The effectiveness of switching antidepressants during remission: a case series of depressed patients who experienced intolerable side effects.

@article{Posternak2002TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of switching antidepressants during remission: a case series of depressed patients who experienced intolerable side effects.},
  author={Michael A Posternak and Mark Zimmerman},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2002},
  volume={69 1-3},
  pages={237-40}
}
BACKGROUND It is unknown whether depressed patients who have experienced intolerable side effects to one antidepressant can safely and effectively be switched to a second antidepressant while the depressive disorder is in remission. The present study sought to determine the viability of such a strategy. METHODS All subjects were psychiatric outpatients… CONTINUE READING