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'Off-Label' Antidepressants Common, But Where's the Evidence? - Everyday Health (blog)

Depression - Wed, 2017-02-22 19:01

Everyday Health (blog)

'Off-Label' Antidepressants Common, But Where's the Evidence?
Everyday Health (blog)
Doctors often prescribe antidepressants to tackle conditions like migraine headaches for which they aren't technically approved. Now, researchers say such "off-label" usage mostly occurs without clear scientific evidence backing up the treatments.
Off-label antidepressant use not backed by science: studyCTV News
Most off-label antidepressant prescriptions lack scientific evidence, study warnsDaily Mail
Most off-label antidepressant prescriptions lack strong scientific ...Medical Xpress
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Aurobindo recalls 47,000 bottles of antidepressant capsules in US ... - Economic Times

Depression - Wed, 2017-02-22 11:26

Economic Times

Aurobindo recalls 47,000 bottles of antidepressant capsules in US ...
Economic Times
The US arm of Aurobindo Pharma is recalling 47040 bottles of Venlafaxine Hydrochloride extended release capsules, manufactured by the Hyderabad-based ...

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Most off-label antidepressant prescriptions lack strong scientific evidence - Medical Xpress

Depression - Tue, 2017-02-21 17:30

Medical Xpress

Most off-label antidepressant prescriptions lack strong scientific evidence
Medical Xpress
Antidepressant use has increased substantially in the UK and in other western countries such as Canada and the USA. In fact, the number of antidepressants dispensed in England increased by 3.9 million (6.8%) between 2014 and 2015 - more than any ...
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Off-label antidepressant use not backed by science: StudyTODAYonline
Antidepressant use for pain and insomnia based on little scientific evidence, study findsiNews
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New antidepressant works on mice in hours, not weeks - Knowridge Science Report

Depression - Mon, 2017-02-20 19:28

Knowridge Science Report

New antidepressant works on mice in hours, not weeks
Knowridge Science Report
Antidepressant works on mice in hours, not weeks In one test, a potential new antidepressant worked on mice in 30 minutes. "Other antidepressants tested in mice ... can take three weeks to show similar results on the same test," says Maged Harraz.

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Antidepressants may not be perfect, but they DO save lives: Expert reveals how life-changing the drug can be when ... - Daily Mail

Depression - Mon, 2017-02-20 16:07

Daily Mail

Antidepressants may not be perfect, but they DO save lives: Expert reveals how life-changing the drug can be when ...
Daily Mail
It's also true antidepressants can have side-effects (there's yet to be a drug that doesn't), but it's about finding the balance between good and harm. For a few patients, antidepressant side-effects can be severe. Some can experience an increased ...

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Second-Generation Antidepressants and Hyponatremia Risk - Medscape

Depression - Wed, 2017-02-15 23:10

Second-Generation Antidepressants and Hyponatremia Risk
Medscape
Conclusions: Use of a second-generation antidepressant in routine care by older adults is associated with an approximate 5-fold increase in 30-day risk for hospitalization with hyponatremia compared to nonuse. However, the absolute increase in 30-day ...

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Antidepressants Market: Emerging Trends & Upcoming Pharmaceutical Research - Medgadget (blog)

Depression - Wed, 2017-02-15 18:41

Antidepressants Market: Emerging Trends & Upcoming Pharmaceutical Research
Medgadget (blog)
Antidepressants are drugs used for the treatment of depressive disorders including dysthymia, obsessive compulsive disorder, anxiety, chronic pain, eating disorders, and neuropathic pain. Depression is a medical disorder which is related to the brain.

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Antidepressant rise, plus more news - BBC News

Depression - Wed, 2017-02-15 00:10

Antidepressant rise, plus more news
BBC News
Antidepressant rise, plus more news. Live. Send us your comments, pictures and videos by tweeting us, emailing us or sending us a message on Facebook. Related Video and Audio. Audio 3 hours Audio 3 hours 3:00:00. Play audio 15/02/2017 from BBC ...

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Antidepressant Side Effects More Common with Comorbid Panic Disorder - Psychiatry Advisor

Depression - Mon, 2017-02-13 10:33

Psychiatry Advisor

Antidepressant Side Effects More Common with Comorbid Panic Disorder
Psychiatry Advisor
A study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry found that patients with chronic depression and comorbid panic disorder are more likely to experience side effects as a result of treatment with antidepressant medications.1. Therapeutic response ...

