selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor


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selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

n.
An SSRI.
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Major Finding: The selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor citalopram is effective for reducing depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation in older adults with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder and subsyndromal depression
CHICAGO -- A preliminary analysis of hospital admissions suggests that selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors may be associated with a significant risk of gastrointestinal bleeding, Michael Jones, M.
In a large nested case-control study, the researchers found that certain selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) correlated with an increased likelihood of cataract diagnosis and cataract surgery.
The fear that combining migraine medication with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors can increase the risk of serotonin syndrome may be over-stated, Dr.
Lexapro(TM) (escitalopram oxalate) is the newest and fastest-growing selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI).
In addition, the study seeks to determine the most effective alternative treatment for subjects who show a poor response to a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and to expand the company's database to allow further optimization of Aspect's technology.
Physicians should be aware that concomitant use of a triptan and a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor or a selective serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor can lead to serotonin syndrome, according to a public health advisory issued by the Food and Drug Administration.
To assess the efficacy of drug and behavioral therapy 41 patients on a stable treatment regimen for rheumatoid arthritis were enrolled in a randomized study Fourteen patients were treated with a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, sertraline, and cognitive-behavioral therapy Another 13 patients were treated with sertraline and participated in an arthritis educational program.
The committee agreed that the data presented demonstrated the safety and efficacy of LUVOX, which is a potent selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), for the treatment of OCD.
Patients taking a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and bupropion SR expressed significantly greater sexual desire and frequency of sex than did patients taking an SSRI and placebo, Dr.
Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride), a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor for the treatment of depression, was approved for U.
A selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor for premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), the first drug approved specifically for PMDD.

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