per minute or so. Well, he put my on paxil . They say the stuff isn't addictive - BUT HA! THat ... continued for a while. THe first few days of being on paxil were wonderful. It was messing with my levels of seretonin ... a regular pill popper. So I guess we continued on paxil for almost a year and I continued to have major attacks...

  13. MR Angiography?
    ... "discomfort" I experienced last night. I did try Paxil for anxiety, but that made me even more anxious. ...

  14. Racing heartbeat for no reason.
    ... I have taken Paxil cr, and after 6 mths I decided to wean off of it,...

  15. Blood Pressure Problem
    ... meds? I am on 50mg Atenolol(Bete Blocker) & 20mg Paxil & 1mg Ativan-Twice daily(My Dr put me on this when...

  16. mitral valve prolapse - taking Atenolol
    ... sleep? Whatever you do, don't let any dr give you Paxil or Prozac for stress that can cause your heart to...
    ... suffering extreme panic attacks. My Dr. prescribed Paxil and it seems to be working,Were you taking meds for...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Stopped Taking Bp Meds Should I Stay Off Or Go Back On?
    ... week and see how you feel. Now, I am on 10 mg of paxil , and was on 5mg of norvasc, while i still feel a little...

  2. Lexapro and blood pressure reduction?
    ... known to cause BP to rise temporarily. I've been on Paxil as well and it never bothered me as far as I can remember...

  3. When To Come Off High Blood Pressure Meds?
    ... someone to come off bp medications? I am also on 10mg paxil ,but the thing is when i started taking norvasc i...

  4. my BP went up to 130/100 medication or asthma cause this?
    ... biotic in 3 weeks, I took 400 mg Avelox, with 10mg paxil , and 5mg norvasc, my breathing problems have been...
    ... in which i would get tired so easily, im sure the paxil and norvasc could have something to do with that....

  5. Hypertension and Anxiety? Help
    ... trying to get some advice on this board, because I take Paxil . I am trying not to take any more sick time from...

  6. Hypertension and low pulse
    ... Lisinopril. I also suffer from anxiety, for which I take Paxil . Does anyone have to take med for anxiety and hypertension...

  7. was diagnosed with HBP; suffering from anxiety attack
    ... primary care physician prescribed anti-anxiety med Paxil ...non-addictive unlike Xanax....

  8. high blood pressure semi cold weather
    ... appreciated, and by the way I take 5mg norvasc, 5mg paxil not sure if this would contribute to that....

  9. Need Help My blood pressure goes high with anxiety
    ... I am currently on 5mg of norvasc, and 5mg of paxil (a 10mg pill cut in half) my question is, should i...

  10. Desperate 26yr Male - Sudden onset of Hypertension 1 month ago.
    ... opted to give me something called and SSRI called Paxil . He wanted me to take Paxil for a couple weeks to ... rescription renewel of Xanax to have as a backup incase the paxil cant supress panic attack, etc. He did much to ... and a mri later. I have read so much about this Paxil and had a friend that had been on it for a month. ... Not that it isnt already) :) Anyone have to take paxil ? Thanks....
    ... I haven't taken Paxil , but someone I know did, and that person committed ... to blame. After the death I did some reading about Paxil and learned that it was a VERY controversial drug ... public. There are currently people out there protesting Paxil 's existence. I would strongly suggest you investigate...
    ... the follow up. I have opted to not even consider paxil . Here's something that is interesting. Just a week...

  11. Very Frustrated Need Some Input
    ... again, I am a 25 year old male, that is on 10 mg of paxil (for depression which i no longer have and anxiety...

  12. When do you find is the best time of day for BP meds (beta blockers)?
    ... 119/70 at home 170/70 at the doc's :) Started on Paxil about 3 weeks ago to see if it would help alleviate ... life. My wife is worn out! :p Needless to say, Paxil wasn't for me and now I'm about to take Toprol XL...
    ... [QUOTE=Sofa King;3035439]Started on Paxil about 3 weeks ago ... my average BP at home didn...
    ... your doctor doesn't believe, find a new doctor. Paxil ? With increased risk of suicide as a side effect...

  13. My blood pressure is making me nuts!
    ... never suicidal, any how Ive also now been on 10mg of paxil . alsmot a year later, and my bp was down to 120/80...

