Prenatal Exposure to Maternal Depression and SSRIs Affect Network Connectivity, But in Different Ways
While we have considerable data regarding the reproductive safety of antidepressants, including the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), most studies have focused on the prevalence of major malformations in children with prenatal exposure to antidepressants. In contrast,, we have considerably less data on the effects of exposure to SSRIs on brain development. This