Longer use of antidepressant may make it easier to quit smoking

Extended use of bupropion, an antidepressant, may help people quit smoking, according to a new study. Bupropion is sold as Wellbutrin and Zyban.

Antidepressant Celexa could be an alternative to antipsychotic medication for Alzheimer's, study suggests


An antidepressant drug could help relieve agitation symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, reducing reliance on antipsychotic medications, according to recently published study results.

Antidepressant may also help prevent heart failure

In a discovery that University of Michigan researcher John Tesmer, Ph.D., described as "completely serendipitous," the drug paroxetine, a.k.a. Paxil, inhibits G protein-coupled receptor kinase 2.