Is Your Drug FDA-Approved for Your Illness? Your Doctor May Not Know…

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Posted on 26th December 2009 by admin in Health Alerts

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Are the drugs your doctor is prescribing safe and effective? Who knows? Apparently not the doctors… In a recent survey by researchers at the University of Virginia, the University of Chicago and the University of Illinois at Chicago, almost half of physicians who responded mistakenly believed that at least one use of a drug listed in the survey was FDA-approved… when in fact, it wasn’t. So-called off-label prescribing is both legal and common — but this survey’s findings may mean that doctors are prescribing drugs when there is insufficient evidence of their efficacy and safety for a specific purpose.

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Orlando Shooter, US Army Fort Hood Shooter Both Linked to Psychiatric Drugs

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Posted on 10th November 2009 by admin in Health Alerts

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This paranoia and acting out of violence against others is a classic side effect of SSRI drugs typically used to “treat” depression. These powerful, mind-altering medications have been linked to nearly every major shooting that has taken place in the United States over the last twenty years, including the Columbine, Colorado school shootings.

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