Research Paper Volume 13, Issue 19 pp 22934—22946

Agomelatine might be more appropriate for elderly, depressed, type 2 diabetes mellitus patients than paroxetine/fluoxetine

Subgroup analysis on depression severity (age phase I). (A) Final average HDRS score, HARS score, FPG level, HbA1c level and BMI in the two moderate depression groups. (B) Final average HDRS score, HARS score, FPG level, HbA1c level and BMI in the two severe depression groups. Abbreviations: HDRS: Hamilton Depression Rating Scale; HARS: Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale; HbA1c: hemoglobin A1c; FPG: fasting plasma glucose; BMI: body mass index; EG: experiment group; CG: control group.

Figure 7. Subgroup analysis on depression severity (age phase I). (A) Final average HDRS score, HARS score, FPG level, HbA1c level and BMI in the two moderate depression groups. (B) Final average HDRS score, HARS score, FPG level, HbA1c level and BMI in the two severe depression groups. Abbreviations: HDRS: Hamilton Depression Rating Scale; HARS: Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale; HbA1c: hemoglobin A1c; FPG: fasting plasma glucose; BMI: body mass index; EG: experiment group; CG: control group.