Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Panic Disorder
How It Works
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) balance brain chemicals (Reference neurotransmitters Opens New Window) by making more serotonin available. This reduces the number and severity of panic attacks associated with panic disorder.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: September 7, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry