How ketamine works to treat depression

Shots – Health Blog: NPR – Andrew Prince   Traditional antidepressants like Prozac work on a group of chemical messengers in the brain called the serotonin system. Researchers once thought that a lack of serotonin was the cause of depression, and that these drugs worked simply by boosting serotonin levels. Recent research suggests a more…

Antidepressant-induced mania studies

The relationship between use of antidepressants and resource utilization among patients with manic or mixed bipolar disorder episodes: Findings from a managed care setting Self-Reported History of Manic/Hypomanic Switch Associated with Antidepressant Use: Data from the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD) A Pilot Study of Antidepressant-Induced Mania in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: Characteristics,…