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Antidepressants taken for menopausal symptoms may boost bone fracture risk
Times of Malta

Antidepressants taken for menopausal symptoms may boost bone f...

The class of antidepressants known as SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors), taken to curb menopausal symptoms, may boost bone fracture risk, suggests research published online in the journal Injury Prevention . The heightened risk ... Times of Malta, 1 day ago

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Antidepressants Linked to Bone Fractures in Menopausal Women

Women taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) to treat menopausal symptoms are up to 76 percent more likely to break a bone, according to an observational study. The increased risk persists for at least 5 years following initiation ...
 EverydayHealth.com4 days ago Antidepressants may cause bone fractures in women  Harvard School of Public Health1 week ago
European Hospital

Anti-PONV Drug Linked to Arrhythmia

The combination of granisetron, a serotonin receptor antagonist, with the steroid dexamethasone — a common PONV remedy for surgical patients — increases the risk that patients will develop irregular heartbeats, says a recent study. ...
 Outpatient Surgery1 week ago Anti-nausea medications could increase patients' arrhythmia risk  European Hospital2 weeks ago Some Common Anti-Nausea Medications Used Post-Operatively Could Increase Patients Arrhythmia Risk  EndoNurse2 weeks ago Certain anti-nausea medications used after operation could increase risk for irregular heartbeat  News-Medical.Net2 weeks ago

People with social phobia have too much serotonin

UPPSALA, Sweden, June 19 (UPI) -- The brains of people with social phobias and social anxiety disorders are receiving too much serotonin, according to a new study, reversing the previous assumption that they were receiving too little of the ...
 UPI2 weeks ago A new study reverses the long-held belief that social phobia patients had too little serotonin in their brains, showing instead that they have too much of it.  TickerTech.com2 weeks ago People With Social Phobia May Have Too Much Serotonin  Medical Daily1 week ago
Med India

Depression Not Caused by Low Levels of Serotonin: David Healy, Psychiatrist

It is commonly believed that depression is caused due to low levels of the chemical serotonin in the brain and that effective treatment raises these levels. However, Professor David Healy from Hergest psychiatric unit in North Wales, claimed that this widely ...
 Med India2 months ago Depression not due to low levels of serotonin in brain: Study  Business Standard2 months ago Brain chemical not behind depression  Prokerala2 months ago 'Brain chemical not behind depression'  Business Standard2 months ago
Med India

Microbes help produce serotonin in gut

rtant for the production of serotonin in the gut, according to a new study. Although serotonin is well known as a brain neurotransmitter, it is estimated that 90 per cent of the body's serotonin is made in the digestive tract. Altered levels of peripheral ...
 Business Standard2 months ago How gut bacteria produce key brain chemical  Jagran Post2 months ago Altered Levels Of A Brain Neurotransmitter Linked To Irritable Bowel Syndrome  Med India2 months ago
Laboratory Equipment

Serotonin May Reduce Dementia Related-impulsivity

Restoring the low levels of the chemical serotonin may help improve brain function and reduce impulsivity in some dementia patients, according to Cambridge researchers. A study published in the July edition of the journal Brain suggests a potential ...
 Laboratory Equipment1 week ago Study Suggests New Treatment for Impulsivity in Some Dementia Patients  Bioscience Technology Online1 week ago 25.06 - Study suggests new treatment for impulsivity in some dementia patients - CAMBRIDGE  MyScience1 week ago
Med India

Antidepressant Medications Reduce Risk of Heart Disease, Stroke and Death

Most antidepressants regulate the levels of certain molecules in the brain, such as serotonin, thus alleviating the symptoms of depression. Researchers have sought to examine the effects of these drugs on other systems in the body, such as the heart, and a ...
 Med India1 day ago Majority Of Antidepressants Are Pretty Effective Treatment  Medical Daily1 week ago
Med India

Persons with social phobia have excess serotonin Study

Previous studies have led researchers to believe that individuals with social anxiety disorder/ social phobia have too low levels of the neurotransmitter serotonin. A new study carried out at Uppsala University, however, shows that the situation is ...
 Daily Newswatch1 week ago Social Phobia Linked to Production of Surplus Serotonin in Our Brain  Med India2 weeks ago Social phobia result of serotonin surplus  Prokerala2 weeks ago Busted: Social Anxiety Linked to Surplus Serotonin, Not Deficit  Laboratory Equipment2 weeks ago
University College London

Commonly Prescribed Drugs Affect Decisions to Harm Oneself And Others

Healthy people given the serotonin-enhancing antidepressant citalopram were willing to pay almost twice as much to prevent harm to themselves or others than those given placebo drugs in a moral decision-making experiment at UCL. In contrast, the ...
 ScienceNewsline8 hours ago 03.07 - Commonly prescribed drugs affect decisions to harm oneself and others - UCL  MyScience14 hours ago Common Medications Sway Moral Judgment  Slashdot7 hours ago Oxford study finds prescription drugs can alter moral behaviour  International Business Times UK15 hours ago
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