This category is reserved for sites that discuss Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI). These medications are often used to treat depression. However, they are also used to treat other problems such as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, eating disorders, anxiety, and panic attacks.
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International Coalition for Drug Awareness
Advocating against the use of SSRI medications.
Selective Serotonin Re-Uptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)
Information for patients on this widely used group of antidepressants, which includes such drugs as fluoxetine (Prozac) and paroxetine (Seroxat or Paxil). Includes how they work, uses and side effects.
Article that discusses the benefits of newer antidepressants at the cost of sexual side effects. By Stephen G. Bloom.
NPR : Americans 'Worried' Over Antidepressants
Modern antidepressant drugs called SSRIs have benefited millions of people with mental disorders, but it's the possible dangers of those drugs that have grabbed headlines lately. NPR's Snigdha Prakash reports. [3:54 streaming audio broadcast] (August 27, 2004)
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