Sertraline and cognitive behavioral therapy for depressed alcoholics: results of a placebo-controlled trial.

@article{Moak2003SertralineAC,
  title={Sertraline and cognitive behavioral therapy for depressed alcoholics: results of a placebo-controlled trial.},
  author={Darlene H. Moak and Raymond F. Anton and Patricia K Latham and Konstantin E Voronin and Randolph L Waid and R Durazo-arvizu},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychopharmacology},
  year={2003},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={553-62}
}
Alcoholism and depression are common disorders that frequently co-occur in the same individual. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are effective in the treatment of depression and also had decreased drinking in some studies of heavy drinkers and alcoholics. The reported effect of serotonergic medications on alcohol intake in depressed… CONTINUE READING