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SOURCE: News release, FDA. WebMD: "Mental Health: Medications Used to Treat Mental Disorders."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 20, 2019

SOURCE: News release, FDA. WebMD: "Mental Health: Medications Used to Treat Mental Disorders."

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on June 20, 2019

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