Elevated thyroid indices in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder: effects of clomipramine treatment.

TitleElevated thyroid indices in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder: effects of clomipramine treatment.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsMcCracken, JT, Hanna GL
JournalJournal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology
Volume15
Issue4
Pagination581-7
Date Published2005 Aug
ISSN1044-5463
KeywordsAdolescent, Antidepressive Agents, Tricyclic, Child, Clomipramine, Female, Humans, Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System, Male, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Thyroid Function Tests, Thyroid Hormones, Thyrotropin, Thyroxine, Triiodothyronine
Abstract

To examine the basal thyroid function in pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) versus controls, and to explore the relation between baseline thyroid measures and response to clomipramine treatment, and the effects of treatment on thyroid hormones.

DOI10.1016/j.comppsych.2011.05.003
Alternate JournalJ Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol