Archive for Paxil (paroxetine) – Page 3

G.I. Drugged American Conservative
SSRI Ed note: Kern gets suicidal thoughts on Paxil. Needham given Zoloft, other meds dies after surgery. Eastridge's A/D does not work, dose doubled, accessory to murder.
Over Six Hundred and Counting: Paxil Birth Defect Cases — (Dissent Voice)
Are Veterans Being Given Deadly Cocktails to Treat PTSD? — (Alternet)
SSRI Ed note: Veteran, drugged into stupor with Paxil, Klonapin and Seroquel develops serious health problems from his prescribed meds, then dies from their effects.
Father: Son may have had breakdown — (Sentinel and Enterprise)
SSRI Ed note: National Guard captain has manic episode on Paxil, assaults 4, screams about bomb in car, job loss likely due to incident.
Famous Golfer Becomes Worse While Taking Antidepressants
Search continues in San Diego County for missing 17-year-old girl — (Los Angeles Times)
SSRI Ed note: Man previously convicted of lewd acts with 14-yr old, on Paxil, Zoloft and RItalin, rapes and murders two girls, 14 and 17.
Physicians Are Talking About: Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors and the Choice to Numb Out — (Medscape)
US Kids Represent Psychiatric Drug Goldmine — (Truthout)
Testimony ends; divergent opinions emerge on Kehoe mental state — (WCF Courier)
SSRI Ed note: Woman starts Paxil then a series of suicide attempts begin; finally she kills her young son.
A Combat Soldier on Death Row? — (Salem-News)
SSRI Ed note: Soldier has bad reaction to meds issued by V.A., Paxil, Zoloft, & Clonazepam sent home suffering PTSD, kills 2, injures 1 thinking them "hostiles", gets life.
Woman Drives Wrong Way on Pennsylvania Turnpike: Weeks Earlier Had Another Weird Incident in Car
Astor Court Testimony, All Too Revealing — (WWD)
Nasty effects as patients quit drug—(The New Zealand Herald)
Depression pill linked to suicide bids—(New zealand herald)
Nobel prize winner points to dangers involving psychotropic drugs—(
Murderous voice was Satan, mom said — (
Ruling reopens drug lawsuits—(MJ True Jersey)
SSRI Ed note: Man takes Paxil for 8 days, becomes agitated and paranoid, kills himself, GSK makes confidential settlement of lawsuit.
What’s Behind the Epidemic of Family-Killings? Could it Be Anti-Depressants? — (AlterNet)
SSRI Ed note: Journalist explores role of antidepressants in trend in number and type of family violence tragedies.
Those grieving after a suicide forever wonder what they could have done to save a life—(
Details emerge in Middletown family murder-suicide —(The Frederick News-Post)
SSRI Ed note: Man on cocktail of antidepressant and other meds kills his wife and 3 young children, then himself. Financial worries are blamed.
$1M bond for man accused of killing girlfriend—(
Tampa Bay serial shoplifter drawn to Brighton jewelry—(Tampa Bay Times)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on Paxil shoplifts recklessly in a way that she has no hope of getting away with it.
The Mask of Sanity: On the Trail of a Serial Killer in Macedonia — (VQR)
SSRI Ed note: Respected journalist on paroxetine rapes and murders four women, covers sensational story until caught, commits suicide. Nobody can believe it.
Monroe jail suicide victim complained he wasn’t getting his medicine—(
Drew’s stepbrother speaks out—(
Antidepressant labels to carry new warning of life-threatening side effect — (The Los Angeles Times)
SSRI Ed note: In 2009, the FDA required warning that antidepressantcs can cause NMS,, an uncommon but deadly side effect. Made no difference to public awareness.
Effects of abuse, part 2
SSRI Ed note: SSRIs can cause more vivid traumatic flashbacks, nightmares.
Evelyn Pringle: SSRI Pushers under Fire — (Scoop)
SSRI Ed note: With reference to GRassley inquiry, journalist exposes sleazy pharma tactics used to promote ineffective, dangerous SSRIs to doctors and the public.
Two Antidepressants Taken During Pregnancy Linked To Heart Anomalies In Babies — (Science Daily)
SSRI Ed note: Odds of cardio problems in babies increase for moms taking fluoxetine or paroxetine, especially if they smake. Official advice: give up smoking, not meds.
Suicide Blamed on Apotex’ Generic Paxil — (The Judicial View)
SSRI Ed note: Family of man who died by suicide after taking paroxetine files lawsuit but fails to get expert who could testify that the drug probably caused the suicide.
