Cop among 5 killed in attack by ‘depressed’ man in Tripura — (The Economic Times)Saturday, November 27th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Depressed man has episode of delirium, attacks family members killing 5.
Woman drowns baby in bucket of water angry over cries of baby — (Kaumudi Online)Wednesday, March 10th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Woman "under depression" drowns baby to stop her from crying.
‘He loved me so much…’: Shah Rukh Khan mourns Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise — (Free Press Journal)Sunday, June 14th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Popular Bollywood actor takes antidepressants, hangs himself, everyone shocked.
Mother Smothers 11-Month-Old Baby To Death Before Killing Self In Murder-Suicide Case — (International Business Times)Friday, April 24th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants smothers her 11-mo-old baby, commits suicide by jumping from building. Depression blamed.
Man who killed wife, 3 children and committed suicide in Uttar Pradesh was depressed: Police — (The Hindustan Times)Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018SSRI Ed note: Father who is "battling depression" kills wife, puts her in refrigerator, strangles 3 daughters, hangs himself. News reports "no foul play".
IIT graduate commits suicide before exam — (National Herald)Tuesday, September 26th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Talented young IIT grad with bright future gets treated for depression, quits job at Morgan Chase, returns home, commits suicide by jumping 23 floors.
‘Life is an illusion’: RML junior doctor fighting depression found dead in Delhi flat — (Hindustan Times)Tuesday, September 19th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Young doctor subjected to ECT, antidepressants feels detached, loses motivation, decides to hang himself, leaves note, role of meds not recognized.
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.
The kids are not alright – What is driving teenagers in India, across socio-economic groups, to anxiety and depression? — (The Indian Express)Sunday, April 10th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Young man develops a strong crush on a popular girl, when after 5 years she rejects him he takes antidepressants, loses motivation, his excellent grades drop.
Man kills son, commits suicide in Uttar Pradesh — (India.com)Sunday, March 20th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man kills son and himself, police are able to somehow determine from something at the murder-suicide scene to indicate "depression led to the incident."
Doctor found dead in New Delhi AIIMS, cause unknown — (Hindustan Times)Friday, March 18th, 2016SSRI Ed note: New Delhi third-year resident doctor takes antidepressants, dies alone in room. Whether or not suicide unclear.
Thane murders: Hasnain Warekar was stuck in a huge debt of Rs 67 lakh — (India.com)Saturday, March 5th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man, 35, taking medication for mental illness, murders 14 family members including his mom, then commits suicide.
Indrani ODs on sedatives, taken to JJ; is critical — (Mumbai Mirror)Monday, November 23rd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Wife of prominent businessman takes antidepressants, kills daughter, goes to jail, overdoses.
A Mother Killed Her Own Child And Dumped Her. But Its Not Totally Her Fault! — (Rise for India)Wednesday, October 7th, 2015SSRI Ed note: New mother being treated for depression since birth of second daughter kills her baby and dumps her in water sump.
Did British drug death couple die in ‘Romeo and Juliet’ suicide pact? — (Daily Mail)Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
Probe into IIT-Bombay student’s death after fall, family says he was depressed — (Times of India)Saturday, September 6th, 2014
Indian minister’s ‘mistress’: Death will haunt me — (Vancouver Desi)Monday, March 3rd, 2014SSRI Ed note: Wife of Indian mInister for external affairs Shashi Tharoor dies of antidepressant overdose.
Kolar medico dies: WAS it suicide or murder over Telangana? — (Deccan Chronicle)Wednesday, November 20th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Medical student takes antidepressants, dies by suicide.
Don’t pop that Prozac: The rise of anti-depressant abuse in India — (First Post)Friday, June 28th, 2013
Asha Bhosle’s daughter had a troubled life — (The Times of India)Tuesday, October 9th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Divorced woman loses close friend, is prescribed antidepressants, kills self on third try.
Australia’s detention frustrates Eezham Tamil to kill himself — (TamilNet)Wednesday, October 26th, 2011
IIT-patna girl from city leaps to death over backlogs — (Deccan Chronicle)Friday, September 2nd, 2011
Depressed woman kills daughter, self — (The Times of India)Tuesday, August 9th, 2011
Woman jumps to her death in Rajkot — (THE TIMES OF INDIA)Friday, July 29th, 2011
24 Year Old Woman Medical Student Kills HerselfSaturday, July 2nd, 2011
Senior Employee of Space Research Station Kills Self in his OfficeFriday, June 24th, 2011
19 Year Old Nursing Student Ends Her LifeSunday, June 5th, 2011
Bright Student Becomes Violent: Attacks People: Mother Is a PsychiatristFriday, January 28th, 2011
24 Year Old Catholic Nun Commits Suicide on Convent GroundsTuesday, July 27th, 2010
Woman Physician Commits SuicideTuesday, July 20th, 2010
Man Becomes Delusional On Lexapro: Believes He Has Leukemia: Tests are NegativeSaturday, July 17th, 2010
Eerie similarities with Nafisa’s death — (Times of India)Monday, June 28th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Many parallels between Indian models, one who committed suicide in 2010, one in 2004. Both took antidepressants.
Famous Former Super Model Commits SuicideFriday, June 25th, 2010
Member of Royal Family Commits SuicideThursday, June 10th, 2010
23 Year Old Hires Gangster To Murder his FatherThursday, June 10th, 2010
Professor at University Jumps From BuildingWednesday, March 3rd, 2010
Grad Student Stabs Former Haryana Director General of PoliceMonday, February 8th, 2010
Woman Goes Overboard on Cruise: Became Violent on AntidepressantsMonday, January 4th, 2010
Senior Dalit Leader Drowns Self: Was Dalit Panthers Founding MemberMonday, December 21st, 2009
Member of Indian Administrative Services Kills Self: Totally UnexpectedMonday, November 30th, 2009
PRP Activist Jumps in Front of TrainMonday, October 19th, 2009
Passenger Goes Berserk: Is Then Tied to his Airplane SeatTuesday, October 13th, 2009
22 Year Old In India Dies During Clinical Trial for CelexaFriday, July 31st, 2009
NRI techie was bogged riding high down by slowdown—(The New Indian Express)Saturday, May 30th, 2009
Woman Hangs Herself—(saharasamay.com)Sunday, May 17th, 2009
Fatal fall from office roof – Police suspect suicide, family of woman hints at depression — (The Telegraph – Kolkata/Calcutta)Wednesday, February 18th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Woman takes antidepressant, depression worsens, she kills herself by jumping off building.
Antidepressant gives patient nightmares — (The Times of India)Sunday, February 1st, 2009SSRI Ed note: Doctor figures out that Mirtazapine / Remeron can cause terrible violent nightmares.
KEM doctor suicide: Police register dowry case against husband — (The Indian Express)Wednesday, January 7th, 2009SSRI Ed note: "Cheerful" physician experiencing marital stress takes antidepressants, dies by suicide.
IITians pushed to the edge — (Times of India)Friday, October 17th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Bright, successful engineering student prescribed antidepressants, hangs himself 2 months later.
Mom-child burnt to death — (The Sangai Express)Friday, April 4th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants is victim of house fire along with her baby. No mention of how fire started.