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A 22-year-old female asked:

Feel so sad/depressed. i don't do anything anymore, no interest in anything. never felt like this, why now?scared to take medication, want to be happy

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Need psychiatrist ev: You need psychiatrist evaluation and may need therapy with or without medications.Make an appt with a psychiatrist.
Dr. Paulo Negro Jr
Psychiatry 34 years experience
No fear: Don't be afraid of the medication. Be honest with family and friends as well as with the physician. You can always stop a medication that you don't like. There is no reason to avoid trying it.

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