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'Discounted' GABA drugs show promise as antidepressants - Knowridge Science Report

Depression - Mon, 2017-02-13 05:32

Knowridge Science Report

'Discounted' GABA drugs show promise as antidepressants
Knowridge Science Report
'Discounted' GABA drugs show promise as antidepressants Thin section of brain showing GABA-releasing SST+ interneurons (green) and other interneurons (red). Increasing GABA signaling specifically in SST+ interneurons has antidepressant effects ...

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Prescriptions for antidepressants cost NHS more than £750000 per day - Express.co.uk

Depression - Sat, 2017-02-11 18:01

Express.co.uk

Prescriptions for antidepressants cost NHS more than £750000 per day
Express.co.uk
... 2016, the number of prescriptions rose seven per cent from 59.5 million to nearly 63.6 million, according to NHS Digital. The four million rise equates to an annual cost of £285million. Over 20 years antidepressant prescriptions have risen more ...

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The Risks Of Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy - Bustle

Depression - Fri, 2017-02-10 11:35

Bustle

The Risks Of Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy
Bustle
Assessing the true impact of antidepressants on pregnancy and birth outcomes is seriously difficult, as there are so many other factors to consider; and, as we'll discover, some potential risks are still undecided, because studies contradict each other ...

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Antidepressant Unsafe for Teens - Newsmax

Depression - Thu, 2017-02-09 10:36

Antidepressant Unsafe for Teens
Newsmax
Years ago, Big Pharma company SmithKline Beecham (now part of GlaxoSmithKline) published a prominent study in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry that concluded the popular antidepressant medication, Paxil, was ...

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Antidepressant Medications - Antidepressant Drugs - Antidepressant Meds - 9924 Completed ORDERS Today! - WilliametteLive.com

Depression - Thu, 2017-02-09 00:42

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Could antidepressants really cause brain damage? Experts reveal the pills don't work for most people and could even ... - Daily Mail

Depression - Mon, 2017-02-06 16:05

Daily Mail

Could antidepressants really cause brain damage? Experts reveal the pills don't work for most people and could even ...
Daily Mail
More Britons than ever are taking antidepressant drugs — prescriptions for the most common type, known as SSRIs (serotonin selective reuptake inhibitors), rose by 165 per cent between 1998 and 2012. But a controversial new book, The Sedated Society, ...

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Do Antidepressants Save Lives? A Comment On The 2016 Interim Report On Suicide Prevention By The House Of ... - Huffington Post UK

Depression - Mon, 2017-02-06 03:35

Huffington Post UK

Do Antidepressants Save Lives? A Comment On The 2016 Interim Report On Suicide Prevention By The House Of ...
Huffington Post UK
The recent Interim Report on Suicide Prevention, just published by the House of Commons Health Select Committee, discusses whether antidepressants are beneficial in preventing deaths by suicide. Every year, there is approximately 1 death by suicide for ...

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Sun Pharma Recalls 2.7 Lakh Bottles Of Antidepressant, Says US Regulator - NDTV

Depression - Sun, 2017-02-05 08:41

NDTV

Sun Pharma Recalls 2.7 Lakh Bottles Of Antidepressant, Says US Regulator
NDTV
Sun Pharma Recalls 2.7 Lakh Bottles Of Antidepressant, Says US Regulator. The recall is being initiated by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Inc for 2,71,212 bottles of bupropion hydrochloride extended-release tablets, USP (SR) in the strengths of 150 mg ...

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Sun Pharma recalls 2.7 lakh bottles of antidepressant in US - Daily News & Analysis

Depression - Sun, 2017-02-05 01:55

Sun Pharma recalls 2.7 lakh bottles of antidepressant in US
Daily News & Analysis
Sun Pharma is recalling over 2.7 lakh bottles of bupropion hydrochloride extended-release tablets used for treatment of major depressive disorder in the US due to failed dissolution specifications. The recall is being initiated by Sun Pharmaceutical ...

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Recent Report Covers Upcoming Opportunities in Antidepressants Market - Medgadget (blog)

Depression - Fri, 2017-02-03 18:01

Recent Report Covers Upcoming Opportunities in Antidepressants Market
Medgadget (blog)
Transparency-Market-Research55 Antidepressants are drugs used for the treatment of depressive disorders including dysthymia, obsessive compulsive disorder, anxiety, chronic pain, eating disorders, and neuropathic pain. Depression is a medical disorder ...

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Antidepressants induce resilience and reverse susceptibility - Medical Xpress

Depression - Thu, 2017-02-02 19:02

Antidepressants induce resilience and reverse susceptibility
Medical Xpress
When they work, antidepressant medications may take weeks or months to alleviate symptoms of depression. Progress in developing new and more effective antidepressant treatments has been limited, though a new study published in Biological Psychiatry ...

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