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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 639391, 5 pages
The Effect of Ranitidine on Olanzapine-Induced Weight Gain
1Clinical Psychiatry Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz 5166614766, Iran
2Neuroscience Research Center, Department of Statistics & Epidemiology, Faculty of Health, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz 5166614711, Iran
3Department of Public Health Sciences, WHO Collaborating Center for Safe Communities, Karolinska Institute, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Received 6 April 2013; Revised 24 May 2013; Accepted 27 May 2013
Academic Editor: Akito Tanoue
Copyright © 2013 Fatemeh Ranjbar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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