Nutraceuticals in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD): A review of mechanistic and clinical evidence

@article{Camfield2011NutraceuticalsIT,
  title={Nutraceuticals in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD): A review of mechanistic and clinical evidence},
  author={D. Camfield and J. Sarris and M. Berk},
  journal={Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry},
  year={2011},
  volume={35},
  pages={887-895}
}
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a debilitating mental illness which has a significant impact on quality of life. First-line SSRI treatments for OCD typically are of limited benefit to only 40-60% of patients, and are associated with a range of adverse side effects. Current preclinical research investigating nutraceuticals (natural products) for OCD, reveals encouraging novel activity in modulating key pathways suggested to be involved in the pathogenesis of OCD (glutamatergic and… Expand
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