Biased Studies Behind Autism Drugs

Doctors’ belief that certain drugs, such as popular selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), that are used to treat repetitive behaviors in people with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) in kids with autism may be based on incomplete information, according to a new review of published and unpublished research.

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For their analysis, Carrasco, a researcher at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and her colleagues examined PubMed and ClinicalTrials.gov for randomized, double-blind and placebo-controlled trials — considered the gold standard in medical research — supporting the use of SSRIs and similar antidepressants in children with autism.

Overall, the 365 participants in the six studies showed a small response to the SSRIs, but that association disappeared when the researchers accounted for the studies that were completed but never published.

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When only positive findings get published, and negative ones never see the light of day, the evidence on a topic is said to be subject to “publication bias.”

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