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Is the selective norepinephine reuptake inhibitor, reboxetine, effective ?
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Reboxetine
Depends on what it is used for. At therapeutic dose and if tolerated, yes.

In brief: Reboxetine
Depends on what it is used for. At therapeutic dose and if tolerated, yes.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine
In brief: Evidence says not
One meta-analysis* (a study pooling results from multiple other studies) suggested that reboxetine is ineffective & may be harmful.
*(eyding d et.Al. "reboxetine for acute treatment of major depression: systematic review &meta-analysis of published &unpublished placebo &selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor controlled trials."bmj. 2010; 341:c4737).

In brief: Evidence says not
One meta-analysis* (a study pooling results from multiple other studies) suggested that reboxetine is ineffective & may be harmful.
*(eyding d et.Al. "reboxetine for acute treatment of major depression: systematic review &meta-analysis of published &unpublished placebo &selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor controlled trials."bmj. 2010; 341:c4737).
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Dr. Shaym Puppala
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