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The combined use of opioids for migraine and triptans or SSRIs/SNRIs for depression can result in serotonin syndrome, which produces symptoms that range from mild to severe to potentially life-threatening.
Original Article: High Co-prescription of Opioid-SSRI/SNRIs, Despite the RisksNEXT ARTICLE
Psychiatry is the study of mental disorders and their diagnosis, management and prevention. Conditions include schizophrenia, severe depression and panic disorders among others. There are pharmaceutical treatments as well as other therapies to help...
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors SSRIs
Serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) are a class of medications that are effective at easing depression symptoms. SNRIs are also sometimes used to treat other conditions such as anxiety and nerve pain. How SNRIs work Serotonin (se...