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SNRI

(ĕs′ĕn-är-ī′)
n.
Any of a class of drugs, such as duloxetine or venlafaxine, that inhibit the reuptake of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine in the central nervous system and are used primarily in the treatment of depression.

SNRI

Abbreviation for selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor.

SNRI

serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor.
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lorazepam, alprazolam, diazepam) are best reserved for short-term use (2-4 weeks) in the early phase of treatment of GAD with an SSRI or SNRI to provide symptomatic relief.
Bupropion inhibits the neuronal uptake of norepinephrine and dopamine, demonstrating a different mechanism of action to the SSRIs, SNRIs, and MAOIs.
As for small superiority of SNRI of our method over SIMO-ICA, it generally benefits from less constrains in cost function.
Many chronic pain patients take over-the-counter or prescribed nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for analgesia; these agents can increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding when they are combined with an SSRI or an SNRI.
Compared with adults, there is relatively less information available on the safety, efficacy and long-term outcomes (relapse rates) of SSRI or SNRI treatment.
These choices include the older tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs), such as imipramine and amitriptyline, and the monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), such as phenelzine--medications that are effective but have a less favorable side effect profile than SSRI or SNRI medications.
In addition to congenital anomalies, SSRIs and SNRIs have been associated with increased risk of pre-term birth, persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn and neonatal withdrawal symptoms when the mother is treated until the birth of the baby.
Last year AstraZeneca and Targacept initiated the Renaissance program, a group of Phase III doubleblind, placebo-controlled studies designed to assess the safety and efficacy of TC-5214 as an adjunct treatment in patients with MDD who did not respond adequately to initial therapy with either an SSRI or an SNRI.
Clonidine, SSRIs, SNRIs, gabapentin, and relaxation therapy reduced the frequency and intensity of hot flushes mildly to moderately
Yet another question arises: since SSRI and SNRI drugs affect TH as well as NTs in the brain, could part of their activity be due to a TH effect on brain cortisol levels?
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At venlafaxine dosages of <150 mg/d, an immediate switch to another SNRI of equivalent dosage generally is well-tolerated.