Dr. Vaughan’s Interaction
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 1, Number 7, July 2003
The concept of drug-drug interactions in psychiatry surfaced surprisingly recently. In 1988, a small letter was published in the American Journal of Psychiatry by Dr. D. A. Vaughan, a psychiatrist in practice in Wichita, Kansas. Dr. Vaughan described two women he had been treating for depression with tricyclics.