A Pilot Phase II Open-Label Single-Center Study of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter-2 Inhibitor Empagliflozin in Major Depressive Disorder

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You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions:
    Major Depressive Disorder
  • Age: Between 18 Year(s) - 65 Year(s)
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other Inclusion Criteria:
      In order to be eligible to participate in this study, an individual must meet all of the following criteria:
    1. Provide written informed consent, as approved by the NYU Institutional Research Ethic Board (IRB).
    2. Patients ages 18-65.

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

    1. An individual who meets any of the following criteria will be excluded from participation in this study:
    2. DSM-5 diagnosis of Bipolar disorders, Cyclothymia, Schizoaffective disorder, Schizophrenia; any psychotic disorder or affective psychosis.


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