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1. antidepressant

noun. ['ˌæntiːdɪˈprɛsənt'] any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects.

Synonyms

  • tricyclic antidepressant
  • antidepressant drug
  • medication
  • medicinal drug
  • nontricyclic antidepressant
  • tricyclic
  • medicament
  • Serzone
  • maleate
  • SSRI
  • nefazodone
  • nontricyclic
  • reboxetine
  • monoamine oxidase inhibitor
  • MAOI
  • nontricyclic antidepressant drug
  • medicine
  • selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor
  • tricyclic antidepressant drug
  • Edronax

Antonyms

  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug

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Words that Rhyme with Antidepressant

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Example sentences of the word antidepressant


1. Adjective
Researchers compared effectiveness and safety of desvenlafaxine, an antidepressant better known as Pristiq, to a placebo.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Patchouli is also used as an antidepressant, an aphrodisiac, and an antiseptic.

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