[The effectiveness of antidepressants in the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain--a review].

Abstract

Antidepressants are often applied in the treatment of chronic pain. Analgesic action of tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) has been extensively studied and proven. TCAs are associated with a number of adverse effects which are inconvenient for patients. The newer antidepressants have fewer side effects and equivalent efficacy on mood disorders. This article… (More)

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@article{Miller2005TheEO, title={[The effectiveness of antidepressants in the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain--a review].}, author={Adam Miller and Jolanta Rabe-Jabłońska}, journal={Psychiatria polska}, year={2005}, volume={39 1}, pages={21-32} }