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 January-February  2020  | Vol 42 | Issue 1
  Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine is a Bimonthly peer-reviewed international journal, published under the auspices of the Indian Psychiatric Society, South Zone.

The journal will cover clinical and experimental studies related to psychology and psychiatry.

Articles can be submitted online from The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.

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Guest Editorial
Do asians patients require only half of the clozapine dose prescribed for Caucasians? A critical review
Michael W Jann
The article by de Leon et al.[1] raises several important issues regarding treating Asian patients with clozapine. Historically and traditionally, physicians have prescribed antipsychotic drugs by s...
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Review Article
Do asian patients require only half of the clozapine dose prescribed for caucasians? A critical overview
Jose de Leon, Anto P Rajkumar, Arun R Kaithi, Georgios Schoretsanitis, John M Kane, Chuan-Yue Wang, Yi-Lang Tang, Shih-Ku Lin, Kyung Sue Hong, Saeed Farooq, Chee H Ng, Can-Jun Ruan, Chittaranjan Andrade
Since 1997, studies have found that Asians need lower clozapine doses than Caucasians. Caucasians with average clozapine metabolism may need from 300 to 600 mg/day to reach the therapeutic range (35...
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Review Article
Vitamin D and depression: A critical appraisal of the evidence and future directions
Vikas Menon, Sujita Kumar Kar, Navratan Suthar, Naresh Nebhinani
Background: Growing evidence points to the role of vitamin D in the pathobiology and treatment of depression. However, the evidence is inconsistent in many aspects. The objectives of this nar...
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Review Article
Repurposing potential of ketamine: Opportunities and challenges
CS Gautam, Sonia S Mahajan, Jatin Sharma, Harmanjit Singh, Jagjit Singh
Ketamine is a noncompetitive antagonist of the N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor which also interacts with various other receptors that account for its myriad actions. Originally approved as a ge...
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