May 7, 2013

Fluoxetine, mirtazapine antidepressants linked with increased risk of C. difficile infection

This study found that the use of the antidepressant medications fluoxetine and mirtazapine were associated with an increased risk of C. difficile infection in hospitalized patients. Other antidepressants were not associated with an increased risk.

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