[The association between the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism of the serotonin transporter gene and the efficacy and tolerability of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors].

OBJECTIVE To search for the association between the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism of the serotonin transporter gene and the efficacy and tolerability of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). MATERIAL AND METHODS The complex clinical/psychopathological and genetic study of 38 patients with depression treated with SSRIs was carried out. RESULTS AND… CONTINUE READING