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|Title:||Method for treating borderline personality disorder with serotonin re-uptake blockers|
|Abstract:||There is disclosed a method for treating borderline personality disorder in a patient by administering a nontoxic dose of a serotonin re-uptake blocker. Preferably, the serotonin re-uptake blocker is fluoxetine or norfluoxetine.|
|Inventor(s):||Norden; Michael J. (Seattle, WA)|
|Filing Date:||Jan 25, 1994|
|Claims:||1. A method for treating borderline personality disorder in a patient in need thereof comprising administering to said patient a nontoxic dose of a serotonin re-uptake blocker. |
2. The method of claim 1 wherein the serotonin re-uptake blocker is selected from the group consisting of fluoxetine, zimelidine, fluvoxamine, seataline, indalpine, citalopram, femoxetine, paroxetine, alaproclate and derivatives thereof and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof.
3. The method of claim 2 wherein the serotonin re-uptake blocker is fluoxetine or norfluoxetine.
4. The method of claim 3 wherein the dose of fluoxetine or norfluoxetine is from about 2 mg to about 80 mg daily.
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