SSRIs increase risk of bleeding after stroke

A new study from Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has found that antidepressant drugs such as Zoloft and other selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) increase the risk of bleeding in patients who have had a stroke. Researchers said the increased bleeding risk could be a factor in the increased number of deaths among ischemic stroke patients using Zoloft.

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