Antidepressants, warfarin, and the risk of hemorrhage.

  title={Antidepressants, warfarin, and the risk of hemorrhage.},
  author={Paul A. Kurdyak and David N Juurlink and Alexander Kopp and Nathan Herrmann and Muhammad M Mamdani},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychopharmacology},
  volume={25 6},
BACKGROUND Case reports suggest that some selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors can interact with warfarin to increase the likelihood of bleeding. We speculated that, among patients receiving warfarin, initiation of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor treatment would be associated with an increased risk of hospitalization for upper gastrointestinal… CONTINUE READING