antidepressants

antidepressants

Newly Discovered Brain Circuit
Serotonin, a neurotransmitter whose levels are boosted by certain antidepressant medications, is best known for its role in regulating mood... Read More
Electroconvulsive Therapy Can Reduce Depression
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in combination with antidepressant medication rapidly relieves the symptoms of major depression in older adults, according to... Read More
Adults Who Experienced Abuse as Children Are Less Likely to Respond to Antidepressants
Adults who have major depressive disorder are less likely to respond to antidepressant medications if they experienced physical, emotional, or... Read More
In a 2013 clinical trial, the widely prescribed antidepressant citalopram (sold under Celexa and other trade names) was found to... Read More
Blocking a receptor in the brain called mGluR5 is considered a potential strategy for treating a number of disorders, including... Read More