Effects of sertraline treatment on plasma cortisol, prolactin and thyroid hormones in female depressed patients.

@article{agud2002EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of sertraline treatment on plasma cortisol, prolactin and thyroid hormones in female depressed patients.},
  author={Marina {\vS}agud and Nela Pivac and Dorotea M{\"u}ck-{\vS}eler and Miro I. Jakovljeviċ and Alma Mihaljevi{\'c}-Pele{\vs} and Mirko Kor{\vs}i{\'c}},
  journal={Neuropsychobiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={139-43}
}
The aim of the study was to evaluate the effects of 4 and 24 weeks of sertraline treatment (average dose 42.5 mg/day) on plasma hormone levels in 15 female patients with major depression. Baseline levels of triiodothyronine (T(3)) were lower, while cortisol, prolactin (PRL), thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), and thyroxin (T(4)) levels did not differ from… CONTINUE READING