Dextromethorphan-Bupropion Significantly Improves Major Depression Symptoms in Phase 2 ASCEND

Jennifer E. Engen

Investigative therapy dextromethorphan-bupropion (AXS-05) provided significantly improved major depression symptoms versus lone sustained-release bupropion while remaining tolerable in adult patients over 6 weeks, according to new phase 2 trial findings. In a randomized, double-blind, multi center, parallel-group study of the NMDA/sigma-1 receptor antagonist combination therapy, investigators observed significant improvements in […]

Following the MedDiet Improves Depression Symptoms in Young Men

Jennifer E. Engen

Adopting the Mediterranean diet can sig­nif­i­cantly con­tribute to improv­ing symp­toms of depres­sion in young men. This is the most sig­nif­i­cant con­clu­sion of a ran­dom­ized con­trol trial con­ducted by a team of Australian researchers on a group of young adults between the ages of 18 and 25. (The study results) sug­gests that med­ical doc­tors […]