Anonymous asked in HealthMental Health · 1 month ago

Is it bad to be on antidepressants the rest of your life?

4 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    I would talk about this with the doctor. A problem with these drugs is that they can work very well for a long time and then suddenly stop working. You should be prepared for that possibility and discuss your options with your doctor or therapist. 

    Also, consider that there's a variety of things that can enhance the effects of your treatment. 

    I can't tell you exactly what you need. There's no one size fits all solution. I can tell you though that there are healthy lifestyle choices that can enhance the effects of the standard treatments with office visits. This answer has details, under DEPRESSION TREATMENTS -

    Here are answers with information about anxiety treatments. 

  • 1 month ago

    It beats being depressed.

  • 1 month ago

    Not if they improve your quality of life

  • 1 month ago

    Yes, it is bad and it is not recommended at all. Do antidepressant behaviors. Revise your diet. (Don't eat lentils. Eat lavender tea.) Play with cute little chamomiles. And ...

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