Husband struggling with mental health strangled wife to death and then took his own life — (The World News)Tuesday, December 14th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Man put on antidepressants by GP kills himself and wife 2 1/2 weeks later, the violence apparently triggered by death of their beloved cat.
Man, 35, was found by royal protection officers in grounds of Princess Anne’s country home after he threatened to stab her in series of 999 calls, court hears — (The Daily Mail)Friday, June 19th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Man taking psych meds suffers from violent thoughts, obsessed with stabbing Princess Anne, banned from park near her home.
Brighton Author And Jiu Jitsu Coach Marcus Trower Found Hanged — (The Argus)Friday, November 15th, 2019SSRI Ed note: GP with no understanding that antidepressants can cause suicidality prescribes them to patient who becomes "subdued", hangs himself.
Antidepressants saved me – but they made my mental health worse — (The Spectator)Saturday, March 24th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Woman suffering anxiety, dark thoughts given high doses of 3 antidepressants, terrible side effects, improves with exercise, attributes benefit to meds. Odd.
Missing JNU Student Najeeb Ahmed Was On Anti-Depressants: Police — (Newsworld India)Tuesday, November 8th, 2016SSRI Ed note: University student on antidepressants gets into altercation, goes missing, cannot be located.
How a privileged son went off the rails for a life of violence and vice — (The New York Post)Sunday, August 21st, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man, no relationship with wealthy, uninvolved parents, only $, increasingly troubled as he comes of age, takes drugs, resents Dad, eventually shoots, kills him.
QC who worked on Julian Assange case jumped in front of West Hampstead train after being allowed out of private hospital — (Hampstead Highgate Express)Friday, August 19th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Wikileaks "brilliant" barrister treated for depression, suffers withdrawal, medication changed, leaves him shaking, dies by suicide. Coroner finds not suicide.
Paul Gascoigne’s lookalike nephew begged to be sectioned five weeks before his sudden death aged just 22 reveals his grieving mother — (The Daily Mail)Tuesday, May 10th, 2016SSRI Ed note: On antidepressants since 13, young man struggles with "mental health demons", is depressed, self-harms, has OCD, nobody suspects meds. Dies by suicide at 22.
Teenager killed himself after his mother disconnected his Playstation — (METRO 82.7)Sunday, May 3rd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teenager, 18, takes Prozac for depression, commits suicide when his mum disconnects Playstation. Mental illness is blamed.
Alfred Guy Vuozzo sentenced to life for double murder at emotional hearing — (CBC News)Monday, April 13th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man with "history of depression" (i.e. antidepressants) at 2 loses 6-yr-old sister in car accident, years later shoots, kills son + gransdon of driver.
Depression, sex abuse claims drove man to suicide-by-cop, friends and family say — (The Oregonian)Saturday, April 11th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man starts antidepressants after relationship break-up, becomes obsessed with suicide, makes numerous attempts, finally gets police to shoot him.
Saco man who killed family, self, had stopped taking antidepressants when he lost his insurance — (Bangor Daily News)Tuesday, November 18th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Man stops taking Zoloft, kills wife and 3 children in a rage, a case of extreme violent over-reaction.
Topic: Husband with depression spiralling out of control — (Beyond Blue)Sunday, October 26th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Wife complains that husband on antidepressants "spitalling down". He stops taking them, loses job, no improvement, No clue that meds might be problem.
Charleville tragedy: Family and friends gather for removal of twins (9) and older brother — (Sunday Independent)Sunday, September 7th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Adopted eldest son "on a lot of medication for his mental health" violently stabs his younger twin siblings to death and kills himself, no motive or warning.
Young man’s mental illness keeps murder case on hold for more than a decade — (The Kansas City Star)Saturday, August 9th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Boy, 11 put on psych meds for anxiety, deteriorates dramatically, by 16 he is paranoid, withdrawn, psychotic, shoots, kills mom's fiance. His life destroyed.
Ronnie Norman inquest: NHS could have done more for Tunbridge Wells father — (Kent and Sussex Courier)Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
Office worker who killed herself after battle with depression ‘had been anxious about her hair colour’ — (Daily Mail)Monday, January 27th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Woman probably in withdrawal from antidepressants - she was refusing to take them - unhappy with hair dye job hangs herself.
Lanza’s Psychiatric Treatment Revealed In Documents — (The Hartford Courant)Saturday, December 28th, 2013
Court hears details of Glen Race’s mental state before murders — (CTV Atlantic News)Monday, November 4th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from medication for depression and other diagnoses murders 2 men.
Healthcare trust 'missed opportunity' to help depressed man — (GetReading)Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
Troubled train track suicide man 'not listened to'— (East Lindsey Target)Monday, August 5th, 2013
Mum’s fears over poverty — (The Star)Thursday, July 18th, 2013
Perfect family wiped out by dad grieving for tragic baby boy — (Mirror News)Monday, October 8th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants kills his family on the anniversary of the death of his baby son.
Hans Peterson Goes On Trial for the Murder of Dr. David Cornbleet — (Chicago Magazine)Saturday, November 12th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Teen takes accutane for a few days, becomes depressed, blames accutane, takes Zoloft, has OCD, sexual dysfunctionill. Stabs dermatologist to death.
