Use of antidepressant medication and risk of type 2 diabetes: results from three cohorts of US adults

@article{Pan2011UseOA,
  title={Use of antidepressant medication and risk of type 2 diabetes: results from three cohorts of US adults},
  author={An Pan and Qi Sun and Olivia Ifeoma Okereke and Kathryn M. Rexrode and Richard R. Rubin and Michel Lucas and Walter C Willett and Joann E. Manson and Frank B Hu},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={2011},
  volume={55},
  pages={63-72}
}
The results of several studies have suggested a potential positive association between use of antidepressant medication (ADM) and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus. We examined this association in three cohorts of US adults. We followed 29,776 men in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study (HPFS, 1990–2006), 61,791 women in the Nurses’ Health Study I (NHS I, 1996–2008) and 76,868 women in NHS II (1993–2005), who were free of diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease or cancer at baseline. The… CONTINUE READING