Stories tagged: antidepressants
Mon., April 24, 2017
New study: Antidepressants not as harmful during pregnancy as previously thought
Women who take antidepressants early in pregnancy are not at a higher risk of having children who develop autism or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, contrary to earlier reports, a study …
Wed., May 25, 2016, 5 a.m.
Antidepressants aren’t just for depression anymore, study finds
Antidepressants didn’t get to be the third-most commonly prescribed medication in the United States for nothing. In fact, says a new study, the medications taken by more than 10 percent …
Mon., Dec. 14, 2015, 11:06 p.m.
Antidepressant use during pregnancy linked to autism, study says
Women who took a class of widely used antidepressants during their second and third trimesters of pregnancy were roughly twice as likely as those who did not to have a …
Tue., June 2, 2009
Study cites drug’s effects
An antidepressant that is among the most popular kinds of medicine used for treating autism didn’t work for most kids and caused nightmares and other side effects, new research found. …