Depression-Inducing and Antidepressive Effects of Neuroleptics
Poldinger W~~Sieberns S
The antidepressive drug flupenthixol has been found to be very effective & well tolerated when administered, at a mean daily single or multiple dose of 1-2 mg, to patients with endogenous, reactive or senile depressions. Further investigations are underway to determine if flupenthixol deconoate can be classified as a possible ‘depot’ (sustained action) antidepressant. 88 ref.