Medications for Mental Health
Fluoxetine is a SSRI or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor class medication that is used to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, some eating disorders, and panic attacks.
If you are trying to taper off Zoloft, or quit cold turkey and having side effects/withdrawals you are not alone. To stop taking Zoloft is not always easy...
Anti-psychotic drugs are widely used within psychiatric services as a first-line treatment of schizophrenia. A review is presented of the short-term and long-term effectiveness of anti-psychotics in reducing the...
About a year ago I was prescribed Fluoxetine (Prozac) to help with my anxiety and depression problems. It was shortly after a dosage increase I began to notice various side effects that had been less obvious beforehand...
The potential severe side-effects from taking anti-psychotic medication seems to have been ignored for many years. What should we know about these drugs?
Are doctors and pharmaceutical companies in bed with each other? This article discusses the relationship between Xanax, alcohol, and addiction. In my opinion it is sick and unethical, for people to put behind financial...
Lexapro, a common antidepressant and anti-anxiety treatment, can be riddled with hidden physiological complications and side effects.
Choosing a medication for anxiety and panic disorders can be complex. Learn about the most commonly used drugs to treat anxiety disorders and panic.
That advertisement is for the antidepressant Cymbalta, made by the Eli Lily company. Many people currently use the drug Cymbalta which is at times misspelled Symbalta or Cimbalta.
You have probably seen on television commercials or heard this before: "Depression is caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain." This is somewhat true. According to the chemical imbalance theory, low levels...
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