Efficacy and tolerability of mirtazapine and sertraline in Korean veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized open label trial.

@article{Chung2004EfficacyAT,
  title={Efficacy and tolerability of mirtazapine and sertraline in Korean veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized open label trial.},
  author={Moon Yong Chung and Kyung Ho Min and Yong Ju Jun and Sung Soo Kim and Wan Chul Kim and Eun Mi Jun},
  journal={Human psychopharmacology},
  year={2004},
  volume={19 7},
  pages={489-94}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to investigate the potential use of mirtazapine in Korean veterans diagnosed with PTSD, by comparing it with sertraline, a drug approved for use in PTSD in the USA. METHODS Efficacy was evaluated by the clinician administered PTSD scale (CAPS-2), the Hamilton rating scale for depression (HAMD-17) and the clinical global impression scale (CGI), at baseline and at weeks 1, 2 and 6. A response was defined as a > or = 30 % decrease in CAPS-2 total severity, a… CONTINUE READING
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