Antidepressants Harm Sperm

 

From: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/7633400.stm

Antidepressants ‘may harm sperm’

Sperm cells

Antidepressants were linked to DNA damage in sperm

Drugs taken by millions of men to alleviate depression may affect their fertility, say US scientists.

A small number of healthy men given the antidepressant paroxetine for four weeks had far higher levels of sperm with damaged DNA.

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