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I'm thinking of going on antidepressants after ten years of having depression, should I do it? What should I be aware of?

I'm thinking of going on antidepressants after ten years of having depression, should I do it? What should I be aware of?

I'm going to the doctor today to get prescribed antidepressants, but I'm so scared. I hear really bad things about medication all the time. So what are people's experiences, and what should I be aware of? Do they always make you gain lots of weight? Because if that happens, I'll just have a new problem to deal with! I don't see the point to fixing one problem if I then have a new one!

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A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

yes. I would. I'm on Tintrillex and abilify and they work well for me. Yes some medications can make you gain weight which I have experienced before.… read more

posted 8 months ago
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