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Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) past, present, and future

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Published by R.G. Landes in Austin .
Written in English


  • Serotonin uptake inhibitors.,
  • Serotonin uptake inhibitors -- Side effects.,
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors -- therapeutic use.,
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors -- pharmacology.,
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors -- metabolism.,
  • Depressive Disorder -- drug therapy.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesSSRIs
Statement[edited by] S. Clare Stanford.
SeriesNeuroscience intelligence unit ;, 6
ContributionsStanford, S. Clare.
LC ClassificationsRM332 .S68 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL388980M
ISBN 101570596492
LC Control Number98052784

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