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Glaxo is Testing Paxil on 7 Year Olds Despite Well Known Suicide Risks

Sunday, 22 August 2010 12:22

It has been established that Paxil can cause suicidal thoughts in children and teens, but the company that brought us Paxil, Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK), is conducting another study of the antidepressant in Japan. As the study’s primary focus is the efficacy of the drug, not why it causes suicidal thoughts, critics suggest that this may be a ploy to create an opportunity for good publicity should the result be favorable, or to brush the study aside as old news should the results be negative.

Read the full article here: http://industry.bnet.com/pharma/10008290/glaxo-is-testing-paxil-on-7-year-olds-despite-well-known-suicide-risks/