Depression Home > Prozac and Suicide
Antidepressants appear to increase the risk of suicidal behavior in children and teenagers. Clinical studies have been conducted on suicide and Prozac, but it is difficult to know for sure if the medication actually causes suicidal thoughts or behavior. Certain people, however, may be at higher risk of suicidal behavior while taking antidepressants, including those with bipolar disorder or previous suicide attempts.
- Depression (known medically as major depressive disorder)
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder.