Cochrane Review: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
There is no evidence of effect of SSRIs in children and emerging evidence of harm. There is limited evidence of the effectiveness of SSRIs in adults from small studies in which risk of bias is unclear.
Posted on July 6, 2011, in Research and tagged adult, Age Factors, Autistic Disorder [*drug therapy, child, Citalopram [therapeutic use], Fenfluramine [therapeutic use], Fluoxetine [therapeutic use], Fluvoxamine [therapeutic use], Humans, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder [*drug therapy], Psychology, Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic, Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors [*therapeutic use]. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.