Evaluation of the Prophylactic Efficacy of Amitriptyline and Citalopram, Alone or in Combination, in Patients with Comorbidity of Depression, Migraine, and Tension-Type Headache

@article{Rampello2004EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the Prophylactic Efficacy of Amitriptyline and Citalopram, Alone or in Combination, in Patients with Comorbidity of Depression, Migraine, and Tension-Type Headache},
  author={L. Rampello and A. Alvano and S. Chiechio and M. Malaguarnera and R. Raffaele and I. Vecchio and F. Nicoletti},
  journal={Neuropsychobiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={50},
  pages={322 - 328}
}
Antidepressants are used to treat chronic daily headache disorders such as migraine and chronic tension-type headache (TTH), which are often associated with depression and anxiety. Here, we studied the efficacy and tolerability of amitriptyline and citalopram, given alone or in combination, in patients with ‘triple’ comorbidity of depression, TTH, and migraine. Eighty-eight patients were enrolled in the study and randomly divided into two groups. The first group received amitriptyline and the… Expand
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