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By D. J. Triggle, E. Siobhan Mitchell

ISBN-10: 0791076350

ISBN-13: 9780791076354

* ISBN: 0791076350

Again, no guy among us so sound that hath now not a few obstacle of physique or brain. There are illnesses acute and protracted, first and secondary, deadly, salutary, errant, mounted, uncomplicated, compound, and so on. depression is the main eminent of the illnesses of the phantasy or mind's eye; and dotage, phrensy, insanity, hydrophobia, lycanthropy, St. Vitus’s dance and ecstasy are sorts of it.

Table of Contents

The Use and Abuse of Drugs
David J. Triggle, Ph.D. 6
1. advent, background, and mind fundamentals 8
2. Older Antidepressants: Tricyclics and Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors 22
3. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors 36
4. moment new release Antidepressants 54
5. Lithium, a drugs for Bipolar melancholy 70
6. Antidepressant possible choices 82
7. young people and Antidepressants:
Trends and Attitudes 96
Bibliography 112
Further interpreting 114
Websites 115
Index 116

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For example, the Columbine killers were both on SSRIs during the time they went on a shooting rampage at their high school. Some victims of this brutal attack went so far as to begin lawsuit proceedings against various drug companies, but the lawsuit was dropped a few years later (though it is unknown whether the drug companies settled out of court). Nevertheless, there have never been any scientific studies that conclusively demonstrated a relationship between SSRI treatment and suicide. Additionally, many clinicians have noted that, with any severely depressed person, there is a chance that he or she will commit suicide from the pain of illness, not because of taking a drug.

Thus some SSRIs, such as Paxil (paroxetine), are approved for social phobia simply because the company that owns them has done the clinical studies proving it is effective and therefore should be licensed for it. Indeed, there seems to be no end to syndrome niche markets in which SSRIs can be effective. There are now efforts to market some SSRIs as treatments Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for kleptomania (strong desire to shoplift), addiction, and even weight loss. How can SSRIs be taken for so many different disorders?

This is useful for patients who are in severe, potentially dangerous depression. Since Remeron also acts as an antagonist to alpha adrenergic receptors (which control the fight-or-flight response). Remeron’s side effects are much like those of SSRIs (agitation, dizziness, stomach upset), but because the therapeutic effects set in so much sooner there is less of a chance for patients to drop out. And, unlike SSRIs, Remeron does not cause sexual dysfunction in a large percentage of its users. In fact, in some cases it may even enhance sexual pleasure.

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