Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors: Clinical Profile of Responders

  • M K Hasan Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital, Beckley, West Virginia and Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington, West Virginia, United States of America
  • Roger P Mooney
Keywords: Depression, monoamine oxidase inhibitors

Abstract

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5915/15-3-12409

The authors present three case histories illustrating the effective use of monoamine oxidase inhibitors in the treatment of atypical depression. The characteristics of those individuals who typically respond to the monoamine oxidase inhibitors are described and recommendations for treatment are given.

Author Biographies

M K Hasan, Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital, Beckley, West Virginia and Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington, West Virginia, United States of America
Psychiatrist, Division of Behavioral Sciences & Psychiatry, Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital, Beckley, West Virginia; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington, West Virginia M.D., F.R.C.P. (C), M.R.C. Psych. (U.K.), D.P.M. (London)
Roger P Mooney

M.A.

Clinical Psychologist, Division of Behavioral Sciences & Psychiatry. Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital. 306 Stanaford Road, Beckley,West Virginia

Published
1983-07-23
Section
Case Reports