Tag Archives: antidepressants

Why do antidepressants help with pain

Chronic pain negatively impacts a person’s quality of life. Often, over the counter pain medication, such as ibuprofen or aspirin, are ineffective in alleviating chronic pain. In these instances, a surprising choice is often a drug used to treat an entirely different condition — depression. In fact, they are so effective, that antidepressants are the… Read More »

Can antidepressants make you lose weight

Resources Community Advice Patient Guides. Pleased to share this new podcast episode — a Misinformation Pandemic — featuring amazing experts I’m humbled to be featured among! Breakups are never easy. However, it can cause. Depression can affect your appetite and may cause your weight to go up or down, and serotonin levels can trigger appetite… Read More »

What can antidepressants help with

Interactions with other medications can increase this risk. How antidepressants work It’s not known exactly how antidepressants work. The first line of defense may be pill-free. The main aim of treatment with antidepressants is to relieve the symptoms of depression, such as feeling very sad and exhausted, and prevent them from coming back. Food and… Read More »