SSRIs and Intracerebral Hemorrhage Risk
The Carlat Hospital Psychiatry Report, Volume 1, Number 3&4, April 2021
Topics: Bleeding | Citalopram | Depression | Escitalopram | Fluoxetine | Geriatric | Hemorrhagic | Intra-cerebral hemorrhage | Mortality | Paroxetine | Post-stroke depression | Prozac | Serotonin Specific Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) | Sertraline | SSRIs | Stroke
Paul Barkopoulos, MD.
Dr. Barkopoulos has disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
SSRIs help relieve post-stroke depression but increase the risk of intracerebral hemorrhage. This study gives us tips to reduce this risk.