If you or someone you know has taken Paxil, they may need legal representation. GlaxoSmithKline, makers of Paxil, have proposed a 8.5 million dollar lawsuit to  set aside allegations of false advertisement stating that Paxil was non addictive. Sufferers of Paxil side effects should consult with a lawyer to determine if they have a right to legal compensation, unemployment or other monetary restitution.



Paxil is a prescription drug used to treat depression, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD),anxiety, and post traumatic stress disorder (PSTD). It contains higher than usual amounts of Paroxetine, a popular antidepressant drug classed as a serotonin reuptake inhibitor.

Side Effects:

Paxil, though useful in the treatment of depression, has many side effects including:

  • Seizures
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Fainting, balance or coordination problems
  • Hallucinations, confusion
  • Racing or abnormal heart rate
  • Birth Defects
  • Addiction
  • Withdrawal

Many sufferer of birth defects, addiction to and withdrawal from Paxil have sucessfully filed lawsuits and been awarded billions of dollars in compensation.

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