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Synonyms for depressant

capable of depressing physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent


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Asia-Pacific is the biggest as well as the fastest-growing market for pour point depressants, having a significant share of around 33.
Asia-Pacific: The biggest market for pour point depressants
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report reveals just 5% of GPs use exercise referral as one of their three most common treatment responses, compared to 92% of GPs surveyed who say they use anti- depressants as one of their three most common treatment responses.
At the end of 2003 more than 50,000 children were being given the medication, with more than 170,000 prescriptions for anti- depressants issued to under-18s in the UK.
A new report reveals a 116 per cent rise in five years in the use of anti- depressants such as Prozac.
Research chief Dr Dermot Walsh said: "Anti- depressants don't seem to be solving the problem.
THE number of children being prescribed anti- depressants and other mood altering drugs has risen 70 per cent in two years, research reveals.
The latest anti- depressant is currently marketed in the UK as an anti-smoking pill, oddly, and it's been shown to work very well with cases of depression that haven't responded to anything else.