Children on antidepressants need better early monitoring

11/17/2009 | Medscape (free registration)

Children on antidepressants receive less monitoring during the first 2 months of treatment than recommended by the FDA, researchers said. Study data showed children and adolescents were monitored less than three times per month on average; the FDA recommends four times per month, to watch for an increased risk for suicidality.

View Full Article in:

Medscape (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Assistant General Counsel
Cardinal Health
Columbus, OH
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
Stryker
Mahwah, NJ
Sr. Principal OptoMechanical Engineer - 14000008M2
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer - 14000008LR
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Senior Director Medical Affairs
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA