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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Gastric Bypass, Depression or Anxiety Disorder
and you are
between 18 and 70
years old
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This is an observational trial.
You are contributing to medical knowledge about your condition.
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The purpose

The morbidly obese frequently present with mood and anxiety disorders, which are often treated with serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRI) antidepressant drugs. The investigators hypothesized that gastric bypass surgery would decrease the absorption of SRI. The investigators also wished to determine whether a reduction in SRI levels would increase the likelihood of worsening depressive symptoms.

Provided treatments

  • Procedure: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP)

Locations near you

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01317147. The sponsor of the trial is University of Pittsburgh and it is looking for 12 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
The Effect of Gastric Bypass on the Pharmacokinetics of Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors