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Top three Antidepressant Medication:

Top three Antidepressant Medication Lacye Chapman

Depressed? The brain contains a network of neurons and receptors, which communicate via the synaptic junction. When lack of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine occur, depression is the result. Antidepressants work to increase these key components, promoting overall mental health. :

Depressed? The brain contains a network of neurons and receptors, which communicate via the synaptic junction. When lack of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine occur, depression is the result. Antidepressants work to increase these key components, promoting overall mental health.

The top three antidepressant medications are: Zoloft (Sertraline Hydrochloride) Lexapro (Escitalopram) Prozac (Fluoxetine) :

The top three antidepressant medications are: Zoloft (Sertraline Hydrochloride) Lexapro ( Escitalopram ) Prozac (Fluoxetine)

Zoloft (Sertraline Hydrochloride) Is prescribed for patients with: *Bipolar Disorder- extreme feelings of high and low *Manic Depression- individuals feelings go from mania(excitement) to extreme depression :

Zoloft ( S ertraline Hydrochloride) Is prescribed for patients with: *Bipolar Disorder- extreme feelings of high and low *Manic Depression- individuals feelings go from mania(excitement) to extreme depression

Lexapro (Escitalopram) This antidepressant is prescribed for: * Major Depressive Disorder(MDD) in adults and in children ages (12-17)- continual low mood *Generalized Anxiety Disorder- A pattern of frequent consistent worry :

Lexapro ( Escitalopram ) This antidepressant is prescribed for: * Major Depressive Disorder(MDD) in adults and in children ages (12-17)- continual low mood *Generalized Anxiety Disorder- A pattern of frequent consistent worry

Prozac ( Fluoxetine) This antidepressant is prescribed for: *Major Depressive Disorder- all encompassing low mood *Bulimia Nervosa- an eating disorder *Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder- repetitive behaviors to reduce anxiety *Panic Disorder- severe anxiety *Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)- severe form of premenstrual anxiety :

Prozac ( Fluoxetine ) This antidepressant is prescribed for: * M ajor Depressive Disorder- all encompassing low mood * Bulimia Nervosa- an eating disorder * Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder- repetitive behaviors to reduce anxiety * Panic Disorder- severe anxiety * Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD )- severe form of premenstrual anxiety

Zoloft, Lexapro, and Prozac -All three medications are Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). These antidepressants and anti-anxiety medications approved by the FDA treat a variety of mental illnesses. These drugs are usually affordable and have a lower risk of side effects than some of the older antidepressants. :

Zoloft, Lexapro, and Prozac - All three medications are Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs ). These antidepressants and anti-anxiety medications approved by the FDA treat a variety of mental illnesses . T hese drugs are usually affordable and have a lower risk of side effects than some of the older antidepressants.

General side effects of Zoloft, Prozac, and Lexapro include but are not limited to: dry mouth nausea headache diarrhea nervousness restlessness agitation increased sweating weight gain insomnia drowsiness :

General side effects of Zoloft, Prozac, and Lexapro include but are not limited to: dry mouth nausea headache diarrhea nervousness restlessness agitation increased sweating weight gain insomnia drowsiness

Zoloft, Prozac, and Lexapro :

Zoloft, Prozac, and Lexapro These three antidepressants are prescribed to thousands every year. With the help of therapeutic pharmaceuticals people are able to carry out “normal” every day lives. I hope this power point has helped in forming a better understanding for the antidepressant medications presented.

Works Cited www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lexapro www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prozac www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zoloft www.youtube.com:

Works Cited www.wikipedia.org /wiki/ Lexapro www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Prozac www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Zoloft www.youtube.com

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