When Medicating Kids Goes Very, Very Wrong — (Blog Her)Monday, October 31st, 2011
Anti-depressants ‘led to suicide’ — (Eastbourne Herald)Friday, October 7th, 2011
Former cutter launches self-harm support group— (Victoria Advocate)Friday, September 30th, 2011
GCSEs: Pressure of exams leaves teens suffering from mental illness — (The Telegraph)Thursday, August 25th, 2011
Cause of death: Unknown — (Columbia Daily Tribune)Sunday, November 14th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Police Officer is prescribed fluoxetine, becomes paranoid, attempts suicide, later succeeds on 2nd try. Her mum suspects partner, not drug.
DiManno: What drove a mother to drown her daughters — (The Sunday Star)Friday, November 5th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Mom with no coping skills and no support system takes psychoactive medication, loses custody of kids, drowns them. Mental illness is blamed.
My Wife was prescribed Prozac 16 months ago by her OB/GYN — (Just Answer – Mental Health)Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010
Doctor’s doubts on antidepressant treatment—(Gazette live)Friday, June 5th, 2009
Study says drug for autism not useful — (Los Angeles Times)Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009
Accused in killing of Que. political aide on antidepressants: Defence—(Calgary Herald)Tuesday, May 19th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man on Effexor kills woman, jailed he comes of medication, realizes what has happened. Court refuses to accept role of medication.
Mum who suffocated baby appeals for help—(The Sydney Morining Herald)Tuesday, May 19th, 2009
American Idol Contestant Takes Overdose: Parked in Front of Idol’s House — (Morning Sentinel)Sunday, November 23rd, 2008SSRI Ed note: American Idol contestant taking Prozac, Seroquel parks outside Paula Adbul's home, dies by overdose suicide.
Brilliant student died of anorexia ‘after being prescribed appetite- suppressing drugs’ — (The Daily Mail)Wednesday, November 5th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen, "brilliant" student, is prescribed sertraline for obsesive thoughts, while taking it she starves herself to death.
Report: Delta Burke in Psychiatric Hospital — (People)Wednesday, February 6th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Actress paid to pitch Effexor for Wyeth, deal comes to an end in 2004, in 2008 she is hopitalized for depression, OCD because her 5 meds "just not working".
A Pro-Prozac Nation? — (Jewish Exponent)Thursday, January 17th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man reduces Prozac dosage, sweats, cannot sleep, gets additional meds to stabilize and has to return to original Prozac dose to avoid debilitating withdrawal.
Psychiatrist found not guilty of murdering her daughter — (The Irish Times)Tuesday, January 15th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Psychiatrist prescribed 3 antidepressants starting Sept, tries, quits each one, in Nov murders daughter, 16. Not guilty due to insanity. Meds ID'd as cause.
Pam’s Story: Indictment shakes resolve (Part 4) — (East Valley Tribune)Wednesday, December 26th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Suicidal mother, son on antidepressants diagnosed "bipolar", rescued from failed suicide pact. Boy, 12, stops meds after 8 yrs, no longer suicidal.
Ex-soldier shot by police may have had fake gun — (CTV News)Wednesday, December 19th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Former soldier on antidepressants over-reacts to remark by friend, threatens him, goes to his apartment with fake weapon, is shot, killed by police.
Autism diagnosis a sentence to life on debilitating psych drugs (real article title not available) — (Hawk Central)Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007SSRI Ed note: Teen with autism (one cause is prenatal exposure to SSRIs), drugged all his life, does not progress, terrible side effects, is hyperactive, aggressive on SSRIs.
UA study positive on psychedelic substance, Helped nine with obsessive behavior — (Arizona Daily Star)Wednesday, December 20th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Does psilocybin, a banned substance, help OCD and is it similar to antidepressants in how it works?
Antidepressants and Cheating/Lying — (eNotAlone)Saturday, December 9th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Man recounts the story of how SSRIs changed his wife from a caring responsible wife to an irresponsible "swinger". Another marriage casualty of SSRIs.
Have An Antidepressant Day — (Jackson Free Press)Tuesday, November 14th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Coed self-harms, almost loses her life to Paxil. Psychiatrist claims to know if toddlers' serotonin levels need adjusting, believes in medicating children.
Landlady’s death ‘was preventable’ — (WalesOnline)Friday, May 14th, 2004SSRI Ed note: Farmer loses prized herd, drinks,prescribed antidepressants, develops obsession with pub server, fantasizes affair, makes threats, kills her, himself.
Jealous boyfriend tells of death struggle — (the Yorkshire Post)Monday, October 6th, 2003SSRI Ed note: Irrationally paranoid man on antidepressants, following failed suicide attempt, strangles girlfriend he professes to love.
Witness says Young offered apology before pulling trigger — (MRT)Monday, March 24th, 2003SSRI Ed note: Bright youth from problem family is drugged from Grade 1 with multiple stimulants, sleep aids, antidepressants, remains aggressive, kills a man at 19.