New study: antidepressants significantly raise the risk of suicide in the treatment of depression for adults — (Council for Evidence-Based Psychiatry)Tuesday, June 25th, 2019SSRI Ed note: A 2019 study finds adults treated with antidepressants are 2.5 times more likely to attempt suicide than controls, due to effects of the drug, NOT depression.
George Acres death: Mother of seven-year-old pleads insanity — (BBC News)Tuesday, January 15th, 2019SSRI Ed note: GP prescribes various meds including antidepressants to woman with pain. she dislikes "antipsychotics", stops them. Restarts meds, kills son shortly after.
1 in 6 US adults say they have taken psychiatric drugs, report says — (The Bennington Banner)Monday, December 12th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Study finds that 12% of Americans - more than 1 in 8 - over age 18 are on antidepressants, most of them long term.
2degrees boss should not have been flying, report finds — (The New Zealand Herald)Monday, June 27th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Pilot on Cymbalta does not disclose he is taking the drug, flies plane, loses power (reason not identified), crashes into sea killing him and his wife.
Mum of teen killed by his drug-addict dad died from accidental overdose — (The Manchester Evening News)Wednesday, May 18th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman grieving for dead son prescribed cocktail of medications including diazepam, duloxetine (Cymbalta), quetiapin, drinks, dies of overdose.
Study finds certain antidepressants may double suicide risk in children, adolescents — (FirstWordPharma)Thursday, January 28th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Cochrane meta analysis finds that SSRIs double risk of suicide, aggression for young people.
Antidepressants can raise the risk of suicide, biggest ever review finds / BMJ Article — (The Telegraph)Wednesday, January 27th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Landmark study: Pharma companies continue to lie and manipulate/misrepresent data to hide the true suicide rates of people on SSRIs.
Records show man killed by police was previously suicidal — (WSB TV2)Sunday, September 27th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man in wheelchair shot by police
8 Women Share What Happened When Antidepressants Killed Their Sex Drive — (The Huffington Post)Wednesday, April 15th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Physician urges women to stay on SSRIs despite killing their sex drive. Invokes myth that takers are happier, ignores the many serious SSRI negative effects.
Antidepressants – Risks. With 20 reasons to be concerned — (MythsandRisksInfo.com)Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Loudon woman receives maximum sentence in negligent homicide — (The Daily Times)Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man on Cymbalta (duloxentine) ingests alcohol, morphine, oxycodone and the antidepressant and dies.
Reader's Letter — (SSRI Stories)Friday, December 12th, 2014
Fog, pain medication cited as possible factors in fatal plane crash near Amarillo — (Amarillo Globe)Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
State v. May — (COURT OF APPEALS FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, OHIO)Friday, April 11th, 2014
Oakes man dies after taking fatal overdose of prescription drug Quetiapine — (Examiner)Thursday, January 9th, 2014
McCoy v State of Florida: Death sentence upheld — (FindLaw)Thursday, December 19th, 2013
Increased alcohol use on Cymbalta — (Steady Health)Sunday, November 24th, 2013
Anti-depressants Can Cause Sudden Death — (Health Impact News Daily)Monday, September 16th, 2013
Eli Lilly and Co. settles wrongful death lawsuit — (Indy Star)Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
Left Hanging: Suicide in Bridgend — (davidhealy.org)Tuesday, March 12th, 2013SSRI Ed note: David Healy makes the case that the higher-than-expected rate of hanging suicides in Bridgend are due to antidepressant-induced suicide.
My Personal Big Mistake And Anti-Depressant Withdrawal — (Inspire.com)Thursday, March 7th, 2013
When happy meds lead to depressing debt — (CreditCards.com)Thursday, November 29th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Psychiatrist notices that people on antidepressants for injuries spend money they do not have to gamble. Cases of A/D problem spending cited.
Eli Lilly and Company named in class action over deceptive and unlawful marketing of Cymbalta — (Got a Class Action?)Thursday, November 15th, 2012
Problems with Cymbalta – Comments — (Rottstein Law Group)Thursday, July 19th, 2012
After two weeks Kyle daycare murder case near jurors' hands — (San Marcos Mercury)Thursday, June 28th, 2012
Woman battles CPS to get her kids back — (AZ family 3)Wednesday, June 13th, 2012
British boy, four, is ‘drugged and killed by mother who then tried to commit suicide’ — (Daily Mail)Thursday, March 8th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Austrian woman taking Cymbalta kills her beloved 4-yr-old son and attempts suicide.
Coroner defends autopsy report on woman’s death in hospital's ER — (Herald Times)Saturday, December 17th, 2011
What's the next step in fighting depression? — (CNN Health)Tuesday, September 13th, 2011
A family member took his life while on Cymbalta — (The Banner Herald)Wednesday, September 7th, 2011
Former Krebs councilman pleads no contest — (McAlester News-Capital)Thursday, September 1st, 2011
Woman's Alleged Killer on Heavy Meds — (Temecula Patch)Wednesday, August 10th, 2011
Tests Reveal 5th Drug Was Given To Leiby Kletzy Before Being Killed — (Yeshiva News)Tuesday, August 9th, 2011
Attorney’s argue to suppress teen’s statements, confession — (Effingham Daily News)Wednesday, February 16th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Indigent 15-yr-old with 85 I.Q. on Xanax gets Cymbalta for suicidality drinks, becomes psychotic, murders neighbors, NCR nixed, gets life with no parole.
Prescription Drugs Associated with Reports of Violence Towards Others [SSRI’s among highest] — (PLoS)Wednesday, December 15th, 2010
Teen’s suicide highlights pain of fighting depression — (Dayton Daily News)Friday, October 22nd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Teen put on Cymbalta for depression, it makes her worse, her family takes her off, she dies by suicide in withdrawal. Family baffled re: "reason".
Simon Monjack Autopsy Report: Cause of Death Oddly Similar to Wife Brittany — (Gather News)Wednesday, August 18th, 2010
Famous Talk Show Host Larry King's Wife Attempts SuicideThursday, June 10th, 2010
Mother Given Cymbalta For Fibromyalgia Becomes Manic & DangerousSaturday, June 5th, 2010
An Afghan veteran’s rage — (The Star)Saturday, June 13th, 2009
Troubled teen to be tried as adult in dad’s death — (NBC News)Monday, June 1st, 2009SSRI Ed note: Treatment for depression starts girl on downhill spiral, at 15, taking Cymbalta and Phenergan, she arranges to have her father killed.
Murderous voice was Satan, mom said — (houmatoday.com)Monday, May 4th, 2009
What’s Behind the Epidemic of Family-Killings? Could it Be Anti-Depressants? — (AlterNet)Thursday, April 30th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Journalist explores role of antidepressants in trend in number and type of family violence tragedies.
Details emerge in Middletown family murder-suicide —(The Frederick News-Post)Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on cocktail of antidepressant and other meds kills his wife and 3 young children, then himself. Financial worries are blamed.