Antidepressant drugs (other)
Name depress_drugs_other
Chapter Mental and behavioral disorders/Depression
Definition
Patient has had at least two prescriptions of other less common drugs used in the

treatment of depression.
Data Type Binary
Data sources GPRD
Dictionaries Read, BNF
Repeated No
Valid event date range 01/01/1900 - 25/03/2010
Agreed 01.08.2011 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
0 Not prescribed
1 Prescribed with other antidepressants
Implementation
At least two prescriptions from BNF section 4.3.4.
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