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Re: Why do strong SRIs induce apathy, indifference?

Posted by linkadge on April 1, 2020, at 17:37:23

In reply to Why do strong SRIs induce apathy, indifference?, posted by Skeletor on April 1, 2020, at 13:37:30

In theory, it's because elevating serotonin can reduce the release of other neurotransmitters (like norepinephrine and dopamine).

Some strategies to combat this include adding / switching to an agent with a different or complementary mechanism (such as mirtazapine, bupropion etc), stimulant, antipsychotic etc. or reducing the dose




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