Antidepressants linked to infertility in men
...concentration and mobility of the sperm has been revealed by a case report on two patients prescribed the most common class of the drugs that includes seroxat
Doctors observed that two men undergoing treatment for infertility at the Cornell Medical Centre, in New York, had their fertility res...
Seroxat Heart Abnormalities Risk Doubted
Researchers at the University of Ulm studied 119 women treated with seroxat
for six years between 1999 and 2005. They then compared the pregnancies of ... which did not use the drug, 25 out of 557 babies were affected. But in the seroxat
group 15 percent decided to terminate their pregnancy as against 17 out of ...
Antidepressants still being prescribed to Teenagers despite being banned!
... still lots of warnings are associated with their use.
Statistics reveal that more than 84,000 children and teenagers were prescribed drugs such as seroxat
and Prozac in 2004-2005. The government figures were published in response to a parliamentary question from the Liberal Democrats.
The debate over...
Antidepressant Medication Leading To Suicidal Thoughts
... The antidepressant seroxat
has been linked to increased suicide attempts among adults and it has been ...oxat) in children and adolescents ... should be extended to adults as well. seroxat
is a Selective Serotonin Re-uptake Inhibitor (SSRI) and about 20 million pe...
Wonder drug - could end in disaster
...y levels of serotonin, an important brain chemical messenger generally thought to be associated with mood and feelings of pleasure. Prozac is known as seroxat
in Britain and Paxil in the US. This drug has the generic name-Paroxetine.
However, tests using Lustral, suggests that the Prozac "family" of dr...
'Prozac miracle' could end in disaster
...of which Prozac is the best known - and which were hailed as "wonderdrugs" when they first hit the market in the 1980s.
The drug is known as seroxat
in Britain and Paxil in the US. This drug has the generic name-Paroxetine. There are 35 people in the class action at the moment - from a website desi...
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
...mocal ® , Sepram ® )
Fluvoxamine maleate (trade name: Luvox ® , Faverin ® )
Paroxetine (trade name: Paxil ® , seroxat
® , Aropax ® )
How they work
In the brain , information is passed between two neurons (nerve cells) via a synapse , a small gap...