  14. Stopping Blood Pressure Medications
    ... suffer from panic attacks and my doctor put me on Paxil CR and Xanax XR. I eventually stopped the Xanax ... no easy feat, let me tell you) and I continued with Paxil . (I'm getting to blood pressure, just hold on.) ... actually peaked at 185. The doctor insisted it wasn't Paxil 's fault. All he said was that it increases appetite ... 5mg. I started doing research on my own, and while Paxil is an appetite culprit, it also interferes with your ... gain often responsible for high blood pressure, but Paxil also by itself can increase blood pressure. My solution ... ? Stop taking the darn Paxil ! I have a confession. During this time I was, ... of alcohol, but I did stop it. Then I stopped the Paxil . Six months out, and I feel like my body has decided ... high blood pressure was due to the combination of Paxil and alcohol. The thing is, that doctor and I had...
    ... denied health insurance because of it. I stopped the Paxil because I was doing better on intestinal fortitude...
    ... suffer from panic attacks and my doctor put me on Paxil CR and Xanax XR. I eventually stopped the Xanax ... no easy feat, let me tell you) and I continued with Paxil . (I'm getting to blood pressure, just hold on.) ... actually peaked at 185. The doctor insisted it wasn't Paxil 's fault. All he said was that it increases appetite ... 5mg. I started doing research on my own, and while Paxil is an appetite culprit, it also interferes with your ... gain often responsible for high blood pressure, but Paxil also by itself can increase blood pressure. My solution ... ? Stop taking the darn Paxil ! I have a confession. During this time I was, ... of alcohol, but I did stop it. Then I stopped the Paxil . Six months out, and I feel like my body has decided ... high blood pressure was due to the combination of Paxil and alcohol. The thing is, that doctor and I had...

  15. New to this....
    ... to the dr today and my BP was high, he changed my Paxil to Lexapro, and put me on Atenolol.25 mg. He seemed ... be caused by my high level of stress and anxiety. Paxil wasn't working out for me. I am sitting here, with...

  16. 1st time poster in regards to Dr putting me on Toprol
    ... documented history of anxiety. In the past I have taken Paxil and Celexa to keep in under control but since have...

  17. Pretty extreme high blood pressure...
    ... side effects which are his fault. I took myself off paxil after taking it for over 6 yrs for other reasons than...

  18. Need some help
    ... I've been on atenolol for over 8 yrs. I was put on paxil at the same time but stopped the paxil over 2 yrs ... orgasm while on this combo and my doc said it was the paxil . Also I began having hair loss within a few months ... and my relationship was bad. Well, once I quit the paxil I assumed my sex drive would increase after time but...

  19. Advice Please! I'm going insane!
    ... it. I don't feel like the room is spinning. I'm on Paxil 40mg for depression and am taking an herbal estrogen...
    ... Could be the paxil or the dosage. I can't take anti-depressants they ... among about 100 other neg. side effects. My sis takes paxil and does ok on it. She's prob. on the same dosage...

  20. Need Some Advice About BP medications
    ... I am 57 and have heart disease. I also take hctz, paxil , fish oil, magnesium, vitamin e, and 2 low dose aspirin...

  21. what is this for??
    ... Graciella, Paroxetine is more commonly known as PAXIL ...a very potent anti-depressant. Make sure you read...

  22. Paroxetine
    ... Graciella, The doctors are prescribing the Paxil (paroxetine) for your friend's depression. It is a ... friend has "bipolar disorder" rather than depression... Paxil is the wrong kind of med for that. Lithium has been...

  23. Meds + Alcohol
    ... is taking meds for HBP (Lisinoprol) and Depression ( Paxil ). He drinks excessively (pint of whiskey and a six...
    ... A pint of whisky, a six pack of beer and Paxil is just about as dangerous a situation as you can ... booze alone WILL ruin his liver and combining the Paxil with it might ruin his mind as well. Does the prescribing ... might think! There is some decent evidence that Paxil acually CAUSES heavier drinking presumably to quell...
    ... A pint of whisky, a six pack of beer and Paxil is just about as dangerous a situation as you can ... booze alone WILL ruin his liver and combining the Paxil with it might ruin his mind as well. Does the prescribing ... might think! There is some decent evidence that Paxil acually CAUSES heavier drinking presumably to quell...
    ... A pint of whisky, a six pack of beer and Paxil is just about as dangerous a situation as you can ... booze alone WILL ruin his liver and combining the Paxil with it might ruin his mind as well. Does the prescribing ... might think! There is some decent evidence that Paxil acually CAUSES heavier drinking presumably to quell...
    ... down on the drinking. :) He doesn't take the paxil everyday, aren't you supposed to? He is supposed...

