Gabapentin and Tiagabine for Social Anxiety: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Crossover Study of 8 Adults
Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 2009;11(3):123 [letter]
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Social anxiety disorder is characterized by fear and
avoidance of social situations in which patients may feel
scrutinized and considered foolish by others.1
disorder can significantly impair educational, social, occupational,
and physical functioning.2
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors have been the
first line of treatment, but only a modest remission rate has