Successful treatment of psychotic depression with carbamazepine

C. B. Schaffer, Dan M Mungas, E. Rockwell

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A patient with recurrent episodes of major depression with psychotic features was treated successfully with carbamazepine after unsatisfactory response to other interventions. Since psychotic depression is often difficult to treat with medications, carbamazepine may be a useful addition to the clinician's pharmacological armamentarium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)233-235
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Psychopharmacology
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1985


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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