Negative Efficacy of Desvenlafaxine and Fluoxetine for Children and Adolescents With MDD
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 9, Number 2&3, March 2018
Candace Good, MD.
Dr. Good has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
The debate about whether antidepressants work in children has been with us since the tricyclic era. A recent study evaluated the short-term efficacy and safety of a newer agent, desvenlafaxine (Pristiq).