The medications currently in this class include Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Celexa, and Lexapro
. They are generally well-tolerated medications; side effects
that can occur are stomach upset, diarrhea (which is usually brief), and problems with sexual interest or orgasm. Another medication, Wellbutrin, works on depression by increasing chemicals other than serotonin (dopamine and norepinephine, the brain?s adrenaline).