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Medicine: Children & Anti-Depressants #765337

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 14, 2004
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Stark) The "black box warning" on anti-depressants for children due to the link to suicidal tendencies examined; home video shown of 12-year-old Candace Downing, who hanged herself; details given from the two FDA studies. [Zoloft user's mother Mathy Milling DOWNING†- says she did not understand the risk of the medication.] [FDA's Dr. Robert TEMPLE†- defends the FDA process.] [Youngster Tony SCIBILA†- defends the medication.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Stark, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:20

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