Antidepressants are among the most searched medications on the internet. But there is a lot of information out there to sift through.
We’ve pulled together some basic information from MedlinePlus and the National Institute of Mental Health on common types of these medications.
What are they?
Antidepressants are prescribed for mood conditions such as depression and anxiety, as well as for pain and sleeping troubles. You may have to try a few different ones before you and your provider find the best one for you.
How do they work?
Antidepressants can help balance chemicals in our brains. This can lead