Antidepressants: Safety warning over Britain’s most common drugSaturday, June 30th, 2012
Teen accused of killing boyfriend to stand trial as an adult — (WNDU.com)Wednesday, June 6th, 2012
Ipswich/Needham Market: Man detained indefinitely after pushing wife to her death in lake — (Ipswich Star)Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012SSRI Ed note: GP gives man citalopram 1999, takes it "erraticly", becomes mentally ill. Same Rx 2011, 2 days later drowns wife, attempts suicide. Mental illnss blamed.
Boy, 13, dies from alcohol and drug overdose — (The Telegraph)Wednesday, May 9th, 2012SSRI Ed note: "Intelligent and spirited boy", 13, on citalopram uses heroin, drinks, dies from combined effects.
Finding of David Penniall Inquest — (South Australia Coroner’s Court)Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
Celexa & Women's Libido — (Topix.com)Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Citalopram and Nightmares — (Neuropsychiatry)Sunday, April 1st, 2012
Out of my mind. Driven to drink — (DavidHealy.org)Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Mother accused of racist tram rant 'had taken double dose of medication', court hears — (Daily Mail)Friday, February 17th, 2012
Exam woes led to popular Kingston student’s death — (Surrey Comet)Friday, February 10th, 2012SSRI Ed note: A more likely culprit than "exam wces" in this tragedy is citalopram, never apparently suspected as a possible cause of his suicide.
'Skunk' user's sister speaks about drug after his death — (Maidenhead Advertiser)Thursday, February 9th, 2012
Whistleblower Claims Forest Bribed Study's Investigator to Favor Celexa — (Bloomberg BNA)Wednesday, February 1st, 2012
Top 10 Drugs with Heart Side Effects —(LawyersandSettlements.com)Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
Anorexic doctor weighed less than 4 stone when she died — (The Telegraph)Monday, January 30th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Anorexic paediatrician takes Celexa, dies, coroner cannot find any reason for her heart stopping.
Hainault pensioner’s killer jailed for 21 years minimum — (The Ilford Recorder)Friday, January 20th, 2012SSRI Ed note: GP ups dose of citalopram for man with suicidality, anxiety, panic attacks, Oct 15, 2010. Violent ideas start, in Feb murders stepdad. Med not suspected.
Chepstow man stabbed friend over fling claim — (South Wales Argus)Monday, January 16th, 2012
Sheffield student died after GP mum prescribed anti-depressants — (The Star)Saturday, January 14th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Medical student with anorexia prescribed citalopram by mum, dies of drug toxicity.
Lake death of wife, 73 — (Bedford Today)Thursday, November 10th, 2011
Tommy Thompson killer Shaun Skelhorn was in hospital with ‘violent thoughts’ month before crime — (Liverpool Echo)Monday, October 17th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Directionless man happy to use citalopram, quetiapine as well as cocaine, goes on and off drugs, has violent thoughts, finally stabs and kills a man. Gets life.
AG: Couple killed in murder-suicide had rocky relationship —(Concord Monitor)Thursday, October 13th, 2011
Examining the Link between Obesity and Mental Illness — (nhpr)Friday, September 23rd, 2011
SSRIs, Periodic Limb Movements of Sleep Linked in Children — (Family Practice News)Wednesday, September 21st, 2011
What's the next step in fighting depression? — (CNN Health)Tuesday, September 13th, 2011
FDA warns of heart risks with high doses of Celexa — (USA Today)Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
Celexa/Citalopram stole my husband — (PaxilProgress)Thursday, August 11th, 2011
St. John’s Wort, Citalopram No Better Than Placebo for Minor Depression — (Psych Central)Saturday, July 30th, 2011
Antidepressant use and risk of adverse outcomes in older people — (BMJ) / Murder-suicides in Elderly Rise — (WebMD)Monday, June 13th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Study finds risk rises significantly with use of antidepressants, higher with SSRIs than tricyclics. Murder-suicides in elderly up as rate of A/D use rises.
Defense Attorneys Claim LI Road Rage Victim Had Drugs In His System — (CBS New York)Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
Woman dies from drug overdose in nursing home — (Wilkes & McHugh)Wednesday, April 6th, 2011
Coed at Wellesley Found Not Guilty Due to Celexa Antidepressant Use: Stabbed Boyfriend 8 timesTuesday, February 8th, 2011
Bob Ward murder case: Diane Ward ingested many anti-depressant drugs, defense expert says — (Orlando Sentinel)Thursday, February 3rd, 2011SSRI Ed note: Wife of millionaire, on high doses of Celexa & Trazodone, dies from gunshot. Husband claims he tried to stop suicide, is convicted of murder.
Marlborough man arrested on drug charges — (MetroWest Daily News)Thursday, January 27th, 2011
Military kids taking more psychiatric drugs — (Army Times)Monday, January 3rd, 2011
Prescription Drugs Associated with Reports of Violence Towards Others [SSRI’s among highest] — (PLoS)Wednesday, December 15th, 2010
Coroner calls for urgent anti-depressant inquiry after doctor blames drug for mother’s suicide — (Daily Mail)Tuesday, December 7th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Citalopram makes depressed woman's condition worse, doctor ups dose and she hangs herself.
Just how mentally ill was Tang? — (The Tech)Friday, December 3rd, 2010
Former chief deputy coroner dozed off during DUI arrest, court documents allege — (Lewis County Sirens)Saturday, November 27th, 2010
Firm with Earth City unit is settling suits over drugs tied to suicides — (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)Saturday, October 30th, 2010
State High Court Upholds Death Sentence For Triple Homicide At TDOT Facility — (The Chattanoogan)Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Man on Celexa, Xanax, shoots and kills his estranged wife, 2 other employees at her workplace. Gets 3 death sentences.
Case closed in March road rage murder-suicide — (Mountain Democrat)Tuesday, August 24th, 2010
Simon Monjack Autopsy Report: Cause of Death Oddly Similar to Wife Brittany — (Gather News)Wednesday, August 18th, 2010
Police collect computers, tub water, a note in alleged baby killingWednesday, August 18th, 2010
Dangers of prescription drug abuse hit home – The Other Drug War — (Houston Chronicle)Friday, June 18th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Addicted woman dies from effects of taking 9 prescriptions, including lorazepam, citalopram and a muscle relaxant.
Mum’s tragic mistake — (Oldham Evening Chronicle)Wednesday, May 26th, 2010
Former Safety Harbor Fire Chief William Jay Stout committed suicide, official says — (Tampa Bay Times)Thursday, May 13th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Retired Fire Chief is prescribed Celexa, three weeks later he commits suicide. Everyone shocked.
Jury Finds Celexa Cause of Murder-Suicide: Two Physicians Testify: Foundation Demands ActionThursday, April 22nd, 2010
Magnolia Reporter: McNeil mother killed two children 10 weeks apart, Columbia County lawmen allege — (Magnolia Reporter)Sunday, March 14th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Mother prescribed citalopram (Celexa) smothers first her little son, and later her baby daughter. She faces capital murder charges.
Misdiagnosis of Serotonin Syndrome as Fibromyalgia — (Tribe)Sunday, January 31st, 2010SSRI Ed note: Doctor misses seratonin syndrome, physical therapist sees that symptoms are not consistent with fibromyalgia. Patient suffers needlessly.
US Kids Represent Psychiatric Drug Goldmine — (Truthout)Sunday, December 13th, 2009