from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A trademark used for the drug nefazodone.

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  • n. an antidepressant drug (trade name Serzone)


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  • He found that the vast majority of 42 clinical trials submitted to the FDA between 1987 and 1999 for such best selling selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor drugs as Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Celexa, Serzone, and Effexor, showed no improvement compare to placebos.

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  • The total came to 47 company-sponsored studies — on Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Effexor, Serzone, and Celexa — that Kirsch and colleagues then pored over.

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  • The pattern they saw from the trial results of fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Seroxat), venlafaxine (Effexor) and nefazodone (Serzone) was consistent.

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  • The first anti-depressant I was on, Serzone, was working well for me.

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  • Then one day, I got a call from my doc telling me that I might want to consider some other med because Serzone was causing severe liver damage in some patients.

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  • For almost five years I have been on a steady regimen of antidepressants, from Prozac to Serzone.

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  • Some of the other newer antidepressants, including Effexor, Serzone, Cymbalta and Wellbutrin can have similar effects.

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  • In hopes of finding out, Kirsch, a psychologist at the University of Connecticut, pooled data from 38 studies on six drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration between 1987 and 1999 (the three above, and Serzone, Celexa and Effexor).

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  • Several other relatively new antidepressants have also been implicated in producing similar psychiatric abnormalities, including Wellbutrin, Effexor, Serzone, and Cymbalta.

    Dr. Peter Breggin: FDA Warns that Paxil Makes Depressed Adults Suicidal

  • The study specifically looked at Prozac, Effxor, Serzone, and Paxil, but called into question the efficacy of all SSRI anti-depressants, which have become the most commonly prescribed class of anti-depressants since they were first developed in the late 1980s.

    2008 February


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