Supplement to Petition to the FDA to ban the antidepressant drug nefazadone (SERZONE)

Public Citizen sent a petition to the the FDA in support of banning Serzone, an antidepressant, approved by the FDA in 1994, which has been known to cause liver toxicity and several deaths around the world.  In addition Public Citizen sent a supplement to that petition which you may read online.  They state that Canada, Europe and Scandanavia had banned the drug in 2003.  The article was written in 2003, but to date, Serzone is still on the market in the U.S.  The FDA only made the makers of Serzone, Bristol Myers Squibb Company, place a warning of life-threatening (liver) failure on the drug. Read the rest of this entry »

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Download Free Online: Side Effects of Antidepressants, Antipsychotics, Psycho-Stimulants, Tricyclics, MAOIs and Anti-Anxiety Drugs

Antidepressants are now being prescribed for the following (so called mental illnesses):

 ·     Phonological Disorder: substituting all sounds made in the back of the mouth like “k” and “g” for those in the front of the mouth like “t” and “d”, e.g., saying “tat” for “cat” or “dive” for “give”. This is even diagnosed in children who are just learning to speak.

  • Caffeine Related Disorder
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Mathematics Disorder
  • Nicotine Use or Withdrawal Disorder
  • Non Compliance With Treatment Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety Disorder
  • Sibling Rivalry Disorder
  • Phase of life problem
  • Unspecified mental disorder (which means they can diagnose any behavior as a disorder.) Read the rest of this entry »
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