Noun(1) any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects
(1) As primary treatment it is somewhat more successful and safer than the very effective antidepressant drugs.(2) In this paper we refer mainly to conditions of unipolar depression that are considered severe enough to warrant treatment with antidepressant medication.(3) I got antidepressant pills from my GP, he was given a research post.(4) The review of the evidence highlights associations between the severity of depression and response to antidepressant medication.(5) A common issue in the treatment of patients with depression is compliance with antidepressant drug regimens.(6) A large and rapidly growing number of antidepressant medications are effective against depression.(7) The other main category of antidepressant drugs is the tricyclic drugs.(8) In the more severe cases, tranquilizers and antidepressant drugs have been reported to be of benefit.(9) Studies have shown that exercise can be almost as effective as antidepressant medication for some people.(10) A second model excluded usage data for non-narcotic analgesic and antidepressant medications.(11) Treatment of individuals suffering from depression using antidepressant medications appears to be on the rise.(12) These include amphetamines, antidepressant drugs, caffeine, corticosteroids and lithium.(13) We examined whether a combination of problem solving treatment with antidepressant medication is more effective than either treatment alone.(14) Urologists do sometimes prescribe antidepressant medications such as Prozac, Zoloft or Paxil.(15) Psychiatrists are experienced in prescribing the different types of antidepressant medication, and in spotting their side-effects.(16) It surely does not automatically equate to merely prescribing antidepressant medications.
(1) antidepressant :: 抗うつ
(2) anti :: 抗
(3) depressant :: うつ
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Does a drug still count
as an ANTIDEPRESSANT
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 8
she's been taking
our new ANTIDEPRESSANT,
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 13
Auditioning with 50 other blondes
for some stupid ANTIDEPRESSANT commercial.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 15
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