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Antidepressants are medicines that treat depression. Your doctor can prescribe them for you. They can improve your mood, sleep, appetite and concentration. It may take several weeks for them to help. There are several types of antidepressants. You and your doctor may have to try several before finding what works best for you.
One health wake-up call: London's river data highlights environmental perils

One health wake-up call: London's river data highlights environmental perils

Kombucha tea shows promise in lowering blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetics

Kombucha tea shows promise in lowering blood sugar levels for type 2 diabetics

Long-term consumption of ultra-processed foods may increase depression risk

Long-term consumption of ultra-processed foods may increase depression risk

Can deep brain stimulation unlock the cure for severe depression?

Can deep brain stimulation unlock the cure for severe depression?

New brain biomarker predicts recovery from treatment-resistant depression

New brain biomarker predicts recovery from treatment-resistant depression

Transforming postpartum depression treatment with neurosteroids

Transforming postpartum depression treatment with neurosteroids

Antidepressants may reduce negative memories, improve memory in depressed individuals

Antidepressants may reduce negative memories, improve memory in depressed individuals

Study finds way to help teen night owls adjust to their natural sleep cycles

Study finds way to help teen night owls adjust to their natural sleep cycles

What are the efficacy and safety of psilocybin in patients with major depressive disorder?

What are the efficacy and safety of psilocybin in patients with major depressive disorder?

Adolescence stress exposure impacts rodent brain development and behavior

Adolescence stress exposure impacts rodent brain development and behavior

Genetic reasons behind Raynaud's phenomenon discovered

Genetic reasons behind Raynaud's phenomenon discovered

GABA-modulating treatments could help tackle cognitive, affective symptoms associated with depression

GABA-modulating treatments could help tackle cognitive, affective symptoms associated with depression

Uncommon genetic allele variants may play a vital role in treatment-resistant depression, finds study

Uncommon genetic allele variants may play a vital role in treatment-resistant depression, finds study

Antidepressants may help prevent bipolar depression relapse

Antidepressants may help prevent bipolar depression relapse

New drug shows promise for treating chronic neuropathic pain

New drug shows promise for treating chronic neuropathic pain

Study highlights metabolite targets for depression prevention that are easily modifiable through diet interventions

Study highlights metabolite targets for depression prevention that are easily modifiable through diet interventions

Trial evaluates purine P2X7 receptor antagonist JNJ-54175446 in patients with major depressive disorder

Trial evaluates purine P2X7 receptor antagonist JNJ-54175446 in patients with major depressive disorder

Doctors urge more research on the use of psilocybin and other psychedelics for women’s cancer distress

Doctors urge more research on the use of psilocybin and other psychedelics for women’s cancer distress

Biomarkers in the brain could redefine mental health conditions

Biomarkers in the brain could redefine mental health conditions

Food for thought: South European Atlantic diet shows promising link to lower depression risk

Food for thought: South European Atlantic diet shows promising link to lower depression risk