Generic Name: Methylfolate (l-methylfolate)
Deplin™ is a brand name formulation of methylfolate (l-methylfolate). It is needed by depressed patients with suboptimal folate levels to regulate the synthesis of serotonin, norepinephrine and dopamine. L-methylfolate improves the benefits of antidepressants when taken together.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|Increase effect of another treatment||35||13|
|Major Depressive Disorder||15||10|
|Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Deficiency||4||2|
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