Brisdelle is an FDA-approved oral prescription antidepressant that belongs to a class of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It contains a low dose of paroxetine and helps to balance chemicals in the brain to treat moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause. Brisdelle may be prescribed for additional purposes not listed here as deemed appropriate by a physician.
Brisdelle Side Effects
Brisdelle side effects vary between patients, and may lessen over time as your body becomes accustomed to the medication. It is possible that not all side effects have been reported. If you have any questions or concerns regarding Brisdelle or its side effects, contact your prescribing doctor. Brisdelle side effects may include:
- Acid or sour stomach
- Decreased appetite
- Decreased sexual ability or desire
- Pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
- Problems urinating
- Runny or stuffy nose
- Sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
- Stomach discomfort or upset
- Trouble sleeping
The cost of medications can add up quickly, so to reduce your out-of-pocket expenses, try using a Brisdelle coupon or Brisdelle discount card. The discount card is available free of charge and is accepted at thousands of pharmacies nationwide, so call your local pharmacy today to find out if they participate in a prescription discount card program. Many patients can save up to 75 percent off their medications by using a Brisdelle discount card.