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(also known as MAO-I, Moclobemide, Manerix, Manerix)
MAOI's are used to block the enzyme monoamine oxidase which breaks down neurotransmitters such as serotonin and norepinephrine. MAOI's are as effective as tricyclics, if not slightly more effective. more at Wikipedia

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Overall, 77% (35 Members) find MAOIs helpful

MAOIs Reviews

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I failed on every ssriand was put back on them over and over.maois helped.
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i took for a couple years, but it was very hard to deal with the special diet, especially with an eating disorder.
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its helping with the depression also the tingling in my neck.
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I take moclobemide.I've not long had my dosage doubled.
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didn't work. One put me in a wheel chair. Have yet to total recover. 5 years ago
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until I was put on Manerix I had so much anxiety constant thoughts that I would die and was sad most days on it 3m anxiety back to normal I guess & bad thoughts are gone
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This is an old drug given to patients who do not respond well to the traditional SSRI's
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used as a last resort in first episode - I seemed to be drug resistant to all the recent types. Improvement came after 2 to 3 weeks.
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MAO inhibitor, works on serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine. Old drug w/many possible drug interactions, foods you can't eat
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It controls the depression.... to a large degree...my social phobia (the self-critical aspect) seems to keep me struck.
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