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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 […]