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Pfefferbaum-Levine B, Kumor K, Cangir A, et al.
Eight depressed children with cancer had a rapid clinical response to low doses of imipramine or amitriptyline. Because of the many variables affecting cancer patients, the mechanism by which tricyclic antidepressant treatment produced this response is unclear.
Rheinische Friedrich- Wilhelms- Universität Bonn