Escitalopram-Induced Amenorrhea and False Positive Urine Pregnancy Test

@inproceedings{Selvaraj2017EscitalopramInducedAA,
  title={Escitalopram-Induced Amenorrhea and False Positive Urine Pregnancy Test},
  author={Vithyalakshmi Selvaraj and Siv Hour and Palanikumar Gunasekar and Caron Gray and James Fielding Smith},
  booktitle={Korean journal of family medicine},
  year={2017}
}
Escitalopram is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. A 34-year-old female patient with major depressive disorder developed amenorrhea and had a false-positive urine pregnancy test after initiation of escitalopram… CONTINUE READING