Information Resources

Knowledge is power.  Below is a list of resources, tools, and organizations to help facilitate more informed choices regarding the drugs we take.  Be smart.  Be informed. 

 

Overview of how the FDA Approval Process Works

https://www.drugwatch.com/featured/misplaced-trust-fda-approval-concerns/

 

Know Your Drugs Before You Take Them

https://medshadow.org

https://rxisk.org/

https://www.ismp.org/

https://www.cchrint.org/psychdrugdangers/

 

Report Side Effects to the FDA

https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/medwatch/index.cfm?action=reporting.home

https://www.fda.gov/

 

Are Antidepressants As Safe and Effective As We’ve Been Told?

https://www.theinnercompass.org/learn-unlearn/intervention/antidepressants

 

 

Facts Every Parents Should Know About ADHD Stimulant Drugs

https://www.madinamerica.com/2015/06/3-facts-all-parents-should-know-about-adhd-stimulant-drugs/

 

Getting Off Psych Medications

http://recoveringfrompsychiatry.com

https://www.theinnercompass.org/

 

Thought Leaders & Organizations

https://www.madinamerica.com/

https://davidhealy.org/

https://breggin.com/

http://www.deadlymedicines.dk/about/

http://cepuk.org

https://www.preventingoverdiagnosis.net/

http://sellingsickness.com/

https://missd.co/

https://ssristories.org/

http://ablechild.org/

http://www.pharmedout.org

https://lowninstitute.org

https://rightcarealliance.org

http://too-much-medicine.com/

http://www.mentalhealthexcellence.org/

https://www.statnews.com/category/the-regulars/pharmalot/

https://www.healthnewsreview.org/

 

Has Your Doctor Received Drug or Device Company Money??

https://projects.propublica.org/docdollars/

 

Join Patient Safety Action Network

https://www.patientsafetyaction.org

 

Contact Your Members of Congress

https://www.congress.gov/members

 

Interesting Books To Read

http://sellingsickness.com/post-conference/conference-program/booktivism-a-project-for-activism-and-awareness/