Ghrelin, paraoxonase and arylesterase levels in depressive patients before and after citalopram treatment

Barim A. O., Aydin S., Colak R., DAĞ E., DENİZ O., Sahin I.

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.42, pp.1076-1081, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2009.02.020
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1076-1081
  • Erzincan Binali Yildirim University Affiliated: No


Objectives: The purpose of this study was to examine alterations in lipid profiles and in the serum concentrations of acylated and desacylated ghrelin, paraoxonase and arylesterase in psychiatric patients before and after treatment with 40 mg citalopram daily for 3 months.