Antidepressant drugs (TCA)
Name depress_drugs_tca
Chapter Mental and behavioral disorders/Depression
Patient has had at least two prescriptions of tricyclic antidepressants (TCA).
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 TCA
At least two prescriptions from BNF section 4.3.1.
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