Are Veterans Being Given Deadly Cocktails to Treat PTSD? — (Alternet)Saturday, March 6th, 2010SSRI 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)Thursday, March 4th, 2010SSRI 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 AntidepressantsThursday, March 4th, 2010
Search continues in San Diego County for missing 17-year-old girl — (Los Angeles Times)Monday, March 1st, 2010SSRI 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)Thursday, February 18th, 2010
US Kids Represent Psychiatric Drug Goldmine — (Truthout)Sunday, December 13th, 2009
Testimony ends; divergent opinions emerge on Kehoe mental state — (WCF Courier)Wednesday, November 4th, 2009SSRI 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)Tuesday, July 28th, 2009SSRI 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 CarFriday, July 24th, 2009
Astor Court Testimony, All Too Revealing — (WWD)Thursday, June 25th, 2009
Nasty effects as patients quit drug—(The New Zealand Herald)Friday, June 5th, 2009
Nobel prize winner points to dangers involving psychotropic drugs—(Pr-inside.com)Wednesday, May 20th, 2009
Murderous voice was Satan, mom said — (houmatoday.com)Monday, May 4th, 2009
Ruling reopens drug lawsuits—(MJ True Jersey)Sunday, May 3rd, 2009SSRI 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)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.
$1M bond for man accused of killing girlfriend—(Chigagobreakingnews.com)Saturday, April 11th, 2009
Tampa Bay serial shoplifter drawn to Brighton jewelry—(Tampa Bay Times)Saturday, April 4th, 2009SSRI 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)Wednesday, April 1st, 2009SSRI 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—(poconorecord.com)Monday, March 23rd, 2009
Drew’s stepbrother speaks out—(southtownstar.com)Tuesday, March 10th, 2009
Evelyn Pringle: SSRI Pushers under Fire — (Scoop)Sunday, January 4th, 2009
Suicide Blamed on Apotex’ Generic Paxil — (The Judicial View)Monday, November 17th, 2008
Killer claims antidepressant may have caused him to kill — (The Nevada Appeal)Friday, October 24th, 2008SSRI 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)Thursday, October 2nd, 2008SSRI 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 — (DrugSettlement.com)Wednesday, October 1st, 2008SSRI 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)Thursday, September 25th, 2008SSRI 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)Wednesday, September 24th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Researcher at Cornell finds that SSRIs cause fragmentation of sperm, impairing fertility.
One Bad Day — (Hartford Advocate)Wednesday, September 10th, 2008SSRI 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.
JUDGE RULES AGAINST GSK–TEEN PAXIL SUICIDE CASE GOES TO TRIAL — (Lawyers and Settlements)Saturday, September 6th, 2008SSRI 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)Wednesday, August 20th, 2008SSRI 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)Saturday, July 19th, 2008SSRI 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)Thursday, July 17th, 2008SSRI 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)Thursday, June 12th, 2008SSRI 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)Sunday, June 8th, 2008SSRI 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)Monday, June 2nd, 2008SSRI 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)Monday, May 26th, 2008SSRI 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)Saturday, May 24th, 2008SSRI 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)Tuesday, May 13th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on Paxil has fit of impulsive rage, beats puppy to death.
BNAS suicide report released — (The Times Record)Tuesday, May 6th, 2008SSRI 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)Monday, May 5th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Student suffers side effects from Adderall & Paxil gets multiple psychiatric diagnoses, gets into trouble with the law. Quits pills against advice, recovers.
“Epidemic of Suicides:” Veterans Combat VA in Lawsuit Seeking Adequate and Timely Healthcare — (Fog City Journal)Saturday, May 3rd, 2008SSRI Ed note: Senior staff of San Francisco Regional VA admits Paxil is not "fool-proof", has serious side effects including depression, so use with vets "questionable".
Garstang man in police axe attack — (The Garstang Courier)Wednesday, April 30th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man taking Seroxat (paroxetine/Paxil) drinks beer, assaults wife for 1st time in 30 yrs of marriage, threatens police with axe.
Friends say murder was culmination of years of abuse — (Keep Me Current)Thursday, April 24th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Woman involved in domestic abuse for years takes Paxil, Diazapam, drinks, refuses to leave husband, kills him, is acquitted.
Police: Mom Passes Out; Tot Wanders Apartment, Balcony — (The Tampa Bay Times)Monday, April 14th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Woman, 21, on Paxil keeps apartment filthy, drinks tequila, passes out, toddler climbs out of crib and eats cigarette butts.
Gory matricide fixates a nation — (Asia Times)Wednesday, April 9th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Law student taking Paxil erraticly overreacts to mother's criticisms by murdering her.
Suspect’s release frightens victim — (South Bend Tribune)Wednesday, March 19th, 2008SSRI Ed note: After man starts Paxil, Devil tells him what to do. He hits another man over the head with a metal bar.He is charged. Mental illness blamed.
Man crazed by drink and drugs cocktail — (Cowestry and Border Counties Advertizer)Tuesday, March 18th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on Paxil / Seroxat / paroxetine drinks, causes a scene and is rude, abusive and suicidal.