FDA Suicide Warning On Tegretol, Neurontin, Lyrica

FDA Alerts Health Care Providers to Risk of Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior with Antiepileptic Medications The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued new information to health care professionals to alert them about an increased risk of suicidal thoughts and behaviors (suicidality) in patients who take drugs called antiepileptics to treat epilepsy, bipolar disorder, migraine…

Prozac – Suicide and Violence?

Prozac – Suicide and Violence? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reviewing internal Eli Lilly documents that suggest the antidepressant Prozac may be linked to violent behavior, the Wall Street Journal reported 12/31/2004, quoting a U.K. medical journal. Prozac is fluoxetine hydrochloride. The Prozac documents, which were part of a 1994 civil suit against…