Antidepressant And Placebo Are Equally Effective In Child Pain Relief, Children's Memorial Hospital Study

Published: Oct 01, 2009

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ScienceDaily (Oct. 1, 2009) — When used "off-label," the antidepressant amitriptyline works just as well as placebo in treating pain-predominant gastrointestinal disorders in children, according to a new study in Gastroenterology, the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute.

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