20% volunteers drop out after suicide in Eli Lilly’s duloxetine trial

20% volunteers drop out after suicide in Eli Lilly’s duloxetine trial Thu, 12 Feb 2004 The Associated Press reports that nearly a fifth of the volunteers testing Eli Lilly’s antidepressant drug, duloxetine, dropped out after Traci Johnson, a 19-year old student committed . . . Continue reading →

TIME – Medicating Young Minds with Mood / Behavior Altering Drugs

TIME – Medicating Young Minds with Mood / Behavior Altering Drugs Sat, 1 Nov 2003 A TIME magazine cover story (excerpt below) looks at the inordinate popularity of prescribing mood altering psychotropic drugs for children begins to raise troubling questions about the . . . Continue reading →

Researchers Chastise Am J Psychiatry Over Skewed Celexa Study

Researchers Chastise Am J Psychiatry Over Skewed Celexa Study Thu, 31 Mar 2005 A letter by eight medical scientists (most from India, possibly all psychiatrists) have seriously challenged the scientific validity of an article published in the American Journal of Psychiatry. The . . . Continue reading →