> Adequacy of Antidepressant Administration for the 6-month Period After the Initial Prescription
ACP American College of Physicians - Internal Medicine - Doctors for Adults

From "Telephone Counseling as an Adjunct to Antidepressant Treatment in the Primary Care System. A Pilot Study " Effective Clinical Practice, July/August 2000. 4:170-178.

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Figure 5. Adequacy of antidepressant administration for the 6-month period after the initial prescription. Patients met the low-dose threshold if they received at least 90 days of medication at a dose equivalent to 10 mg fluoxetine; the moderate-dose threshold required at least 90 days of the equivalent of 20 mg fluoxetine.