Review: Antidepressants improve depression in people with Alzheimer's disease

Lyketsos, Constantine G.; Plank Althouse, Elizabeth
November 2007
Evidence Based Mental Health;Nov2007, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p115
Academic Journal
The article attempts to determine whether antidepressants are effective and safe for people with depression and Alzheimer's disease. It shows that antidepressants increase response and remission of depressive symptoms compared with placebo in people with Alzheimer's disease and depression when used for six to 12 weeks.


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