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Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) Information

This class of drugs is used to treat depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders.    
Marketed under various brand and generic drug names


Generic name Found in Brand name(s)
Citalopram Celexa
Escitalopram Lexapro
Fluoxetine Prozac, Sarafem, Symbyax
Fluvoxamine Luvox, Luvox CR
Paroxetine Paxil, Paxil CR, Pexeva
Sertraline Zoloft
Vilazodone Viibryd


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