|Therap.Cat :||Paroxetine is a serotonin uptake inhibitor that is effective in the treatment of depression.
Paroxetine is a Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor. The mechanism of action of paroxetine is as a Serotonin Uptake Inhibitor.
Paroxetine Mesylate is the mesylate salt form of paroxetine, a phenylpiperidine derivative and a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) with antidepressant and anxiolytic properties. Paroxetine binds to the pre-synaptic serotonin transporter complex resulting in negative allosteric modulation of the complex, thereby blocking reuptake of serotonin by the pre-synaptic transporter.