  24. Don't know what else to do
    ... related to anxiety that's returning after quitting paxil back in the spring. I bought a home monitor and ... and later had a panic attack. I've started back on paxil again to see if it will reduce my bp but it's only...

  25. New to High BP - scared
    ... ve had a history of anxiety/panic attacks and took paxil for two years (my bp was very low while I was on it...
    ... ve had a history of anxiety/panic attacks and took paxil for two years (my bp was very low while I was on it...

  26. Persistent anxiety attack
    ... take a xanax (which is rare, btw). I used to take Paxil and Celexa which was superb for my anxiety but I could...

  27. Think I may put myself back on BP meds
    ... for 30min talking. She (the phych) wanted me to take Paxil , but I wouldn't even try that. Maybe my white coat...

  28. Natural remedies (supplements) for HBP?
    ... think due to Generalized Anxiety Disorder. I take Paxil 20 mg for that, but I still have to take Lisinopril...

  29. Leg Swelling/Pitting Edema
    ... from 5 to 10 mg a day. I'm also on HCTZ 25 mg and Paxil . About 4 days ago, I noticed my legs right around...

  30. Anxiety/BP connection
    ... gain (I was never, ever this heavy) was caused by Paxil and Celexa and I've been off of the SSRI's for one...

  31. Atenolol Side Effects?
    ... the last years began being treated for Anxiety with paxil . Just had a recurrance of attacks this weekend......
    ... came out in the 1970's........I take Atenolol 25's, Paxil 25's, & Prilosec 20's...........

  32. Moms blood pressure above 200
    ... that she's never out of bed. OY, and paroxetine is PAXIL ...a potent anti-depressant...with Lorazepam and hydrocone...
    ... paroxetine is PAXIL Paxil will elevate BP in some folks, I am one of them. I ... too Lexapro, then Paxil for a month and my BP was higher than it has ever ... been. Did a medical doctor put her on Paxil or a psychiatrist? I get better anxiety control with...

  33. anyone else obsess over this??
    ... I really panic then. My doctor also prescribed Paxil to help with the panic attacks and anxiety. I am still ... on my first month of Paxil , I was told it may take 4 or 5 weeks to see anything...

  34. How do we REALLY know what our pressure is?
    ... antidepressants that are known to help especially Paxil and the new antidepressant Lexapro. Benzodiazipines...

  35. Neurocardiogenic syncope-waking from sleep to pass out
    ... but it was only when I was on too high a dose of Paxil for the condition. It's a really wierd sensation!...

  36. Anyone take Avapro or Diovan?
    ... at all, just lightheaded and sleepy. I also started paxil too so that could cause the lightheadedness too. ...

  37. diovan atenolol and lipitor
    ... and tenormin 25 daily Lipitor for cholesteral and paxil for depression I feel worse instead of better my insurance...
    ... can cause depression and god knows what they do with Paxil thrown in. Drinking can DEFINITELY raise your BP...

  38. New, my HBP story with lots of Questions
    ... started. I had panic attacks 10 years ago and was put on Paxil which worked like a charm until the BHP thing started ... anxiety level is driving my BP up and he increased my Paxil by 10mg to see if that helps. He also wants me to...

  39. New to Board w/ a Brand New Script - Help?
    ... addictive. My 2nd doc. tried to wean me off & put me on Paxil . All Paxil did was made me feel like I had a 5 day...

  40. Unsuccessful Doc's appointment
    ... immediately tried to wean me off of Xanax & put me on Paxil , which made me feel like I had a 5 day stomach flu ... said that Xanax is fine for me & that SSRI's like Paxil don't work for him personally either. He is very wishy...

  41. Anxiety
    ... anxiety, unless they make you feel like junk like Paxil probably. C) Get A New Doctor....
    ... work for anxiety (in my case), but would prescibe Paxil , in addition to the B/P meds. Paxil like most SSRI...
    ... work for anxiety (in my case), but would prescibe Paxil , in addition to the B/P meds. Paxil like most SSRI...

