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New possibilities for potentiating the effects of antidepressants of the group of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors by the regulatory peptide Selank in the treatment of anxiety and depressive disorders

DOI: https://doi.org/10.29296/25877305-2019-10-16
Issue: 
10
Year: 
2019

Professor V. Verbenko, MD; T. Shakina S.I. Georgievsky Medical Academy, V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University, Simferopol

The objective of the investigation was to study the abilities of Selank, a synthesized analogue of the endogenous immunity regulator taftcin, to augment the treatment of anxiety and depressive disorders in the first two weeks of taking the antidepressant (enhancement of the efficacy of the antidepressant of the group of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors).

Keywords: 
adjunctive therapy strategy
regulatory peptides
Selank
anxiety
depression
psychopharmacotherapy



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