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Newer antidepressants and the discontinuation syndrome.

@article{Haddad1997NewerAA,
  title={Newer antidepressants and the discontinuation syndrome.},
  author={Peter M. Haddad},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={1997},
  volume={58 Suppl 7},
  pages={
          17-21; discussion 22
        }
}
  • P. Haddad
  • Published 1997
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of clinical psychiatry
Data on discontinuation phenomena associated with serotonin selective reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are derived primarily from (1) published case reports, (2) data bases of adverse drug reactions that have been spontaneously reported to national monitoring bureaus, and (3) clinical studies of drug discontinuation. Some of the symptoms seen on SSRI discontinuation, such as nausea, lethargy, insomnia, and headache, are similar to those reported with tricyclic discontinuation. However, SSRI… 

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