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Drug giant reveals link between child suicide and depression medication

Pharmaceuticals giant Glaxo-SmithKline released details of a study examining the dangers of use of paroxetine (Seroxat) by under-18ís to treat depression. The study shows the risk of suicide doubles while taking the medication.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The Advertiser

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About: Drug giant reveals link between child suicide and depression medication

Date: 16 June 2004

Source: The Advertiser

Author: Beezy Marsh, Tim Utton

URL: http://www.theadvertiser.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5936,9855762%5E912,00.html

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