Two psychometric criteria defined by the number of responders and time to onset-of-action. The number of responders was considered twice after 3 and 5 weeks by defining the treatment response as a 30% and 50% reduction
the course of concentrations of ACTH, cortisol, 11-deoxycortisol and DHEA.
Other psychometric scores, demographic parameters and side effects were considered as secondary variables.
18 Years to 75 Years (Adult, Senior)
August 1, 2005
August 12, 2005
Dept. of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, UKE Hamburg, Germany
† Study has passed its completion date and status has not been verified in more than two years.