Local woman seeks legal action against drug maker — (North Peel News)
SSRI Ed note: Mom suies GSK for birth defects caused by Paxil, not acknowledged when she was taking the drug during pregnancy.
Glenna Todovich Releases her son’s story to Show Pharmacuetical Drugs Effects — (Live-PR.com0
SSRI Ed note: Talented young man who recognized his health was being destroyed by SSRIs suffers horrific side effects, can't get off, finally takes his life after 10 years.
Killer claims antidepressant may have caused him to kill — (The Nevada Appeal)
SSRI Ed note: Man who shoots and kills his ex's lover while in Paxil withdrawal claims the shooting was an accident, later realizes the med was probably responsible.
Federal Judge Rules Against GSK and Allows Teenage Paxil Suicide Case to Go to Trial — (Baum Hedlund)
SSRI Ed note: Grieving parents sue GSK after Paxil causes their teenage son to commit suicide.
The First Federal Paxil Birth Defect Case Has Been Set For Trial — (
SSRI Ed note: Family attempts to sue SmithKlineBeecham for heart defects in their infant caused by Paxil. The case eventually settles.
Spitz: Pill leaves a bitter aftertaste — (The Midford Daily News)
SSRI Ed note: Woman takes Paxil for anxiety attacks, loses ability to feel anything, tries to get off drug and realizes she is addicted, wishes she had never taken it.
Antidepressants ‘could harm sperm’ — (The Evening Standard)
SSRI Ed note: Researcher at Cornell finds that SSRIs cause fragmentation of sperm, impairing fertility.
One Bad Day — (Hartford Advocate)
SSRI Ed note: After taking Paxil for 3 weeks (for shyness), man has psychotic manic episode, "rescues" toddler from family thinking they are kidnappers, charged, life ruined.
SSRI Ed note: Family of boy who died by suicide on Paxil can proceed with lawsuit because u.s. District court rules preemption does not apply.
‘The medication had to play a part in it’ — (The Pinedale Roundup)
SSRI Ed note: Happy young man with plans is prescribed Paxil, dies by suicide. Everyone shocked, this is completely unlike him.
Federal Judge Reverses Preemption Ruling in Indiana Paxil Suicide Case — (ExpertClick)
SSRI Ed note: Beloved Catholic priest, never suicidal, takes Paxil, gets akathesia, is paranoid, kills himself after mass one day, his sister sues GSK.
The Plaintiff Was Unhappy [review of Side Effects By Alison Bass] — (The Wall Street Journal)
SSRI Ed note: Dr Healy responds to book review by Mr Herrmann, pointing out some of the glaring inaccuracies and misstatements contained.
UPDATE 3-US senator seeks FDA probe of Glaxo’s Paxil data — (Reuters)
SSRI Ed note: In 2008, Senator Grassley demanded to investigate whether GSK knew that Paxil [paroxetine] causes suicide before it was marketed. Proof came out that they did.
Marijuana, Battle Veterans and the VA — (Salem-News)
SSRI Ed note: Soldier dies in sleep on Seroquel, Paxil, Klonopin prescribed by VA, father finds 8 similar deaths, noted by Surgeon General who never concludes or reports.
Lancs women sue over ‘sunshine’ pill — (The Lancashire Evening Post)
SSRI Ed note: Group of women sue GSK over horrific side effects and withdrawal problems from taking Paxil / Seroxat.
Grapevine woman: Emotional distress caused her to kill grandmother — (Star-Telegram)
SSRI Ed note: Teen distraught over grandfather's death given Paxil, is suicidal, shoots & kills Grandmother, gets life sentence. Years later, she knows Paxil was the problem.
Vets taking PTSD drugs die in sleep:  Hurricane man’s death the 4th in West Virginia — (West Virginia Gazette)
SSRI Ed note: Military vet taking Paxil, Klonopin, Seroquel dies in sleep. Ignorant officials blame him for likely not taking meds as prescribed.
Crown wants jail for dog killer — (Calgary Sun)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Paxil has fit of impulsive rage, beats puppy to death.
BNAS suicide report released — (The Times Record)
SSRI Ed note: Young man on Paxil announces he is suicidal, has been drinking, he shoots himself while under supervision.
To hell and back — (The University Daily Kansan)
SSRI Ed note: Student suffers side effects from Adderall & Paxil gets multiple psychiatric diagnoses, gets into trouble with the law. Quits pills against advice, recovers.