Anders G Pedersen
Affiliation: H. Lundbeck A/S
- Escitalopram and suicidality in adult depression and anxietyAnders Gersel Pedersen
Drug Development, H Lundbeck A S, Copenhagen, Denmark
Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:139-43. 2005..Based on efficacy ratings (Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale, item 10), escitalopram was more efficacious versus placebo in lowering suicidal thoughts from weeks 1 through 8 in the treatment of patients with MDD...
- Citalopram and suicidality in adult major depression and anxiety disordersAnders G Pedersen
Drug Development, H Lundbeck A S, Ottiliavej 9, DK 2500 Valby Copenhagen, Denmark
Nord J Psychiatry 60:392-9. 2006..However, the patients in these clinical trials represent a selected group, as those patients with a significant risk of suicide were excluded at trial onset...
- Escitalopram dose-response revisited: an alternative psychometric approach to evaluate clinical effects of escitalopram compared to citalopram and placebo in patients with major depressionPer Bech
Psychiatric Research Unit, Frederiksborg General Hospital, Denmark
Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 7:283-90. 2004..After 8 wk of treatment 20 mg escitalopram was superior to 40 mg citalopram, but not after 2 wk of treatment...