Monday, February 25, 2008
They are taken by millions of people – but antidepressants such as Prozac and Seroxat are largely a waste of time, research suggests today.
They work no better than a dummy pill for mildly depressed patients and for most people suffering severe depression, a review of clinical trials found.
Even trials suggesting they helped severely depressed people did not provide evidence of clear clinical benefit, researchers said.
FULL STORY HERE and HERE
Begs the question why the UK needs a medicine regulator - they clearly ARE NOT doing their job!
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