Antidepressant use and risk of adverse outcomes in people aged 20–64 years: cohort study using a primary care database
Antidepressants are one of the most commonly prescribed medications in young and middle-aged adults, but there is relatively little information on their safety across a range of adverse outcomes in this age group. This study aimed to assess associations between antidepressant treatment and several adverse outcomes in people aged 20–64 years diagnosed with depression.
We conducted a cohort study in 238,963 patients ag...Expand abstract
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