Antidepressant

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

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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.