Coping With Side Effects of Antidepressants
People with depression often stop medication because of side effects. But antidepressants can be key to recovery, and WebMD gives you ways to reduce the side effects.
Causes of Depression
Discover the different causes of depression. From genetics to illnesses and medications to major life events here’s what we know.
After Depression: Working on Your Relationships
Depression can affect your relationships, and WebMD offers tips on strengthening relationships and getting support during your recovery. Learn more about depression and relationships.
A Depression Recovery Lifestyle
A healthy lifestyle is important to recovery from depression, and WebMD offers tips to help make recovery successful.
WebMD explains the different types of depression medicines and how you can most effectively treat your depression with medications and lifestyle improvements.
Depression: Offering Support
Trying to offer support to a friend or loved one with depression can be hard. Here are some suggestions about what to do -- and what not to do.
Depression: Recognizing the Physical Symptoms
Learn about pain, fatigue, and other physical symptoms of depression.
Psychotherapy for Depression
Psychotherapy is an effective treatment for clinical depression. Learn more from WebMD about how various forms of therapy work to help you gain new coping skills.
Even if your depression does not seem to be responding to drug treatment, there are many other options to reduce or eliminate symptoms. Learn more from WebMD about various therapies available for treatment-resistant depression.
How Different Antidepressants Work
If you have treatment-resistant depression, you might have already picked up some of the antidepressant drug lingo -- you know your SSRIs, your SNRIs and your MAOIs. But do you really know how these drugs help? Here's a general guide to antidepressants from the experts at WebMD.