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What Are Types of Anxiety Disorders? Topic Guide

What Are Types of Anxiety Disorders? What Are Types of Anxiety Disorders?: Anxiety disorders are a type of psychiatric disorder. Symptoms of anxiety disorders include worry that's difficult to control, difficulty concentrating, sleep problems, and irritability. Treatment may include a combination of psychotherapy and medication.

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What Are Types of Anxiety Disorders? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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duloxetine Duloxetine

Duloxetine is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor antidepressant (SSNRI).

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escitalopram Escitalopram

Escitalopram is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Escitalopram affects chemicals in the brain th...learn more »

citalopram (oral) Citalopram (oral)

Citalopram is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).

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fluvoxamine Fluvoxamine

Fluvoxamine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. Fluvoxamine affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people wi...learn more »

paroxetine Paroxetine

Paroxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant.

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phenelzine Phenelzine

Phenelzine is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) that works by increasing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain...learn more »

isocarboxazid Isocarboxazid

Isocarboxazid is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) that works by increasing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain...learn more »

sertraline Sertraline

Sertraline is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Sertraline affects chemicals in the brain that m...learn more »

clomipramine Clomipramine

Clomipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant. It affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced...learn more »

trazodone Trazodone

Trazodone is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).

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imipramine Imipramine

Imipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant. Imipramine affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with depression...learn more »

buspirone Buspirone

Buspirone is an anti-anxiety medicine that affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with anxiety...learn more »