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Episode 276: Worrying about anxiety – PART II

In episode 276, James and Mike continue to enlist Adrienne Lindblad help with deciphering the literature surrounding anxiety medications. We discuss the evidence around buspirone and the benzodiazepines and wrap up the whole issue of what to use in GAD and at the end our anxieties disappear.

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Episode 274: Two new drugs that follow all our rules

In episode 274, Mike and James for a change look at the evidence behind two new drugs – one for over active bladder and one for depression and find unfortunately that as usual new drugs are no better than what we already have.

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1) Over active bladder drug

Mirabegron

Int Urol Nephrol 2014;46:275-84

Eur Urol 2014;65:755-65

TFP #54: October 17, 2011

2) Depression drug

Vortioxetine 

BMC Psychiatry 2014,14:276

Sys Reviews 2015;4:21

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2015;40:174-86

J Psychiatric Research 2015;64:88-98

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