What is the role of medications in suicidal behavior?

Updated: Aug 29, 2019
  • Author: Stephen Soreff, MD; Chief Editor: Glen L Xiong, MD  more...
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A number of medications have been linked to suicidal behavior, which has prompted the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to require a warning on certain prescription drugs, including antidepressants, anticonvulsants, and analgesics.


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