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The doses of the serotonin antagonists were administered as per previous research data regarding their optimal dose related efficacy.
Labopharm has developed a novel once-daily formulation of 150 mg and 300 mg of trazodone hydrochloride, a serotonin antagonist reuptake inhibitor (SARI), for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) to address patient needs in the current depression landscape, providing an effective and convenient treatment option.
The inhibition was further repressed when treated with the high concentration (50 [mu]M) op the two serotonin antagonists (Fig.
In general, this drug and the serotonin antagonists dolasetron (Anzemet) and granisetron (Kytril) are now felt to be safe.
Preventive medications might include anticonvulsants, blood pressure medications, antidepressants, serotonin antagonists, or unconventional treatments such as magnesium salts or vitamins.
Although the animal model suggests that serotonin antagonists should be a useful treatment, this has not been tested in humans.
Cesamet can be effective in people who don't respond to drugs like ondansetron and other serotonin antagonists, said oncologist Paul Daeninck of the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg.

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