A comparison study of moclobemide and doxepin in major depression with special reference to effects on sexual dysfunction

@article{Philipp1993ACS,
  title={A comparison study of moclobemide and doxepin in major depression with special reference to effects on sexual dysfunction},
  author={Michael Philipp and Ralph Kohnen and Otto Benkert},
  journal={International Clinical Psychopharmacology},
  year={1993},
  volume={7},
  pages={149–154}
}
A double-blind parallel-group comparison study of moclobemide versus doxepin in 237 patients with major depression confirmed that moclobemide was equal in efficacy and better tolerated than doxepin. It was less sedating and caused fewer anticholinergic adverse events as measured by the UKU side-effect rating scale. Unexpectedly, moclobemide therapy more often than doxepin resulted in increased sexual desire. An exploratory analysis of UKU-measured symptoms of impaired sexual function prior to… Expand
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