5-HT2A receptor -1438 G/A polymorphism and serotonergic antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction in male patients with major depressive disorder: a prospective exploratory study.

@article{Liang20125HT2AR,
  title={5-HT2A receptor -1438 G/A polymorphism and serotonergic antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction in male patients with major depressive disorder: a prospective exploratory study.},
  author={Chih-Sung Liang and Pei-Shen Ho and Kuo-tung Chiang and Hsuan-Chi Su},
  journal={The journal of sexual medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={9 8},
  pages={
          2009-16
        }
}
INTRODUCTION To date, few studies have specifically investigated the genetic determinants of antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction (SD). AIM The aim of this prospective study was to examine whether the 5-HT2A receptor -1438 G/A polymorphism has functional consequences on sexual well-being in young adult men presenting with their first episode of major depressive disorder (MDD) after serotonergic antidepressant treatment. METHODS Between May 2010 and June 2011, a total of 56 drug-naïve… CONTINUE READING
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