Sunday, January 02, 2005

Psychiatric Drug Use in Children

2004 had many surprises regarding common and widely prescribed medications. Big surprises were found with Vioxx and Celebrex, but greater scrutiny was also recommended for antidepressants in children. Children's psychiatric drug use is higher than ever before, but we do not know all of the effects that these medications have on the developing brain.

Year in Medicine Marked By Caution, Concern

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