Scientists find out why SSRIs fail to work in 30 percent cases of MDD

Scientists find out why SSRIs fail to work in 30 percent cases of MDD

Even though selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are commonly prescribed for depression, scientists fail to comprehend why this treatment fails in almost 30 percent of individuals suffering from this mental disease. To figure out this mystery, researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies (SIBS) carried out a study wherein they discovered certain differences in the growth of neurons especially in patients resistant to SSRIs. Read more