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How does Paroxetine hydrochloride interact with other medications or food?

Paroxetine hydrochloride should never be combined with thioridizane or within two weeks of starting or stopping monoamine oxidase inhibitors. This prescription drug does not interact well with numerous other drugs, so it is important that you speak with your doctor and disclose all the medications you are taking. Dangerous and even fatal reactions are possible when this drug is combined with thioridazine or monoamine oxidase inhibitors, such as the antidepressants phenelzine and tranylcypromine. You will also need to avoid this drug if it gives you an allergic reaction.

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