In a series of heartfelt videos compiled online by healthtalkonline.org alongside research conducted by the University of Nottingham and Oxford University, 30 individuals share that antidepressant medications are not a ‘quick fix.’
Contrary to popular opinion, neither are they ‘happy pills.’
The individuals discuss the impact of depression and antidepressant medications on their lives. They also talk about the emotional difficulties they faced with side effects and finding a prescription that finally helped them manage their depression.
They’re worth checking out to hear of people’s real-life experiences with one of the most commonly-prescribed classes of medications today.