Archive for Odd side effects

How can antidepressants ruin your life? — (Quora)
SSRI Ed note: Writer has posted a list of the potential negative consequences of taking SSRI and other antidepressants as warning, since most MD.s refuse to see the truth.
One Dose of Antidepressant Changes the Brain, Study Finds — (TIME)
Antidepressants may trigger bizarre theft behavior by usually honest individuals — (Dr. Will Cupchik, Registered Psychologist)
Does the brain's 'happy chemical' influence our sexuality? Researchers find blocking serotonin can reverse preferences — (Daily Mail)
A happy fish is a dead fish — (Practical Fishkeeping)
SSRI Ed note: Researchers find that fluoxetine in water makes fish behave abnormally in ways detrimental to their survival.
REM sleep behavior disorder at young age linked to antidepressant use — (EurekAlert)
SSRI Ed note: Antidepressants appear to affect neurotransmitters, esp of young, that normally keep muscles paralyzed during REM sleep, allowing acting out of nightmares.
Be on the alert for antidepressants with unhappy side effects — (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle)