Neuropharmacology of Nutritional Supplements

  • Amritpal Singh Saroya
  • Jaswinder Singh


So far, few randomized trials are known for the role of folic acid or folate in depression. Folate added to antidepressant drug treatment offered limited evidence that folate has potential role in depression (Zhao et al. 2011). Some studies have reported utility of folic acid in treating depression (Watanabe et al. 2012) (Fig. 18.1).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amritpal Singh Saroya
    • 1
  • Jaswinder Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Herbal ConsultantMohaliIndia
  2. 2.Department of PharmacologySri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical ScienceAmritsarIndia

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