selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

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selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

n.
An SSRI.
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Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are the mainstay of pharmacological treatment for both depression and anxiety disorders.
Based on the result of two 8-week placebo-controlled studies including 861 patients with MDD and a 52-week open-label study including 599 patients, the company believes that the drug is associated with decreased sexual dysfunction, which is something of an Achilles' heel for selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).
In vitro biotransformation of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor citalopram, its enantiomers and demethylated metabolites by monoamine oxidase in rat and human brain preparations.
These include newer medications-chiefly the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)-the tricyclics, and the monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs).
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.
The fear that combining migraine medication with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors can increase the risk of serotonin syndrome may be over-stated, Dr.
It is both a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor and a 5HT1A partial agonist that has been found to have an acceptable safety profile for this stage of development.
On average, about 61% of patients will experience at least one side effect from taking a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) or a serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI), according to the analysis.
Venlafaxine extended-release (Effexor XR) achieves remission faster than paroxetine (Paxil), a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor with a Food and Drug Administration-approved indication for treatment of panic disorder.
Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride), a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor for the treatment of depression, was approved for U.
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.
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.

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