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4.1 References

NOTE: Most of the titles added since publication of The Antidepressant Web have the main author's name in blue type, as do many reports of withdrawal reactions following discontinuation from SSRIs. Click on these for a brief review.

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1 alt., 12 February 1997
2, 21 October 1996
3 ibid, 9 May 1996
4, 7 May 1996
5, 12 December 1996
6 ibid, 7 November 1996
7 ibid, 28 August 1996
8 ibid, 15 October 1996
9 ibid, 25 August 1996
10 ibid, 2 August 1996
11 ibid, 11 October 1996
12 ibid, 24 March 1996
13 ibid, 4 April 1996
14 ibid, 7 April 1996
15 ibid,12 September 1996
16 18 August 1995
17, 14 October 1996
18 ibid, 12 October 1996
19 ibid, 31 October 1996
20 ibid, 26 October 1996
21 ibid, 12 October 1996
22 ibid, 20 January 1997
23 ibid, 24 September 1996
24 ibid, 8 December 1996
25 ibid, 7 December 1996
26, 11 February 1997


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