aroxetine belongs to a class of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). This medication is used to treat major depression associated with mood disorders. It is also applied in the treatment of body dysmorphic disorder and anxiety. Paroxetine (Paxil) Dosage and direction Take Paroxetine by mouth with a glass of water, with or without food. Avoid cutting, crushing, or chewing this medicine. Do not take the medicine more often than prescribed. Do not give up taking it, except on the recommendation of your doctor. It may take time for the medicine to help. Consult your doctor about the appropriate dosage for you.
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If you see that it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not take your dose twice.
If you think you have used too much of this medicine, seek emergency medical attention immediately. Symptoms of an overdose usually include chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling dizzy or faint.