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Table 2 Antidepressant indication

From: Patient factors associated with SSRI dose for depression treatment in general practice: a primary care cross sectional study

  Number of patients prescribed an SSRI n = 3518 (%)
Depression/Mixed depression anxiety 3066 (87.2)
Anxiety disorder 305 (8.7)
Bipolar 46 (1.3)
Schizoaffective 38 (1.1)
Personality disorder 10 (0.3)
Unknown 18 (0.5)
Other mental health 15 (0.4)
Other general medical 20 (0.6)
  1. Other mental health: insomnia, eating disorders, etc.
  2. Other general medical: neuropathy, menopausal symptoms, irritable bowel syndrome, premature ejaculation, etc.