Paxil News

Date Posted
Article Title
12/9/2015
9/17/2015
Antidepressant Paxil Isn't Safe for Teens, New Analysis Says

Review of study data contradicts findings reported in 2001

6/26/2015
Common Antidepressants Linked to Higher Fracture Odds in Menopausal Women

Drugs like Celexa, Prozac could undermine bone, research suggests

6/2/2015
Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says

Newborn circulatory condition rate similar whether mom's depression was treated or not

6/19/2014
As Antidepressant Warnings Toughened, Teen Suicide Attempts Rose: Study

Overreaction to FDA warning may have led to undertreatment of depression, experts say

1/7/2014
Kids' Suicide Risk Similar for All Newer Antidepressants: Study

Children had roughly the same risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviors, regardless of drug they were taking

11/25/2013
Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy May Not Raise Autism Risk

Researchers looked at offspring of women who had used SSRI drugs

4/29/2013
Some Antidepressants Linked to Bleeding Risk With Surgery

It's not clear whether SSRI drugs should be stopped before procedures, study says

1/2/2013
Prenatal Antidepressants Don't Raise Fetal, Infant Death Risk: Study

But doctors, moms-to-be should still approach drugs known as SSRIs with caution, researchers say

10/17/2012
Common Antidepressants May Raise Stroke Risk a Bit, Study Finds

But individual risk posed by SSRIs remains extremely low, experts noted

4/11/2012
Newer Antidepressants May Be Safe for Parkinson's Patients

Paxil, Effexor improved depression without worsening motor symptoms in small study

3/22/2012
Antidepressants May Raise Risk for Pregnancy Complication

Use tied to maternal high blood pressure, study finds, but benefits may still outweigh risks

12/6/2011
Best Antidepressant May Depend on Patient: Study

Large evidence review finds newer brands work equally well

8/4/2011
Americans' Use of Antidepressants On the Rise: Study

And more prescriptions are being written for people without a diagnosis of depression, researchers find

12/7/2009
Antidepressants May Change Your Personality

Depressed patients on Paxil became more extraverted and less neurotic, study finds

9/25/2009
Antidepressants Linked to Heart Defects in Newborns

Certain drugs increase the possibility of septal malformation, researchers find

1/25/2008
Health Tip: Don't Suddenly Stop Taking an Antidepressant

It can cause unpleasant side effects

2/2/2005
Study: Benefits of Antidepressants Outweigh Risks

Annual suicide rates fell after Prozac's introduction

9/15/2004
Antidepressant Warning Might Keep Kids From Care

Most children do benefit from these drugs, doctors stress

6/2/2004
Prozac Appears Safe, Effective in Teens

Early study results suggest combo of drug plus psychotherapy is best

4/22/2004
Antidepressant Use in Kids Under Fire Again

New study suggests risks of newer class outweigh benefits

3/22/2004
U.S. Urges Close Watch on Antidepressant Users

Concern mounts over behavior changes, including suicidal notions

6/3/2003
Antidepressants Curb Hot Flashes

Study finds Paxil and cousins effective and safer than HRT

5/2/2003
Football Stars Talk About Downs Off the Gridiron

Bradshaw and Williams go public with depression, anxiety stories

12/10/2002
Antidepressants May Cause Premature Delivery

But SSRIs don't result in birth defects, research finds

5/23/2002
Talking Therapy Equals Drugs for Severely Depressed

Study finds it's also cheaper in the short run

5/7/2002
Paxil in Late Pregnancy May Cause Problems

Newborn babies may suffer withdrawal from antidepressant

3/26/2002
Researcher: Report of Prozac Link to Cancer is Wrong

Press reports mistakenly cite such a connection

1/4/2002
Another Drug to Treat Post Traumatic Stress

Anti-depressant Paxil joins the list

12/18/2001
Modern Antidepressants Are Created Equal

Study: Three leading mood drugs are roughly the same

8/28/2001
Is Paxil Addictive?

Lawsuit against antidepressant maker says yes; former drug czar says no, but adds there are withdrawal problems