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Depression In Adolescence
SAM-E for Depression: The US National Library of Medicine reports dosing as "For depression: 400-1600 mg per day." The Mayo clinic reports "To treat depression, daily doses of 800-1,600 milligrams of SAMe by mouth for up to six weeks are most common." Best to discuss with a prescriber as there are potential side effects and interactions and precautions. Best regards for relief. ...Read more
Depression is a mood disorder that can affect behavior and emotions. Symptoms of depression include feeling down most of the time, losing interest in previously enjoyable activities, increase or decrease in appetite or weight, sleeping more or less, becoming easily agitated or lethargic, feeling worthless, feeling guilty, having difficulty concentrating, thinking more about death and dying. Depression can sometimes result in suicidal thoughts and plans. In this case, emergent ...Read more
Been in a heavy depression for a few months taking 5htp and same-e for about 3 weeks what else can I do i?
Plenty: A "heavy" depression for months warrants a professional evaluation. Prescription medicine, psychotherapy, lifestyle advice (eg, nutrition and exercise), and possibly medical tests can all help. Many people pull themselves out of mild depression, but serious and/or prolonged depression requires more. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to help husband (admitted he is) suffering with depression (partly) due to P.E. & refuses to seek any type of help (medically or counseling).
Sorry to hear: about his PE. I would love and support him and just plant the seed that therapy is always available. Sometimes planting a seed is all you can do. Take care. ...Read more
At time wake in d night mentally feeling time is flying, am gonna die, nervousness, feeling everyting is going rong, no positivity. