José-Manuel Olivares

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A double-blind clinical trial of clomipramine versus phenelzine was carried out on 30 patients suffering from DSM-III obsessive-compulsive disorder. The study period was 12 weeks, and the maximum doses used (from the fifth week on) were 225 mg/day for clomipramine (14 patients) and 75 mg/day for phenelzine (12 patients); four patients dropped out. Obsessive(More)
This report explores the role played by DSM-III Major Depression in the Nonsuppressor status of a sample of 29 subjects suffering from DSM-III Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Five subjects were found to be Nonsuppressors. Further analysis showed that it is likely that Nonsuppressor status depended upon the concomitant presence of Major Depression(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the safety and tolerability of olanzapine in the treatment of elderly patients with schizophrenia. METHODS A total of 135 outpatients with schizophrenia > or =60 years of age were treated with olanzapine (n = 105) or another antipsychotic (n = 30) and followed up for 6 months. Safety measures included the recording of spontaneous(More)
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