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P. M's Antidepressants: A Case Study
SSRI Case Study - Words | Bartleby
A study, published in Lancet Psychiatry , reports that the antidepressant sertraline may reduce anxiety more than depressive symptoms. That means there was uncertainty on whether or not patients merited treatment with sertraline, a commonly used SSRI. This may commonly be the case in general practice when patients seek help for persistent symptoms of negative affect. It turned out that sertraline had more effect on anxiety than depression and overall improved on a general measure of mental health more than placebo.
Serotonin syndrome and fluvoxamine: a case study
Doctors hope study will put to rest doubts about the medicine, and help to address global under-treatment of depression. Antidepressants work — some more effectively than others — in treating depression, according to authors of a groundbreaking study which doctors hope will finally put to rest doubts about the controversial medicine. Millions more people around the world should be prescribed pills or offered talking therapies, which work equally well for moderate to severe depression, say the doctors, noting that just one in six people receive proper treatment in the rich world — and one in 27 in the developing world.
Morphine is as easy to abuse as heroin and carries the same risks as heroin. To reduce the potential for abuse, the newer product Embeda adds naltrexone to the formulation. Naltrexone will induce withdrawal symptoms if the product is chewed or injected.