A comparison of antidepressant response in younger and older women.

@article{Grigoriadis2003ACO,
  title={A comparison of antidepressant response in younger and older women.},
  author={Sophie Grigoriadis and Sidney H. Kennedy and Robert Michael Bagby},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychopharmacology},
  year={2003},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={405-7}
}
The objective of this report is to compare antidepressant response rates and tolerability in younger and older women. One hundred fifteen female outpatients who met DSM-IV criteria for major depressive disorder were evaluated before and after 8 weeks of treatment with a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, nefazodone, or venlafaxine. The sample was divided into younger and older groups based on age to approximate premenopausal and postmenopausal status. Eighty-six age-matched male… CONTINUE READING