Antidepressants

FDA Suicide Warnings For Antidepressants

by joan_young on December 30, 2012

On Sept 14, 2004, an FDA panel voted 18 to 5 to require manufacturers of all antidepressants to add black box warnings to their product labeling. A month later, the FDA adopted the panel’s recommendations. The warning reads in part;  Antidepressants increased the risk of suicidal thinking and behavior. A “black box” warning is the […]

Army Psychiatrist Kills 12, Wounds 38

by Jo on December 20, 2012

Army Psychiatrist Kills 12, Wounds 38 An Army psychiatrist about to be shipped overseas opened fire at the Fort Hood, Texas, Army post Thursday, November 5, 2009 on a rampage that killed 12 people and left 38 wounded in the worst mass shooting ever. The name of this psychiatrist is Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan. The […]