Stopping Antidepressants: Is it Withdrawal?
Why do some people experience withdrawal symptoms after stopping antidepressants? WebMD experts explain.
Depression resources and links to depression information.
Depression Medications (Antidepressants)
A list of depression medications (antidepressants).
Antidepressants: Myths and Facts About SSRIs
Millions of Americans suffer from depression, anxiety, and other mental health conditions that are treated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). WebMD helps separate the myths from the facts about these widely used drugs.
Tips for Summer Depression
Summer depression is more common than you may think. School’s out. The kids are bored. It’s unbearably hot. Here are tips to help when you’re stressed and depressed in summer.
Antidepressants to Treat Depression
There is a wide variety of drugs used to treat depression. Learn more about them, including how they work and side effects.
Coping With Chronic Illnesses and Depression
Can depression be caused by chronic illness? Most certainly. Learn how chronic illness can lead to depression and which types of illness are most likely to do so.
St. John's Wort
Evidence that St. John’s wort is an effective antidepressant is conflicting. WebMD explains.
What Is Serotonin Syndrome?
WebMD explains serotonin syndrome, a potentially fatal condition, including causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Depression in Children and Teens - Prevention
It is difficult to prevent a first episode of depression, but it may be possible to prevent or reduce the severity of future episodes of depression (relapses). There is some evidence that if a child receives cognitive - behavioral therapy (CBT) in a group