The role of fluoxetine in antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis C

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QIN Yuan; ZHANG Ying; ZHAO Jieru; (2016)
  • Publisher: Editorial Department of Journal of Clinical Hepatology
  • Journal: Linchuang Gandanbing Zazhi (issn: 1001-5256, eissn: 1001-5256)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1001-5256.2016.09.036
  • Subject: Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | RC799-869

More than 20% of chronic hepatitis C (CHC) patients receiving the antiviral therapy with interferonα(IFNα) experience depression, and fluoxetine is often used to alleviate this symptom. Fluoxetine has anti-inflammatory properties and can change the synthesis of liver li... View more
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