Examining the Saskatchewan health drug database for antidepressant use: the case of fluoxetine.

@article{Joffe2001ExaminingTS,
  title={Examining the Saskatchewan health drug database for antidepressant use: the case of fluoxetine.},
  author={Russell T. Joffe and Michael Iskedjian and Thomas R Einarson and Bernie J O'brien and Mary Rose Stang},
  journal={The Canadian journal of clinical pharmacology = Journal canadien de pharmacologie clinique},
  year={2001},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={146-52}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the use of fluoxetine in an adult population in Saskatchewan. METHODS All adults in the Saskatchewan health care databases who had begun fluoxetine therapy between January 1992 and June 1996 and had not received an antidepressant in the six months before the index fluoxetine prescription were identified. Fluoxetine use for the… CONTINUE READING