Prenatal SSRI use is linked to reduced head growth in study

03/5/2012 | Yahoo! · DailyRx.com

Babies born to mothers who took selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors were more likely to have reduced head growth, a Dutch study found. Mothers with untreated depression were more likely to give birth to babies with overall reduced growth. Researchers also found that mothers who used SSRIs had a higher risk of preterm birth compared with mothers without depression. The findings appear in the Archives of General Psychiatry.

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