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Major Depressive Disorder (Major Depressive Disorders) Summary

Description: Marked depression appearing in the involution period and characterized by hallucinations, delusions, paranoia, and agitation.

Also Known As: Major Depressive Disorders; Depressive Disorder, Major; Depressive Disorders, Major; Disorder, Major Depressive; Disorders, Major Depressive Show All >>

Networked: 4922 relevant articles (525 outcomes, 1434 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Major Depressive Disorder

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants) : 70 outcomes 107 studies in 428 results : IBA
  2. Citalopram (Escitalopram) : 65 outcomes 147 studies in 325 results : FDA 4
  3. duloxetine (Cymbalta) : 47 outcomes 113 studies in 245 results : FDA 10
  4. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 44 outcomes 90 studies in 432 results : IBA
  5. venlafaxine (Effexor) : 44 outcomes 83 studies in 199 results : FDA 18 Generic
  6. Fluoxetine (Prozac) : 38 outcomes 133 studies in 305 results : FDA 51 Generic
  7. Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors (Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) : 38 outcomes 46 studies in 166 results : IBA
  8. Sertraline (Zoloft) : 27 outcomes 65 studies in 150 results : FDA 32 Generic
  9. Norepinephrine (Noradrenaline) : 26 outcomes 26 studies in 163 results : FDA 5 Generic
  10. aripiprazole (Abilify) : 24 outcomes 38 studies in 85 results : FDA 4
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Diseases Related to Major Depressive Disorder

  1. Bipolar Disorder (Mania)
  2. Anxiety Disorders (Anxiety Disorder)
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Fibromyalgia (Fibrositis)
  5. Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders (Insomnia)
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Key Therapies for Major Depressive Disorder

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 20 outcomes 45 studies in 154 results
  2. Deep Brain Stimulation : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 24 results
  3. Phototherapy (Light Therapy) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 14 results
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 37 results
  5. Therapeutics : 2 outcomes in 13 results
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