SSRIs

Adverse Effects of SSRIs

Author: Flavio Guzman, MD The video below is a brief (length 2:30) overview on the adverse effects of SSRIs. Contents: General concepts Gastrointestinal side effects CNS adverse effects: Basal ganglia Mental effects Sexual dysfunction Download Video Transcript Hello, this is Dr. Flavio Guzman, I´m the editor of Psychopharmacology Institute. In this short video I’m going…

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Mechanism of Action of SSRIs

Author: Flavio Guzman, MD The video below discusses the role of 5HT1A receptors in the mechanism of action of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Transcript Introduction Slide 1  In the next slides, we’ll be discussing the mechanism of action of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs. Slide 2 This presentation can be divided into three…

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