Depression can occur at any age and in any person. The main “companions” of depression are a depressed mood, pessimism, a violation of thinking and motor inhibition. Depression, like any other disease, requires qualified medical assistance specialist. In such cases, counseling by a psychologist or psychotherapist may help, you may need to undergo a full course of therapy.
But sometimes this is not enough. Depression is so widespread that it is only possible to remove a person from this mental disorder with antidepressants and sedatives.
Antidepressants are effective drugs in depression; they increase the interest in life, creativity, contribute to emotional recovery. Have a soothing effect, relieve a sense of fear and anxiety. Before choosing a drug from depression, it is necessary to consult a doctor, because they have many side effects and contraindications.
A doctor prescribes dosage and a daily regimen of medicines. Only a qualified specialist will be able to assess the real state of your psyche, accurately calculate and dose the drugs. Compliance with the formulation in the treatment of depression – one of the components of success in the fight against depression.
There are several options for classifying antidepressants. One of them is based on what kind of clinical effect drugs have on the nervous system. There are three types of such actions: sedative, balanced, activating.