Differential effects of chronic antidepressant treatment on swim stress- and fluoxetine-induced secretion of corticosterone and progesterone.

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Hypersecretion of cortisol occurs in numerous patients with major depression and normalizes with clinical recovery during the course of chronic antidepressant treatment. These clinical data suggest that investigation of the effects of antidepressant treatments on the regulation of the brain-pituitary-adrenal axis may assist in elucidating the therapeutic… (More)

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@article{Duncan1998DifferentialEO, title={Differential effects of chronic antidepressant treatment on swim stress- and fluoxetine-induced secretion of corticosterone and progesterone.}, author={Gail E. Duncan and Darin J. Knapp and Susan Carson and George R. Breese}, journal={The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics}, year={1998}, volume={285 2}, pages={579-87} }