Psychopharmacology of anxiety disorders

  title={Psychopharmacology of anxiety disorders
  author={Giovanni Battista Cassano and Nicol{\`o} Baldini Rossi and Stefano Pini},
  booktitle={Dialogues in clinical neuroscience},
Exposure of the general population to a 1:4 lifetime risk of disabling anxiety has inspired generations of fundamental and clinical psychopharmacologists, from the era of the earliest benzodiazepines (BZ) to that of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and related compounds, eg, the serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs). This comprehensive practical review summarizes current therapeutic research across the spectrum of individual disorders: generalized anxiety… CONTINUE READING