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Prozac Treatment of Newborn Mice Raises Anxiety

Science  29 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5697, pp. 792
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5697.792

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A study published on page 879 of this issue indicates that fluoxetine (the generic name for Prozac), paradoxically, seems to raise anxiety levels in newborn mice.