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5/24/2000 – Questions Persist Concerning Prozac’s Role in Suicide Risk

The former US Surgeon General, Dr. C. Everett Koop has joined in the current concern over SSRI medications and suicide, and posts this on his site, drkoop.com. ————- Questions Persist Concerning Prozac’s Role in Suicide Risk May 11, 2000 Lee Hickling drkoop.com Health News The question of whether Prozac, the most-prescribed antidepressant, can make some patients more likely to commit suicide just won’t go away, despite repeated and categorical rebuttals by the drug’s manufacturer, Eli Lilly and Co. Based on his experience as a suicide counselor and investigator, Dr. RonaldRead More