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Antidepressant Medication and Children: Tips for Parents  External Link

Childhood depression is a very serious health problem that affects one in eight adolescents and one in 33 children. Left untreated, depression can lead to significant problems at home, in school and w... Details >

Mental Health America  External Link

Antidepressant Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) asks manufacturers of all antidepressant drugs to include in their labeling a boxed warning and expanded warning statements that alert health care providers to a... Details >

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Medications - Mental Health, Mental Illness

This booklet is designed to help people understand how and why drugs can be used as part of the treatment of mental health problems. It also discusses several psychotherapeutic medicines in the four ... Details >

National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

Paxil (Paroxetine)

Paroxetine (pa-ROX-uh-teen), called by brand name "Paxil", is used to treat mental depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and social anxiety disorder ... Details >

National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health