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Antidepressive agents

Synonym(s)

  • antidepressant drugs
  • antidepressants

Definition(s)

Mood-stimulating drugs used primarily in the treatment of affective disorders and related conditions.

Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

A drug used to treat depression.

Definition from: NCI Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: October 20, 2014