52. Pharmacological Treatment for Depression During Opioid Agonist Treatment for Opioid Dependence1

  1. Iosief Abraha1 and
  2. Cristina Cusi2

Published Online: 13 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch52

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

How to Cite

Abraha, I. and Cusi, C. (2012) Pharmacological Treatment for Depression During Opioid Agonist Treatment for Opioid Dependence1, in Alcohol and Drug Misuse, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch52

Author Information

  1. 1

    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy

  2. 2

    Outpatient Services – Neurology, Clinical Institutes of Specialisation, Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470659694

Online ISBN: 9781118454503

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Keywords:

  • pharmacological for depression in opioid dependence;
  • treatment with antidepressant, and reduced risk of depression;
  • depression and risk of suicide in the opioid-dependent;
  • antidepressants for depressed opioid using opioid agonists;
  • primary outcomes, drop-outs/severity measure;
  • other outcomes, substance use/psychiatric symptoms;
  • populations, opioid-dependents and diagnosis of depression;
  • limitations, small sample size/heterogeneity in design/medication;
  • antidepressant effects on depressed opioid addicts, insufficient evidence

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