What is the most sedating antidepressant
receptor weak partial agonist or functional antagonist, has sometimes been used off-label as an augmentation therapy for SSRIs, but a systematic review and meta-analysis found that it was ineffective.
Anyone have any input about which SSRIs are most or least sedating?
Anyone taking an antidepressant should be watched closely for worsening depression or unusual behavior.
If you or someone you know has suicidal thoughts when taking an antidepressant, immediately contact your doctor or get emergency help.
There are many different types of antidepressants on the market for clinical use.
A majority of antidepressants prescribed in the current era include: SSRIs and SNRIs.
Tiazesim (Altinil) and tofenacin (Elamol, Tofacine) are technically not TCAs, but are heterocyclic antidepressants that are very closely related, and similarly to various TCAs, are no longer marketed.They may be prescribed alone or in combination with other medications.The most important classes of antidepressants are the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), serotonin–norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs), monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), reversible inhibitors of monoamine oxidase A (RIMAs), tetracyclic antidepressants (Te CAs), and noradrenergic and specific serotonergic antidepressant (Na SSAs).Chemical/generic names are listed first, with brand names in parentheses.All drugs listed are approved specifically for major depressive disorder unless noted otherwise.