Use of antidepressants in treatment of comorbid diabetes mellitus and depression as well as in diabetic neuropathy.

@article{Goodnick2001UseOA,
  title={Use of antidepressants in treatment of comorbid diabetes mellitus and depression as well as in diabetic neuropathy.},
  author={Paul J Goodnick},
  journal={Annals of clinical psychiatry : official journal of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists},
  year={2001},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={31-41}
}
  • Paul J Goodnick
  • Published 2001 in
    Annals of clinical psychiatry : official journal…
UNLABELLED After a brief review of epidemiology, the focus is on biochemistry of diabetes. Animal and human studies are reviewed in terms of the impact of alterations in catecholamines and serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5HT) on glucose utilization. Then, the implications of these experimental results for the choice of antidepressant in comorbid diabetes mellitus and depression as well as in diabetic neuropathy are discussed. Results of clinical investigations are then reviewed in terms of the… CONTINUE READING