Selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors for children and adolescents

Objectives: 1) To briefly review the scientific basis for the use of selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in children and adolescents. 2) To review the current data on the efficacy, safety and tolerability in children and adolescents. Method: A Medline search back to 1990 was conducted. Review articles and double blind, placebo controlled trials… (More)