In a case-control study of all patients admitted with gastrointestinal bleeding to three hospitals over an 18-month period, 17% of the 417 patients with bleeding were using a selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitor (SSRI) at the time.
An analysis of data from a large, federally funded clinical trial indicates that when such patients take antidepressant medication of the class known as selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitors (SSRIs), they reap major heart-health benefits.
In addition, a double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study showed rapid efficacy of ALKS 5461 in 32 patients with major depressive disorder who failed to respond adequately to treatment with selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitors (SSRIs) or selective serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake
inhibitors (SNRIs), he said.
AstraZeneca has been collaborating with Targacept Inc (Nasdaq:TRGT) on the global development of TC-5214, with the initial goal being to develop the drug as an adjunct treatment for major depressive disorder (MDD) in patients with an inadequate response to a selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitor (SSRI) or serotonin/norepinephrine reuptake
In 2005, the Food and Drug Administration rejected the short-acting selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitor for use in the United States.
Studies have shown that calcium supplements, as well as antidepressant medications known as selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitors (SN: 10/7/00, p.
-- The fear that combining migraine medication with selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitors can increase the risk of serotonin syndrome may be over-stated, Dr.
7 December 2010 - US biotechnology company Genentech Inc, a member of Swiss drugmaker Roche Group (VTX: ROG) announced on Sunday eight-week results from a Phase II study of RG16781, its investigational first-in-class glycine reuptake
inhibitor (GRI) for the treatment of schizophrenia, which showed meaningful impact on the negative symptoms of disease.
VIENNA -- An estimated 700,000 Americans were at risk for serotonin syndrome in 2004 because they were simultaneously on a triptan and a selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitor or serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake
inhibitor, according to data reported at the annual congress of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology.
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.
Researchers now report that popular antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitors (SSRIs) might diminish the effectiveness of tamoxifen by limiting its conversion into medicinally important agents.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake
inhibitor venlafaxine is as effective as paroxetine in the treatment of panic disorder, Dr.