The Role of Venlafaxine in the Treatment of Obsessive—Compulsive Disorder

@article{Phelps2005TheRO,
  title={The Role of Venlafaxine in the Treatment of Obsessive—Compulsive Disorder},
  author={Nicole Phelps and Marshall E. Cates},
  journal={Annals of Pharmacotherapy},
  year={2005},
  volume={39},
  pages={136 - 140}
}
  • N. Phelps, M. Cates
  • Published 1 January 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Annals of Pharmacotherapy
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the published literature regarding the use of venlafaxine in the treatment of obsessive—compulsive disorder (OCD). DATA SOURCES: MEDLINE (1996–March 2004) and International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (1970–March 2004) were searched using the terms venlafaxine and obsessive—compulsive disorder. A bibliographic search was conducted as well. DATA SYNTHESIS: Successful treatment of OCD with venlafaxine has been reported in case reports, open trials, and blinded trials versus… 

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