Antidepressants

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Abstract

This review covers the chemical structures, efficacy, side effects, toxicity, and mechanisms of action of various classes of antidepressants: tricyclic antidepressants, monoamine oxidase inhibitors, and second generation antidepressants including the serotonin selective reuptake inhibitors, and novel drugs such as mirtazapine, nefazodone, and venlafaxine.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9-25
Number of pages17
JournalJournal of Clinical Psychiatry
Volume58
Issue numberSUPPL. 6
StatePublished - 1997

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Antidepressive Agents
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
Tricyclic Antidepressive Agents
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Pharmaceutical Preparations
nefazodone
mirtazapine
Venlafaxine Hydrochloride

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Clinical Psychology

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Antidepressants. / Frazer, Alan.

In: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, Vol. 58, No. SUPPL. 6, 1997, p. 9-25.

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Frazer, A 1997, 'Antidepressants', Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, vol. 58, no. SUPPL. 6, pp. 9-25.
Frazer, Alan. / Antidepressants. In: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 1997 ; Vol. 58, No. SUPPL. 6. pp. 9-25.
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