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Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors

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Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for depression - myDr.com.au

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs): find out how these antidepressants work and about side effects and interactions with other medicines.

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SSRI (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor) antidepressants - BluePages

Find out about the types of SSRI antidepressants, how they work, side effects, and common dosages.

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Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) for depression - myDr.com.au

Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) can be useful in treating depression but have the potential for serious side effects and interactions with other medicines.

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How Is Specific Phobia Treated?

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Tricyclic antidepressants - myDr.com.au

Tricyclic antidepressants can treat depression, anxiety disorders and chronic pain. Find out about their side effects and how they work.

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Flushing - ACD

Flushing is a term used to describe transient and episodic reddening of the skin. It occurs most commonly on the face and neck but less conspicuous changes may occur over the entire body.

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Chemmart Rizatriptan Orally disintegrating tablets - myDr.com.au

Chemmart Rizatriptan Orally disintegrating tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Social anxiety disorder - myDr.com.au

Social anxiety disorder (social phobia) causes people to feel anxious at the prospect of everyday social interactions and causes symptoms such as trembling and sweating.

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Antidepressant Medication

There is a lot of misinformation about antidepressant medication and there is no simple explanation as to how it works. Medication can be important in the treatment of moderate to severe depression and in some anxiety conditions.

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Treatment of antenatal anxiety in pregnancy

There are range of safe and effective treatment for antenatal anxiety and these include psychological and medical treatments.

Read more on COPE - Centre of Perinatal Excellence website

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