Drug Treatment Of Depression

Several classes of drugs and medications can be used to treat depression: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) Serotonin modulators (5-HT2 blockers) Selective serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor norepinephrine dopamine reuptake inhibitor Heterocyclic antidepressants Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) Melatonerges antidepressant Drug Selection Can the earlier response geared to a particular antidepressant. Otherwise, SSRIs are often the initial drug of choice. The various SSRIs are indeed in typical cases of comparable effectiveness, but due…

September 3, 2018