Moclobemide in the treatment of social phobia

  title={Moclobemide in the treatment of social phobia},
  author={David J. Nutt and S. A. Montgomery},
  journal={International Clinical Psychopharmacology},
Social phobia is a common disorder which is associated with considerable suffering and impairment. Effective treatments have now been developed and they represent an important advance in the management of the disorder. Moclobemide is a reversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase A (RIMA) which has an established place in the treatment of depression. The efficacy of moclobemide in social phobia has been demonstrated in short-term treatment for up to 12 weeks in three placebocontrolled studies. It… Expand
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