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Understanding Antidepressant Medications

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Posted 14 March 2009 - 03:50 PM

Understanding Antidepressant Medications.

Depression affects about 121 million people worldwide and is a leading cause of disability, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Approximately 60 to 70 percent of patients respond to the first antidepressant that is prescribed or to an increased dosage of that drug. FDA's Consumer Health Information. 01/09/09. (Also see: Emotional Adjustment)

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