Side effects are a common problem for
people who take antidepressants. If you are bothered by side effects, reading
this information can help you learn more about how to cope with them.
Try these tips to help you manage some of the common side effects of
Serious side effects don't happen often, but you
should be aware of them. Call your doctor right away if
you or anyone who takes antidepressants has:
Other Works ConsultedNational Institute of Mental Health (2010, reprinted 2012). Mental Health Medications (NIH Publication No. 12-3929). Bethesda, MD: National Institute of Mental Health. Available online: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/mental-health-medications/index.shtml.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerLisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
Current as ofMay 3, 2017
Current as of:
May 3, 2017
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
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