Selegiline prevents the breakdown of chemicals in the brain that are often imbalanced in people with depression. Selegiline transdermal is used to treat major depressive disorder in adults. Selegiline may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Emsam is used to treat depression. Due to its mode of action, this drug can also be classified under a drug category called Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs). Before one uses Emsam, the patient is advised to be open with and inform the doctor about the full details of their current conditions, this is because Emsam is not only interactive but also very dangerous when wrongly administered.