Paxil CR Uses
Paxil CR is not approved for use in children or teenagers and has not been adequately studied in these age groups. Talk with your healthcare provider about the risks and benefits of using Paxil CR in children or teenagers.
On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend Paxil CR for treating something other than the conditions listed above. This is called an "off-label" use. At this time, there are several off-label Paxil CR uses, including the treatment of:
- Diabetic neuropathy
- Eating disorders (including anorexia and bulimia)
- Generalized anxiety disorder
- Hot flashes
- Personality disorders
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Premature ejaculation (see Paxil CR and Premature Ejaculation)
- Tourette syndrome.