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what are considered the most effective anti-depressant drugs to stop depression and social phobia?

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Dr. Linda Chuang
Psychiatry 24 years experience
There are many: There are many antidepressants that would treat both depression and social phobia. Please get a thorough evaluation from a psychiatrist to get an accurate diagnosis and to discuss all treatment options.
Dr. Charles Nemeroff
Psychiatry 40 years experience
See below: Seveal are effective and/or fda approved including venlafaxine, paroxetine, escitalopram and sertraline.

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