Folate for depressive disorders.

  title={Folate for depressive disorders.},
  author={Matthew J Taylor and S Carney and John Geddes and G. M. Goodwin},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND There are a number of effective interventions for the treatment of depression. It is possible that the efficacy of these treatments will be improved further by the use of adjunctive therapies such as folate. OBJECTIVES 1. To determine the effectiveness of folate in the treatment of depression 2. To determine the adverse effects and acceptability of treatment with folate. SEARCH STRATEGY The Cochrane Controlled Trials Register (CCTR), and the Cochrane Collaboration Depression… CONTINUE READING