  42. Has anyone dropped Diovan and done alright?
    ... or side effects with another pill. my doc gave me paxil as I got palpitations from Diovan, the paxil made...

  43. coming off toprol xl
    ... consider an anxiety med. I wouldn't recommend SSRI's like Paxil at all. If it is causing you all of these problems...

  44. Insomnia and lotrel
    ... with high heart rate so they put me on toprol and paxil . Went off paxil due to side affects also tried Wellbutrin...
    ... Lotrel 5/20 & Atenolol 100 MGS. It's too many meds!!! Paxil was the worst for me. I felt like I had a 5 day stomach...
    ... these drugs but if I don't my BP goes to 150-160/100. Paxil was a horrible drug for me. I was so sick I couldn...

  45. Is This Normal? Please Help!
    ... two different anxiety meds in the past; Effexor and Paxil . Neither worked at all. Adderall has worked wonders ... recommend any other particular anxiety meds (besides Paxil & Effexor, of course)?...
    ... Paxil made me feel like I had the stomach flu for 5 days...

  46. Anti-hypertensive Medications Side Effects
    ... anything else. The same thing goes for SSRI's like Paxil . I don't understand how some of these meds. are on...

  47. Horrible bp reading at Dr
    ... Xanax. Xanax is not heroin. It helps with anxiety. Paxil & other SSRI's make me feel like I have a 5 day stomach...
    ... big deal about getting off atenolol. Try to wean off paxil . Now thats an experence and it doesn't even help with...

  48. High Blood pressure (sometimes) and Resperate
    ... like Xanax+. They are on an SSRI kick with meds. like Paxil . If you want to feel like you have a 5 day stomach ... flu, I would highly recommend Paxil ....

  49. The Reason Why White-Coat Is Obvious
    ... less side-effects.... yeah riiiight). She put me on Paxil , which gave me the worst stomach flu that I have even ... he said that he has anxiety & he had problems with Paxil . How many mixed messages am I a going to get? I told...

  50. The Next Logical Step???
    ... I got no results. All she wanted to do was give me Paxil and ativan. You already know what you get with these...

  51. Are there any non addictive anti anxiety drugs?
    ... My doc. tried to take me from a tranq (xanax) to Paxil ... my 2nd doc. Along with the witdrawals, Paxil did...

  52. Some Questions
    ... of SSRI's & he has tried 9.... 4 of them including Paxil made him sick. Xanax is for anxiety. He said that ... office was entirely against xanax & put me on the Paxil . She left his practice the following week. She also...

  53. What is considered high blood pressure?
    ... I wouldn't recommend Xanax. I wouldn't recommend Paxil or an SSRI either. They made me feel like I had a...

  54. scared to start xanax
    ... your doc. & ask what your options are for anxiety. Paxil & SSRI's didn't work for me, so I'm still stuck with...
    ... so I will quit the taper process. The SSRI's like Paxil haven't worked. Last week weaning off of the Xanax...

  55. New to diuretics-Help with bad side effects!
    ... about anything and I am anxiety prone. I have tried Paxil for anxiety. It kept my bp down but the side effects...

  56. I Can't Wean With This????
    ... hookked on It might be & I agree, but the SSRI's like Paxil made me feel really really sick. It is the only thing ... also wanted to wean me off of the Xanax & have me on Paxil . The Paxil made me feel really really sick & did nothing ... He put me back on the Xanax & said that SSRI's like Paxil cause a lot of side-effects. I had all of my tests...

  57. High Diastolic numbers. What do they mean?
    ... 2nd doc. tried to wean me off of Xanax & put me on Paxil . It was the worst. It felt like the worst stomach...

  58. Need advice
    ... am getting myself all worked up. He prescribed me Paxil CR. Anyone know anything about this drug? Safe? Anyone...
    ... you depressed, etc? I have been on regular Paxil , not the extended release for panic disorder, it made...
    ... you depressed, etc? I have been on regular Paxil , not the extended release for panic disorder, it made...

  59. What Is This B.S. With Docs???
    ... maybe this doctor won't believe in xanax & believe in paxil (which made me feel like I had the worst stomach flu...