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Common antihypertensive drugs may affect risk of mood disorders
 

Common antihypertensive drugs may affect risk of mood disorders

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Four classes of commonly prescribed antihypertensive drugs are associated with modified risks of mood disorders such as bipolar disorder (BD) and depression, a recent study found.
 
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30 Oct 2016 - General
 
Theoritically, beta blockers and calcium channel blocker may cause mood disorder. The antihypertensive drug reserpine was also withdrawn due to causing depression. But the currently prescribed drugs probably has very small effects on mood. I have see...
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Theoritically, beta blockers and calcium channel blocker may cause mood disorder. The antihypertensive drug reserpine was also withdrawn due to causing depression. But the currently prescribed drugs probably has very small effects on mood. I have see...
 (Total 98 words)
Hypertension is one of the most common illnesses that healthcare providers. I am certain that even as undergraduate students, we have seen how these patients are being managed. I am not sure about the incidence of mood disorders that are associated w...
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