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Comparing Effects of Ketamine and Thiopental Administration During Electroconvulsive Therapy in Patients With Major Depressive Disorder: A Randomized, Double-Blind Study
Objectives Recently, ketamine has attracted attention for induction of anesthesia during electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). This study compared the effects of thiopental and ketamine in patientsExpand
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Saffron for treatment of fluoxetine‐induced sexual dysfunction in women: randomized double‐blind placebo‐controlled study
Saffron (Crocus sativus L.) has shown beneficial aphrodisiac effects in some animal and human studies. The aim of the present study was to assess the safety and efficacy of saffron on selectiveExpand
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Cytotoxic activity of some marine brown algae against cancer cell lines.
The aim of this study was to investigate the in vitro cytotoxic activity of total extract of MeOH (70%) and partition fractions of hexan, chloroform (CHCL3), ethylacetate (EtOAc) and MeOH-H2O ofExpand
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Effect of Adjunctive Celecoxib on BDNF in Manic Patients Undergoing Electroconvulsive Therapy: a Randomized Double Blind Controlled Trial.
INTRODUCTION The possible effect of inflammatory factors on decreasing BDNF has been proposed in the literature. There is conflicting evidence regarding association between BDNF level alteration andExpand
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Opioid detoxification using high doses of buprenorphine in 24 hours: a randomized, double blind, controlled clinical trial.
In recent years, interest in shortening of opioid detoxification has increased with the rising demands to find more cost-effective approaches for treatment of opioid dependence. This study wasExpand
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Comparing the Effects of 8-Week Treatment With Fluoxetine and Imipramine on Fasting Blood Glucose of Patients With Major Depressive Disorder
Abstract: This study was designed to compare the effects of fluoxetine and imipramine on fasting blood glucose (FBG) in patients with major depressive disorder. Sixty nondiabetic patients with majorExpand
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Nitric oxide and peroxynitrite serum levels in Parkinson's disease: correlation of oxidative stress and the severity of the disease.
BACKGROUND Nitric oxide (NO) and its toxic product peroxynitrite contribute to oxidative stress and neurodegeneration in Parkinson's disease (PD). The relationship of serum levels of these oxidantsExpand
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Sertraline decreases serum level of interleukin-6 (IL-6) in hemodialysis patients with depression: results of a randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial.
BACKGROUND This study was designed to assess the effect of sertraline on serum concentrations of interleukin-6 (IL-6), tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), IL-10 and high-sensitivity C-reactiveExpand
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Non-addictive opium alkaloids selectively induce apoptosis in cancer cells compared to normal cells
BackgroundCytotoxic effects of some of the members of papaveraceae family have been reported in Iranian folk medicine. Recent reports has indicated that alkaloids fraction of opium may be responsibleExpand
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A RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, PLACEBO - CONTROLLED STUDY OF SAFETY OF THE ADJUNCTIVE SAFFRON ON SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION INDUCED BY A SELECTIVE SEROTONIN REUPTAKE INHIBITOR
Background: Recent studies have indicated potential of saffron for applying in a wide variety of diseases such as psychiatric and neurologic disorders. The concurrent use of saffron with SSRIs canExpand
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