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Agomelatine facilitates positive versus negative affective processing in healthy volunteer models.

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Agomelatine is a new antidepressant with a novel profile of pharmacological action. The clinical efficacy of agomelatine has been established in major depression, but its actions on emotional bias are unknown. Consequently, the current experimental study assessed the effect of agomelatine on emotional processing in healthy volunteers using an Emotional Test Battery shown to be sensitive to serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors. Volunteers were randomized to receive placebo, 25 mg or...

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10.1177/0269881110376689

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
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Journal:
Journal of psychopharmacology (Oxford, England)
Volume:
25
Issue:
9
Pages:
1159-1167
Publication date:
2011-09-05
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EISSN:
1461-7285
ISSN:
0269-8811
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uuid:ce0e8112-0c86-4a92-ab30-eab27ccf85b7
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97956
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pubs:97956

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