ERIC Number: EJ788818
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Meta-Analysis of Suicide-Related Behavior Events in Patients Treated with Atomoxetine
Bangs, Mark E.; Tauscher-Wisniewski, Sitra; Polzer, John; Zhang, Shuyu; Acharya, Nayan; Desaiah, Durisala; Trzepacz, Paula T.; Allen, Albert J.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v47 n2 p209 Feb 2008
A study to examine suicide-related events in acute, double-blind, and placebo controlled trials with atomoxetine is conducted. Results conclude that the incidences of suicide were more frequent in children suffering from ADHD treated with atomoxetine as compared to those treated with placebo.
Descriptors: Suicide, Patients, Drug Therapy, Children, Attention Deficit Disorders, Hyperactivity, Meta Analysis, Incidence
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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