Antidepressant Medicines Used to Treat OCD
Why It Is Used
Antidepressants are used to relieve obsessive thoughts and subsequent compulsive behaviors in those who have obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: June 5, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Patrice Burgess, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry