Acute effects of some different antidepressant drugs on saliva composition.

  title={Acute effects of some different antidepressant drugs on saliva composition.},
  author={H. M{\"o}rnstad and L. von Knorring and L. Forsgren and S. Holmgren},
  volume={15 2},
In a double-blind controlled cross-over trial on 20 healthy volunteers, the acute effects of single doses of amitriptyline (75 mg), zimelidine (100 mg), maprotiline (75 mg), and placebo were tested on saliva composition. From the current knowledge of the physiological regulation of the salivary glands and the different specificities of the three drugs, different responses from the salivary glands could be expected. As all three drugs have anticholinergic effects that influence the saliva… Expand
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