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Risk or Relief? Scientists Call for More Research on Antidepressants and Pregnancy

Publicado em 19 janeiro 2023
Brazilian scientists propose conducting experiments using lab-grown mini-brains to study the effects of drugs on fetal brain development. Depression affects a significant portion of pregnant women worldwide, with estimates ranging from 10% to 16%. While most women can improve with the help of antidepressant medication, the effects of these drugs on fetal brain development are not fully understood. Brazilian researchers have conducted a review of over 100 scientific articles on the topic [...]