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Prozac, Zoloft, and Paxil and other SSRIs treat depression by
releasing dopamine and norepinephrine in the frontal lobes.
increasing the number of serotonin receptors in the brain.
blocking the reuptake of excess serotonin from synapses.
commanding the hypothalamus to release more serotonin in the bloodstream.
enabling people to recover from episodes of depression faster.