Antidepressants and their effect on sleep

@article{Mayers2005AntidepressantsAT,
  title={Antidepressants and their effect on sleep},
  author={Andrew Mayers and David S. Baldwin},
  journal={Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental},
  year={2005},
  volume={20}
}
  • A. Mayers, D. Baldwin
  • Published 1 December 2005
  • Psychology
  • Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental
Given the relationship between sleep and depression, there is inevitably going to be an effect of antidepressants on sleep. Current evidence suggests that this effect depends on the class of antidepressant used and the dosage. The extent of variation between the effects of antidepressants and sleep may relate to their mechanism of action. This systematic review examines randomised‐controlled trials (RCTs) that have reported the effect that antidepressants appear to have on sleep. RCTs are not… 
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