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Descriptor English: Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation
Descriptor Spanish: Antidepresivos de Segunda Generación
Descriptor Portuguese: Antidepressivos de Segunda Geração
Descriptor French: Antidépresseurs de seconde génération
Entry term(s): Agents, Second-Generation Antidepressive
Antidepressants, Atypical
Antidepressive Agents, Second Generation
Antidepressive Drugs, Second Generation
Antidepressive Drugs, Second-Generation
Atypical Antidepressants
Drugs, Second-Generation Antidepressive
Second Generation Antidepressive Agents
Second-Generation Antidepressive Agents
Second-Generation Antidepressive Drugs
Tree number(s): D27.505.954.427.700.122.050
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018687
Scope note: A structurally and mechanistically diverse group of drugs that are not tricyclics or monoamine oxidase inhibitors. The most clinically important appear to act selectively on serotonergic systems, especially by inhibiting serotonin reuptake.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Antidepressive Agents (1977-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32363
Unique ID: D018687
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Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/03
Revision Date: 2014/06/25
Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation - Preferred
Concept UI M0028000
Scope note A structurally and mechanistically diverse group of drugs that are not tricyclics or monoamine oxidase inhibitors. The most clinically important appear to act selectively on serotonergic systems, especially by inhibiting serotonin reuptake.
Preferred term Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation
Entry term(s) Agents, Second-Generation Antidepressive
Antidepressants, Atypical
Antidepressive Agents, Second Generation
Antidepressive Drugs, Second Generation
Antidepressive Drugs, Second-Generation
Atypical Antidepressants
Drugs, Second-Generation Antidepressive
Second Generation Antidepressive Agents
Second-Generation Antidepressive Agents
Second-Generation Antidepressive Drugs



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