tricyclic antidepressant suicide

tricyclic antidepressant suicide

A term of uncertain validity for a suicide linked to tricyclic antidepressant–TA therapy; TAs are widely prescribed and are the most common drug involved in suicide attempts by single, young ♀ without previous Hx of autodestructive thoughts
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