TITLE

Adverse effects associated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and tricyclic antidepressants: a meta-analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Trindade, Evelinda; Menon, Devidas; Topfer, Leigh-Ann; Coloma, Carlos
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/17/98, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p1245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents research which assessed the clinical and economic aspects of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) compared with tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). Increased use of antidepressant medications; Adverse effects of both drugs; Methods; Results; Differing adverse effects; Need for further research related to quality-of-life issues.
ACCESSION #
1346258

 

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