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What might be prescribed to a patient diagnosed with major depressive disorder?

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Retry Correct Incorrect Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs, are commonly prescribed to patients experiencing a major depressive disorder. They work by preventing serotonin, also known as the happy chemical, from being reabsorbed by the body’s nerve cells so that more of it can pass through.
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What might be prescribed to a patient diagnosed with major depressive disorder?

  • Acetylcholine
  • An SSRI
  • Norepinephrine
  • Thorazine
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