Fluvoxamine and clomipramine in depressed hospitalised patients: results from a randomised, double-blind study.

@article{Ottevanger1995FluvoxamineAC,
  title={Fluvoxamine and clomipramine in depressed hospitalised patients: results from a randomised, double-blind study.},
  author={Ellard A. Ottevanger},
  journal={L'Encephale},
  year={1995},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={
          317-21
        }
}
The efficacy of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and the tricyclic antidepressants is well established, although data on the efficacy of SSRIs in severe depression is limited. Several studies have demonstrated that fluvoxamine is as effective as clomipramine in the treatment of severe depression. The aim of this four-week study was to compare the efficacy and tolerability of fluvoxamine and clomipramine in hospitalised depressed patients. Patients were eligible for entry into… CONTINUE READING

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