Top Drug Therapies for Depression

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Top Drug Therapies for Depression:

Top Drug Therapies for Depression Melinda Shivers English 114-INW1

Classes of treatment for depression:

Classes of treatment for depression There are three different classes of treatment Tricyclic Inhibitors MAOI Inhibitors SSRI’s (safest form of treatment )

How depression is treated :

How depression is treated How depression is controlled Neurotransmitters Serotonin levels Norepinephrine

Advantages SSRI drugs:

Advantages SSRI drugs MAOI AND Tricyclic (1950’s) Interactions of MAOI and Tricyclic SSSRI’s safest form in reference to Interaction.

Top three SSRI Prescriptions:

Top three SSRI Prescriptions Prozac 20-60mg Zoloft 25-100mg Luvox 50-300mg

Disadvantages of SSRI drugs:

Disadvantages of SSRI drugs Prozac, Nausea , dizziness, yawning, loss of appetite and trouble sleeping. Zoloft fever, swelling, difficulty breathing and problems with memory Luvox swelling, hives and severe allergic reaction, sexual problems, stomach problems and trouble sleeping

Top Drug Therapies Depression:

Top Drug Therapies Depression Melinda Shivers English 114-INW1

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