SSRIs


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SSRIs

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, a class of medication used to treat depression.
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Among the more commonly prescribed SSRIs are citalopram (Celexa), fluoxetine (Prozac), escitalopram (Lexapro ), sertraline (Zoloft), and paroxetine (Paxil).
An increasing number of pregnant women are taking SSRIs, in part because of increased awareness of the negative effects of untreated prenatal maternal depression (PMD), the investigators said in their report.
It's for this reason the Food and Drug Administration requires "Black box warnings" on all SSRIs, stating explicitly that they double suicide rates from two per 1,000 to four per 1,000 in children and adolescents.
CONCLUSION: SSRIs may have a central balancing effect on vertigo attacks of MD.
The increased risk from SSRIs occurs within the first 7 to 28 days after exposure (SOR: B, retrospective study).
Among 6,645 subjects, 192 (2.9%) were using SSRIs or SNRIs, or both, at baseline.
In addition, the incidence rate of sexual dysfunction is varied depending on the type of antidepressants used by the patients, with the highest rate being related to consumption of SSRIs [9].
The Results: Only 3.4% of the children with no problems were exposed to SSRIs in utero.
Objective: To determine the frequency and severity of depression associated with antiviral therapy of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) infection and effect of selective serotonin reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) to treat these depressive symptoms.
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) "are extremely good" for treating anxiety in children.
30 ( ANI ): Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) - one of the widely prescribed antidepressants -have been associated with increased risk of bleeding, transfusion, hospital readmission and mortality when taken around the time of surgery, a new study has revealed.