Previous research suggests a link between antidepressant use and diabetes, but it is unclear whether the association is causal or attributable to detection/ascertainment bias. To examine this, we assessed the associations of antidepressant use with change in glucose levels and incidence of undiagnosed and diagnosed diabetes.

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Type

Journal article

Journal

Biol Psychiatry

Publication Date

15/11/2011

Volume

70

Pages

978 - 984

Keywords

Adult, Aged, Antidepressive Agents, Blood Glucose, Confidence Intervals, Depression, Diabetes Mellitus, Female, Glucose Tolerance Test, Humans, Hyperglycemia, Incidence, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Middle Aged, Odds Ratio, Risk Factors