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2010-11-04 08:22:47

An estimated 22 percent of Americans ages 18 and older—about 1 in 5 adults—suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder.

2010-11-02 06:45:00

New research from Duke University Medical Center finds that while most depressed adolescents who receive proper treatment appear to recover, the condition recurs in nearly half within five years.

2010-09-16 20:56:25

The response time to antidepressants, such as Prozac, is around three weeks.

2010-08-09 15:05:00

POINT RICHMOND, Calif.,, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2010-08-09 13:32:08

Antidepressants commonly prescribed to people with autistic spectrum disorders cannot be recommended based on current evidence.

2010-06-30 14:31:01

New research shows that a unique strain of laboratory mice characterized at Penn State University has behavioral, hormonal, and neurochemical characteristics that are similar to those of human patients with drug-resistant forms of depression.

2010-06-01 13:30:19

University of Michigan scientists have provided the most detailed picture yet of a key receptor in the brain that influences the effectiveness of serotonin-related antidepressants, such as Prozac.

2010-05-05 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Sermo (http://www.sermo.com/client), the world's largest online community for physicians, today announced a Sermo Category Report titled Antidepressant Treatment Behaviors.

2010-04-02 11:15:00

The FAA is reversing its longstanding policy prohibiting antidepressant use among pilots, and will allow use of the medication in certain circumstances beginning Monday.

2010-03-24 14:37:48

Recently published research has shown that some breast cancer patients taking tamoxifen may not be getting the full benefit of their treatment because they have also been taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), prescribed drugs that inhibit the effect of an important enzyme.

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