Medications for Depression
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 10, Number 4&5, May 2019
Martha J. Ignaszewski, MD
Chief Fellow, Clinical Fellow in Psychiatry at Boston Children’s Hospital
Dr. Ignaszewski has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
In this QA, we review the findings of placebo- controlled trials done over the past 10 years on depression in kids and the discuss the current recommendations for medication treatment of depression in children and adolescents.