An effective medication that was developed to control depression and social anxiety.
Generic name: Paroxetine
Frank was given a prescription for Paxil by his REGULAR doctor and began to feel less depressed.
Sally spoke to her family doctor and asked to begin taking Paxil to help control her social anxiety (feeling uncomfortable around people.)
A legal anti-depressant drug prescribed by psychologists to keep troubled teenaged kids in line. Paxil is one of many drugs that mental health facilities prescribe to immature high school aged kids with raging hormones. Other similar drugs include Ritalin, Prozac, Luvox and Wellbutrin. For some strange reason, Paxil is viewed to be a magic bullet for treating common depression in youngsters. However, the drug is associated a plethora of harmful side effects. For example, you won't be able to bust a nut easily if you are taking Paxil. But more importantly, Paxil is a serotin uptake inhibitor which causes wild teenagers to act even more impulsively. The mixture of teenage stupidity and hormones coupled with this drug-induced chemical imbalance in the brain is a dangerous brew. In fact, the young teenage boys that perpetrated the infamous Columbine High School massacre were doped up on these types of doctor prescribed anti-depressants.
These types of drugs are used as a cure-all for all types of theoretical "learning disabilities" that are pointed out by teachers at school. Examples of "learning disorders" are Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (ADDHD). However, it has not been proven that ADD is even based in physical brain chemistry. Despite this very fact, pyscholigists are altering teenager's brain chemistry on a daily basis with prescription dope. The prevalance of "ADD" & "ADDHD" in our society is more closely correla...