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Is sexual dysfunction a side effect of Paxil?

Sexual dysfunction is a side effect of Paxil. Up to 10% of both males and females taking Paxil experience a variety of sexual issues.  This is a side effect with other drugs in this class as well.  It is something you need to discuss with your physician at your next appointment so that you can decide if the benefits outweigh this side effect.

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