Antidepressant use and risk of incident cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among postmenopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Archives of internal medicine, Volume 169, Issue 22, p.2128-39 (2009)


2009, Aged, Antidepressive Agents, Cardiovascular Diseases, Center-Authored Paper, Female, Humans, Incidence, Middle Aged, Postmenopause, Prospective Studies, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Women's Health


Antidepressants are commonly prescribed medications, but their effect on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality remains unclear.