Medical Dictionary


noun par·ox·e·tine \par-ˈäk-sə-ˌtēn\

Medical Definition of PAROXETINE

:  a drug that functions as an SSRI and is usually administered in the form of its hydrochloride C19H20FNO3·HCl to treat depression, anxiety, or panic disorder—see paxil


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