1. Antidepressant prescriptions nearly double in a decade  The Independent
  2. Jump in antidepressant prescriptions in England  BBC News
  3. Doubling in number of antidepressants doled out in a decade, NHS figures show  The Telegraph
  4. A nation of pill poppers: NHS dishes out more prescriptions than EVER before  Daily Mail
  5. Antidepressant prescriptions have reached 70 million in England  New Scientist News
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Antidepressant prescriptions were dispensed over 70 million times in England last year, figures show, nearly doubling in a decade. A total of 70.9 million items used to treat conditions such as depression and anxiety were given out in 2018, according NHS Digital data. It was almost double the 36 million dispensed a decade ago in 2008. It was also a rise from 67.5 million inAntidepressant prescriptions were dispensed over 70 million times in England last year, figures show, nearly doubling in a decade. A total of 70.9 million items used to treat conditions such as

Antidepressant prescriptions nearly double in a decade | The Independent

The number of prescriptions were dispensed last year exceeded 70 million for the first time.The number of prescriptions were dispensed last year exceeded 70 million for the first time.

Jump in antidepressant prescriptions in England - BBC News

The number of prescriptions doled out for antidepressants has doubled in the last decade, along with soaring numbers of drugs for conditions caused by unhealthy lifestyles.The number of prescriptions doled out for antidepressants has doubled in the last decade, along with soaring numbers of drugs for conditions caused by unhealthy lifestyles.

Doubling in number of antidepressants doled out in a decade, NHS figures show 

A chart showing the medicines that won't be available to patients has gone viral on Facebook A chart showing the medicines that won't be available to patients has gone viral on Facebook

The full list of common illnesses you will no longer get an NHS prescription for - Chronicle Live

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NHS releases list of medicines you will no longer be able to get on prescription - Gloucestershire Live

The number of antidepressant prescriptions dispensed in England exceeded 70 million in 2018. This is almost double the number dispensed a decade agoThe number of antidepressant prescriptions dispensed in England exceeded 70 million in 2018. This is almost double the number dispensed a decade ago

Antidepressant prescriptions have reached 70 million in England | New Scientist

NHS figures have revealed the health service in England last year made 1.108billion prescriptions, about three million more than in 2017, but managed to cut its drug bill by more than £300m.NHS figures have revealed the health service in England last year made 1.108billion prescriptions, about three million more than in 2017, but managed to cut its drug bill by more than £300m.

A nation of pill poppers: NHS dishes out more prescriptions than EVER before | Daily Mail Online

NHS ENGLAND has rolled out advice on unnecessary prescription medications set to free up millions of pounds. So what are they?NHS ENGLAND has rolled out advice on unnecessary prescription medications set to free up millions of pounds. So what are they?

NHS prescriptions: What illnesses should you NOT be asking for NHS prescriptions for | UK | News | Express.co.uk

The number has almost doubled in a decade.The number has almost doubled in a decade.

Antidepressant prescriptions in England hit 70m | BT

Cough mixture, eye drops, laxatives and sun creams are among a range of products that will no longer be routinely prescribed Cough mixture, eye drops, laxatives and sun creams are among a range of products that will no longer be routinely prescribed

Full list of medicines no longer available under NHS prescription for some illnesses - Kent Live