Antidepressant Might Pr...

Antidepressant Might Prevent Depression Following Brain Injury WEDNESDAY, Sept. 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Depression can often follow a traumatic brain injury, but new research suggests the antidepressant Zoloft might help prevent this from happening. One expert said prior...

‘The Pill’ ...

‘The Pill’ May Raise Depression Risk By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Women who use hormonal methods for birth control, such as “the pill,” may have a slightly higher risk of developing depression — and...

Always Feeling Lonely? ...

Always Feeling Lonely? Maybe It’s in Your DNA MONDAY, Sept. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) — People with a lifelong inclination towards loneliness can probably place at least some of the blame on their genes, a large analysis suggests. The finding stems from a study involving...

Depression Can Fuel Hea...

Depression Can Fuel Heart Disease in Midlife Women: Study By Maureen SalamonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Oct. 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Women in midlife with a history of depression appear at markedly greater risk of suffering from heart disease, new research suggests. The finding...

vortioxetine (Trintelli...

GENERIC NAME: vortioxetine BRAND NAME: Trintellix (formerly known as Brintellix) PRESCRIPTION: Yes GENERIC AVAILABLE: No USES: Vortioxetine is used for the treatment of a certain type of depression known as major depressive disorder (MDD). SIDE EFFECTS: The most common side effects of...

fluvoxamine (Luvox and ...

GENERIC NAME: fluvoxamine BRAND: None DISCONTINUED BRANDS: Luvox, Luvox CR PRESCRIPTION: Yes GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes USES: Fluvoxamine is used for treating obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and social anxiety disorder. Fluvoxamine also has been used in the treatment of major depression,...