The class of medications called SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) or SNRIs (Serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors) can help manage the multitude of menopause symptoms due to hormone changes. In this article, we share what to expect as you begin treatment and reclaim your life.
Medically reviewed by Barbra Hanna, DO, FACOG, MSCP
Dr Barbra Hanna, a board-certified OB/GYN and Menopause Society Certified Practitioner has 25+ years of experience in women's healthcare. She founded MyMenopauseRx to fill the void in menopause care.
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