Paxil Withdrawal and Tapering Help
Approximately 50% of patients reported discontinuation symptoms with Paxil, starting within two days of stopping the antidepressant. Our NonProfit has been helping people withdraw safely for over 14 Years. Contact
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Paxil is one of the most potent of the SSRIs (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) and has shown a high incidence of dependence. Paxil is associated with a high incidence and severity of withdrawal symptoms (discontinuation syndrome) and therefore it is recommended to taper gradually to help minimize the discomfort. Contact Us if you need help to taper off of Paxil or have questions.
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Real Results for Paxil Withdrawal
The Point of Return Program is an in-home tapering program that allows you to gradually lessen the amount of Paxil while also implementing the use of all-natural, calming nutraceuticals to help ease symptoms. We eliminate
Interaction items to help make Paxil withdrawal more comfortable. Our physician recommended schedules allow your doctor to taper you off Paxil correctly. The success of our program over the past
14 years is due to our unmatched service and unique mentoring approach. Paxil can be dangerous to abruptly or rapidly stop and our program is a proven, viable, low-cost option to continue living your life while
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We are prescription drug experts that specialize in Antidepressant withdrawals.
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Key Components of Our In-Home Program
- Skilled Experts in Prescription Drugs guiding you throughout the process
Professional, kind mentoring
Assessment at the onset to determine taper rates, potential interactions, etc.
*Nutraceuticals specially formulated to ease symptoms, these are utilized throughout the whole process
Unlike herbs and many vitamins, our nutraceuticals will not interact with any medications
Information, advice and direction
24/7 discussion board with encouraging members and knowledgeable mentors
- Email and phone access at no charge
Recommendations for addressing symptoms such as gut problems, headaches, pain, etc.
- Experienced team of committed experts with over 14 years experience
- Every person at Point of Return has a personal story with these drugs. You are not alone in the process
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At Point of Return, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, we have spent the last 14 years helping people wean off Paxil correctly. With customized taper rates and all natural nutraceuticals, our program allows you to control your symptoms and properly come off Paxil, once and for all, from the comfort of your home. Read program FAQs
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Paxil history and info
Paxil was derived from Paroxetine, which was originally developed by Ferrosan, a Danish company who began researching the compound in the 1960s. By the 1970s Ferroson developed a paroxetine formula, called the ‘Buus-Lassen compound’, and patented it in the United States in 1977. SmithKline Pharmaceuticals bought the rights and research in 1980, made revisions and patented the new paroxetine formula in 1986.
The clinical trials were performed in under-developed countries and the results were called less-than-desired by industry insiders. SmithKline was able to compile sufficient positive data to obtain an FDA approval for the brand name Paxil in 1992 and by 2007 was the 5th most prescribed antidepressant drug in the United States.
GlaxoSmithKline marketed the drug extensively as “non-habit forming” and yet this was proven to be false by numerous experts. More recently FDA scientists and other research institutions discovered that taking Paxil during pregnancy could dramatically increase the risk of serious birth defects including heart, lung, brain and spine defects, skull deformities, club foot, and abdominal defects. The FDA issued a Public Health Advisory for the use of Paxil during pregnancy and deemed a Category D pregnancy risk was required, meaning that there is clear risk to a human fetus when Paxil is taken during gestation. This category change, Public Health Advisory and notice to physicians all came after the drug had been on the market for more than 10 years.
The manufacturer of Paxil was issued more than 40 warnings from drug regulatory agencies in seven countries concerning hazardous consequences to Paxil use, including Paxil Withdrawal. Consumers across the country claim they have suffered severe Paxil Withdrawal symptoms.
Paxil is associated with a high incidence and severity of withdrawal symptoms (discontinuation syndrome) and therefore it is recommended to taper gradually to minimize the discomfort.
*While great care has been taken in organizing and presenting the material throughout this website, please note that it is provided for informational purposes only and should not be taken as Medical Advice.
*Because prescription medications can cause severe withdrawal reactions, do not stop taking any medication without first consulting your physician. The decision to taper any medication should be discussed with your doctor and done with their consent and support. More...