Treatment of social phobia with drugs other than benzodiazepines

M. R. Liebowitz, F. R. Schneier, E. Hollander, L. A. Welkowitz, J. B. Saoud, J. Feerick, R. Campeas, B. A. Fallon, L. Street, A. Gitow

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Abstract

Social phobia is emerging as an important cause of psychiatric morbidity. Reasons for this are described, as are clinical issues of importance to social phobia, including the extensive associated distress and disability. The use of phenelzine, atenolol, buspirone, fluoxetine, and moclobemide are described. Diagnostic and transcultural aspects of social phobia are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)10-15
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Clinical Psychiatry
Volume52
Issue number11 SUPPL.
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991
Externally publishedYes

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  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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    Liebowitz, M. R., Schneier, F. R., Hollander, E., Welkowitz, L. A., Saoud, J. B., Feerick, J., Campeas, R., Fallon, B. A., Street, L., & Gitow, A. (1991). Treatment of social phobia with drugs other than benzodiazepines. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 52(11 SUPPL.), 10-15.