Antidepressants are making their way into freshwater ecosystems and changing the way fish behave while hunting for food, according to biologists.
Antidepressants should be given to patients at lower doses, researchers have said.
Group warns rise in number of children given antidepressants may show ‘prescription pad’ is too easy an option
An organisation which represents children’s care providers says it is “alarmed” by a rise in youngsters being given antidepressants.
New figures have revealed more teenagers across Tayside are being prescribed pills to help them deal with mental health issues.
There could be a link between long-term use of antidepressants and an increased risk of gaining weight, a study has found.