Treatment Response in Depressed Patients with Enhanced Ca Mobilization Stimulated by Serotonin

Serotonin (5-HT)-stimulated intraplatelet calcium (Ca) mobilization has been shown to be enhanced in nonmedicated depressive patients by many studies. However, there has not been any longitudinal follow-up study of this parameter. We examined the relationship between treatment response and pretreatment value of the 5-HT-induced Ca response. The 5-HT(10 μM… CONTINUE READING