6.2 Antidepressants

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  1. Rationale for drug therapy
    • provide major relief from symptoms
    • enhance functional capacity
    • reduce likelihood of self-harm
  2. Therapy types for major depression
    • tricyclic antidepressants (TCA)
    • monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI)
    • selective seotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI)
  3. TCA MOA
    • blocks reuptake of NA
    • 5HT into terminal
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6.2 Antidepressants
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