Response and remission rates were the same in the drug versus placebo groups, and Lexapro increased suicidality sixfold.
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has posted a response to the 60 minutes segment on Irving Kirsch and the placebo effect in antidepressant research. But is their response based on scientific data?
Did scientists recently discover that the Serotonin Theory of Depression is false? Or has this been known for decades? We investigate.