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Paxil Pregnancy


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Is Paxil (Paroxetine) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is D. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits

Paxil (Paroxetine) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • Can harm an unborn child, so you can't take it if you're pregnant.
  • Tips
  • No info available
  • Risks
  • Paxil (Paroxetine) can harm a developing fetus. Don't use it while pregnant, especially in the first trimester. If you're considering having a baby, talk to your doctor about alternative medications.
Source: FDA package insert