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Claims for Patent: 6,121,291

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Summary for Patent: 6,121,291
Title: Paroxetine in the treatment of depression associated with withdrawal from heroin abuse and post-traumatic stress disorder
Abstract:This invention relates to the use of paroxetine or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression associated with withdrawal from heroin abuse.
Inventor(s): Gleason; Maurice (Newbury, GB)
Assignee: SmithKline Beecham plc (Brentford, GB)
Application Number:09/142,990
Patent Claims: 1. A method for treating or preventing post traumatic stress disorder, in humans or non-human animals, which method comprises administering an effective amount of paroxetine or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, to human or non-human animals in need thereof.

2. A method for treating or preventing depression associated with

withdrawal from heroin abuse, in humans or non-human animals, which method comprises administering an effective amount of paroxetine or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, to human or non-human animals in need thereof.

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