Buprenorphine: prospective novel therapy for depression and PTSD

@article{Madison2020BuprenorphinePN,
  title={Buprenorphine: prospective novel therapy for depression and PTSD},
  author={Caitlin A. Madison and S. Eitan},
  journal={Psychological Medicine},
  year={2020},
  volume={50},
  pages={881 - 893}
}
Abstract Background Depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are leading causes of disability and loss of life by suicide. Currently, there are less than satisfactory medical solutions to treat these mental disorders. Here, we explore recent preclinical and clinical studies demonstrating the potential of using buprenorphine to treat major depressive disorder, treatment-resistant depression, and PTSD. Method Bibliographic databases were searched to include preclinical and clinical… Expand
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