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which are some side affects of antidepressants?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Many different antidepressants.: The most common class of antidepressant used today is the ss ri class of antidepressants. I will only comment on those.Nausea (may be improved by taking ssri with food) dizziness headache anxiety dry mouth insomnia a variety of sexual dysfunctions menstrual changes www.Healthyplace.Com/depression/antidepressants/ssri... In-depth info on ssris, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, ssri.
Answered on Dec 7, 2013
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A/W Dr. Jacobson : Please let us know which class of antidepressant you are interested in. Each class & each specific medication have their own side effect profile. We can provide you with more specifics it you give us more info.
Answered on Jun 7, 2017

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Please let us know: Which antidepressant you are referring to. Each antidepressant medication has different potential side effects. You can clarify and re-ask.
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