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What does SSRI stand for?

SSRI stands for Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor

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John’s Wort with other antidepressants or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) as this can lead to an overload of serotonin that deepens depression and may ignite mood swings and suicidal feelings.
The overall use of antidepressants and the use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors increased sharply from 1996 to 2004, when both trends plateaued.
But on follow-up evaluation, the drug-treated patients were significantly less depressed than were 41 similar patients with rheumatoid arthritis who had not received a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor.