Depression Home > Pexeva Warnings and Precautions
- Are allergic to it, to Paxil®, to paroxetine hydrochloride, to paroxetine mesylate, or to any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Are taking linezolid (Zyvox®) or intravenous methylene blue. Pexeva should not be started in people taking linezolid or IV methylene blue, but a person already taking Pexeva may be given linezolid or methylene blue, if absolutely necessary, and only with very careful monitoring and only if Pexeva is stopped during treatment.
- Have taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the past two weeks (see Pexeva Drug Interactions).
- Are taking pimozide (Orap®) or thioridazine (Mellaril®) (see Pexeva Drug Interactions).