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Pexeva: Oral tablet

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Available Strengths
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Pexeva 20mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 20 
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Pexeva 10mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 10 
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Pexeva 30mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 30 
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Pexeva 20mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 20 
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Pexeva 30mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 30 
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Pexeva 40mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 40 
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Pexeva 10mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 10 
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Pexeva 20mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 20 
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Pexeva 20mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 20 
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Pexeva 40mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 40 
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Pexeva 10mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 10 
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Pexeva 40mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 40 
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Pexeva 10mg Tab
Noven Therapeutics, LLC formerly JDS Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: POT 10 
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Pexeva 10mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 10 
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Pexeva 20mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 20 
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Pexeva 30mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 30 
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Pexeva 30mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 30 
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Pexeva 40mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 40 
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Pexeva 40mg Tab
JDS Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: POT 40 
How This Drug Works
Selective Serotonin Re-uptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)
Serotonin is a chemical messenger nerve cells use to deliver messages from cell to cell and help to control pain, pleasure, anxiety, sleep and emotional behaviors.
Serotonin is a chemical messenger nerve cells use to communicate. Changing the levels of chemical messengers helps control pain, pleasure, anxiety, sleep and emotional behaviors.  <br><br>Serotonin passes from cell to cell by binding to receptors on nearby cells to deliver messages. Nerve cells control the amount of serotonin traveling between the cells. Serotonin is &#39;recycled&#39; by cells in a process called reuptake. <br><br>Selective Serotonin Reuptake inhibitors or &#34;SSRIs&#34; affect serotonin levels used to communicate between nerve cells by preventing the cells from recycling serotonin and allowing it more time to relay the message. Changing the balance of serotonin in the brain seems to help nerve cells send and receive chemical messages, which in turn boosts mood.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Pexeva: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

PAROXETINE (pa ROX e teen) is used to treat depression. It may also be used to treat anxiety disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic attacks, post traumatic stress, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD).

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Paxil: Oral tablet

Similar Generic Drugs : Paroxetine: Oral tablet

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Pexeva: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
61.59%
38.41%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
2.07%
20.57%
44.51%
32.84%
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