selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

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selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

n.
An SSRI.
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Both of these medications are serotonin uptake inhibitors.
It also offers a possible explanation for the negative effects on bone seen with the use of serotonin uptake inhibitors.
Since the introduction of Blue Cross' GenericSelect(R) incentive program in the fourth quarter of 2002, members have nearly doubled the use of generic selective serotonin uptake inhibitors (anti-depressants), increased their use of generic cholesterol lowering drugs by 15% and increased the use of generic non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs by more than 20%.
These can be treated with anti-depressant tablets known as serotonin uptake inhibitors.
Soifer plans to do a controlled study of the program, also evaluating the possible use of selective serotonin uptake inhibitors in conjunction with CBT.
These can be treated with antidepressant tablets known as serotonin uptake inhibitors.