Seroxat


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Seroxat

(ˈsɛˌrɒksæt)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark a drug that prolongs the action of serotonin in the brain; used to treat depression and social anxiety
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In 2007 Williams was treated for his -addiction to the prescription pills Xanax, Seroxat and Vicodin, and the energy drink Lucozade.
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has announced that Glaxo entered illegal deals with rival companies to stop them making generic versions of its Seroxat treatment.
4billion, made "substantial payments" to three firms to stop them producing generic versions of antidepressant Seroxat.
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is alleging that Glaxo offered substantial payments to Alpharma, Generics and Norton Healthcare, to hold off from supplying rival medicines to its blockbuster Seroxat treatment.
The Office of Fair Trading alleges that Glaxo offered "substantial" payments to Alpharma, Generics and Norton Healthcare to hold off from supplying rival medicines to its blockbuster Seroxat treatment.
Researchers focused on the complications linked to a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), which include Prozac and Seroxat.
The studies compared the effects of St John's Wort with placebos and a wide range antidepressants, including Selective Seretonin Re-uptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) such as Prozac and Seroxat.
The drug, made by pharmaceutical giants GlaxoSmithKline, is sold as Seroxat in the UK and Paxil in the US.
I refer specifically, in this instance, to the debacle with Glaxosmithkline and the drug Seroxat.
The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said it remained concerned that GSK failed to raise the alarm earlier over the side-effects of Seroxat.
Barbarella's pills were "exaltation transference pellets", ours are Prozac or Seroxat and we take them until "mood enhancement" is achieved.