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What are norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitors class of antidepressants?

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These are a type of antidepressants called reuptake inhibitors. It works by keeping up the levels of two mood-regulating chemicals called norepinephrine and dopamine so your body can use them better. This drug is sold as bupropion (Wellbutrin).

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News release, FDA.

Ian A. Cook, MD, director of the Depression Research Program, University of California Los Angeles.

Dean F. MacKinnon, MD, associate professor, the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore.

MedicineNet, "Antidepressants."

Medscape: “FDA Approvals: Symbyax and Edluar.”

National Institute of Mental Health Web site, "Depression."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 27, 2019

SOURCES:

News release, FDA.

Ian A. Cook, MD, director of the Depression Research Program, University of California Los Angeles.

Dean F. MacKinnon, MD, associate professor, the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore.

MedicineNet, "Antidepressants."

Medscape: “FDA Approvals: Symbyax and Edluar.”

National Institute of Mental Health Web site, "Depression."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 27, 2019

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