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Rodnye posted:
I recently stop taking the anxiety medicine Paroxentine. I have been taking it for 5 months. Since I have stop taking it I have been experiencing what I can best describe as small shocking pain to my head ever 5min or so. I am wondering is that a normal thing to happen since I have stop taking that medicine?
Patricia Farrell, PhD responded:
The brand name for this medication is Paxil and the withdrawal process can include what patients have called "brain zaps" and many people talk about this.

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