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Antidepressants "Could be Risk to Unborn Babies," National Institutes of Health (NIH) and National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) Study


6/24/2013 7:09:57 AM

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The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, an expert has warned. Professor Stephen Pilling says evidence suggests SSRIs can double the risk of a child being born with a heart defect. The drugs have been used by up to one in six women of child-bearing age.

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