2007) have been carried out and demonstrated the antidepressive
effects of the medicinal plant.
However, the immobility observed in the forced swim test, which was used to asses antidepressive
activity, was reduced by this special extract after 2x 125 mg/kg were administered daily for 16 days.
Tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs)  and, in particular, amitriptyline (AT) have been the cornerstones of antidepressive
therapy for more than three decades.
Concentrations below the therapeutic range may be ineffective in antidepressive
Other data suggesting that omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil may have antidepressive
effects also bolster the theory of an underlying inflammatory mechanism.
The market for antidepressive
drugs is the largest segment of the CNS sector with global sales of US$16.
Also, the antidepressive
action may be dependent on the serotonergic, noradrenergic and dopaminergic systems.
Phosphatidylserine: an antidepressive
or a cognitive enhancer?
effect and pharmacokinetics of amitriptyline with consideration of unbound drug and 10-hydroxynortriptyline plasma levels.
Continuous stimulation of these specific brain structures demonstrated that high-frequency DBS of the target area can produce striking antidepressive
changes in patients with treatment-resistant depression, the article reports.
2009) proposed the antioxidant system as target for an antidepressive
Be especially observant at the beginning of antidepressive
treatment or whenever there is a change in dose.
BOSTON -- Psychiatry residents appear to be overlooking older antidepressive
Taken together, this study demonstrated that the two lavender species essential oils rich in linalool and linalyl acetate act as anxiolytic and antidepressive
agents and improve spatial memory deficits in the scopolamine-induced dementia rat model.
Simultaneously or after normalization of the hemoglobin level, a repeated assessment of depression should be performed and the need for further antidepressive
treatment be considered.