[Fluoxetine and depression in the elderly. Clinical experience].

  title={[Fluoxetine and depression in the elderly. Clinical experience].},
  author={L A Ambrosio and E Barrese and Marilena Bertini and D Buccomino and Andrea Casini and Alfredo Di Filippo and P Filippo and Giuseppe Marchese and Catherine Paoletti},
  journal={Minerva psichiatrica},
  volume={33 3},
Eighty-six patients aged between 60 and 80 years and affected with major depression according to the diagnostic criteria of the DSM III-R were treated with fluoxetine per os at the single dosage of 20 mg/die. At prearranged intervals psychometric reagents were administered for the evaluation of any variations in the depressive symptomatology. Already at the… CONTINUE READING