A K Polonowita

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the response to venlafaxine in patients with treatment-resistant depression during an extension phase of an open-label study of venlafaxine. After completing the initial 8 weeks of the study, patients could continue venlafaxine treatment for an additional period of up to 10 months. Efficacy results are given for 149(More)
Several reports have indicated that people suffering from schizophrenia show an associated abnormality in levels of certain essential fatty acids (EFAs) in blood cells. Similar abnormalities have also been noted in association with the presence of tardive dyskinesia (TD). In order to study this further, 72 patients with the diagnosis of schizophrenia or(More)
Priapism is a rare but serious adverse effect of psychotropic drugs where antipsychotic agents were implicated in 15 to 26% of priapism associated with medications. Among atypical antipsychotic, clozapine, risperidone and olanzapine have been reported to be associated with the condition. The patient was a 24-years-old male referred to the OPD Clinic at Zare(More)
The aim of this study was to replicate the findings of a 1994 study, in which a 30% response rate to venlafaxine was found in patients with treatment-refractory depression, as well as to examine for any predictors of such an outcome. The study was an 8-week, open-label, prospective investigation of venlafaxine in doses up to 300 mg in 312 patients(More)
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