SSRI antidepressants pose risk to unborn babies

August 28, 2013 - Studies have shown that SSRI use during pregnancy can cause babies to be born with heart defects, defects of the brain and spine, and even lung defects including a life threatening... Read More

SSRI Antidepressants and Birth Defects

June 17, 2011 - In July 2006, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified healthcare professionals and consumers of a possible link between antidepressant medications and serious birth defects. ... Read More

SSRI antidepressants put unborn babies at risk for birth defects

June 3, 2011 - A new Swedish study has verified that antidepressants known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) increase the risk for birth defects when taken by the mother during early... Read More

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