Prozac, Celexa show promise for rheumatoid arthritis treatment

February 25th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): A new British study has found that fluoxetine and citalopram exhibit anti-inflammatory effects.The study led by Sandra Sacre, Ph.D. from the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) in ... Read more...

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Antidepressants ineffective against obsessive traits in kids with autism spectrum disorder

June 2nd, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the commonly prescribed antidepressant citalopram is ineffective in treating obsessive features of autism spectrum disorder in children-such as the spinning, rocking, and ... Read more...

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Combination therapy helps teens with treatment-resistant depression

February 27th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Teenagers who dont respond to a first antidepressant medication to help them get rid of their blues, are more likely to improve if they switch to a combination ... Read more...

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Gene variation can effectively predict antidepressant response

January 24th, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that a certain genetic variation can effectively predict the response of antidepressant drugs.The study led by Manfred Uhr found that certain variants ... Read more...

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