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Antidepressants Articles


Antidepressant use in children rises

21st June 2017

An investigation by The Guardian finds a rise of 12% of children in a year have been prescribed antidepressants.

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Antidepressants ineffective for children

10th June 2016

Research finds most antidepressants are ineffective for children and teenagers.

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Scottish antidepressant use rises

13th October 2015

Official figures show number of people in Scotland treated with antidepressants has risen by 5% in the past year.

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Antidepressants and cognitive therapy to treat depression

27th October 2014

Research suggests cognitive therapy plus antidepressants should be used to for depression.

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Antidepressants safety warning

28th July 2014

Safety warnings for antidepressant use and suicide risk in young people.

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Sharp rise in antidepressant prescribing

28th May 2014

Research suggests the recent recession has led to a sharp rise in GP antidepressant prescribing in England.

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CBT more cost-effective than SSRI for panic disorder

7th May 2014

Research finds CBT is more cost-effective for panic disorder than SSRI alone as a treatment.

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Type 2 diabetes linked to anti-depressants

25th September 2013

UK researchers say people prescribed anti-depressants are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

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Unborn babies 'at risk' from antidepressants

24th June 2013

An expert warns women of risk posed by some antidepressants in early pregnancy.

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Anti-depressant eases symptoms in an hour

14th December 2012

Experimental drug eases symptoms of depression within an hour and 20 minutes.

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