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Zoloft, setraline

Zoloft, setraline

What is Zoloft (sertraline)? What is its mechanism of action? Sertraline belongs to a class of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Other drugs in this class are: Is Zoloft available in generic form? Yes. What doses are available for Zoloft? Fluoxetine is available as capsules: 10, 20 and 40 mg. Capsules (delayed release): […]

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Lexapro (escitalopram) Side Effects

Lexapro (escitalopram) Side Effects

Lexapro (escitalopram) side effects list for healthcare professionals Clinical Trials Experience Because clinical studies are conducted under widely varying conditions, adverse reaction rates observed in the clinical studies of a drug cannot be directly compared to rates in the clinical studies of another drug and may not reflect the rates observed in practice. Clinical Trial […]

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Zoloft (sertraline) Side Effects

Zoloft (sertraline) Side Effects

Zoloft (sertraline) side effects list for healthcare professionals The following adverse reactions are described in more detail in other sections of the prescribing information: Hypersensitivity reactions to sertraline Disulfiram-alcohol reaction when Zoloft oral solution is taken with disulfiram QTc prolongation and ventricular arrhythmias when taken with pimozide Suicidal thoughts and behaviors Serotonin syndrome Increased risk […]

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Can neurofeedback training increase self-esteem in depression?

Can neurofeedback training increase self-esteem in depression?

There is evidence that people with a history of major depression have lower connectivity between two particular brain areas when recalling feelings of guilt. Now, new research suggests that it is possible to strengthen this brain connectivity and increase self-esteem with a new type of neurofeedback training. Using a functional MRI scanner, researchers have shown […]

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Don’t Let SAD Get the Better of You

Don’t Let SAD Get the Better of You

Latest Depression News SUNDAY, Oct. 13, 2019 (HealthDay News) — If you suffer from the winter blues, there are things you can do to make the season less depressing. Clinically known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD), it happens when there is less sunlight during the day, according to Jeannie Larson, an assistant professor at the […]

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Could Eating Healthier Be a Natural Antidepressant?

Could Eating Healthier Be a Natural Antidepressant?

By Elizabeth HeubeckHealthDay Reporter Latest Depression News WEDNESDAY, Oct. 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Kids have long heard the refrain: Eat your vegetables to grow up big and strong. But a healthy diet may make you happier, too, according to Australian researchers. That was the effect eating healthier had in a small study of young […]

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Deep brain stimulation can be effective for severe depression

Deep brain stimulation can be effective for severe depression

Researchers who monitored people with deep brain stimulation implants for 8 years suggest that the treatment can benefit those with severe depression. In the longer term, deep brain stimulation may relieve symptoms of depression. Regulators in the United States have already approved deep brain stimulation for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, essential tremor, and […]

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How to Wait Out a Blue Mood

How to Wait Out a Blue Mood

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Depression News TUESDAY, Oct. 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Feel bad about feeling bad? Don’t. Studies done at the University of California, Berkeley, have found that acknowledging a blue mood — and not berating yourself for it — can help you work through it more easily. It turns out that […]