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Citalopram is an antidepressant drug used to treat major depression associated with mood disorders. It is also used on occasion in the treatment of body dysmorphic disorder and anxiety.
Are we cherry picking participants for studies of antidepressants?

Are we cherry picking participants for studies of antidepressants?

Strong link between antidepressants fluoxetine and paroxetine and heart anomalies in pregnancy

Strong link between antidepressants fluoxetine and paroxetine and heart anomalies in pregnancy

Pregnancy study finds strong association between two antidepressants and heart anomalies

Pregnancy study finds strong association between two antidepressants and heart anomalies

Sex differences found in response to common antidepressant

Sex differences found in response to common antidepressant

Variations in the serotonin transporter gene may determine who responds best to antidepressant

Variations in the serotonin transporter gene may determine who responds best to antidepressant

When your antidepressants don't work

When your antidepressants don't work

Antidepressants only benefit some

Antidepressants only benefit some

Adding therapy helps adolescents with depression not responding to SSRIs

Adding therapy helps adolescents with depression not responding to SSRIs

Comparison of venlafaxine and SSRIs in the treatment of depression

Comparison of venlafaxine and SSRIs in the treatment of depression

Genetic difference predicts antidepressant response

Genetic difference predicts antidepressant response

Depression among patients with coronary artery disease

Depression among patients with coronary artery disease

Variations in two genes linked to suicidal thinking

Variations in two genes linked to suicidal thinking

Genetic test announced for suicidal ideation in patients using antidepressant drugs

Genetic test announced for suicidal ideation in patients using antidepressant drugs

Antidepressant just as effective as antipsychotic in treating dementia

Antidepressant just as effective as antipsychotic in treating dementia

Antidepressant citalopram shows promise in treating symptoms of dementia

Antidepressant citalopram shows promise in treating symptoms of dementia

Gene variation makes people with depression more likely to respond to the medication citalopram

Gene variation makes people with depression more likely to respond to the medication citalopram

Use of SSRIs during pregnancy does not increase the risk for most birth defects

Use of SSRIs during pregnancy does not increase the risk for most birth defects

Genetic variations may help explain why some men with depression develop suicidal thoughts

Genetic variations may help explain why some men with depression develop suicidal thoughts

Potential for first diagnostic DNA test to guide antidepressant treatment

Potential for first diagnostic DNA test to guide antidepressant treatment

Depression treatment may require different drugs for different people

Depression treatment may require different drugs for different people