In-patient major depression: is rolipram as effective as amitriptyline?


The antidepressant efficacy and adverse-effects of rolipram (a dialkoxyphenyl-2-pyrrolidone) were compared to those of amitriptyline in the treatment of depressive illness requiring hospital admission in a double-blind study. Fifty patients meeting DSM-III criteria for Major Depression whose scores on the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HRSD) remained… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00280065

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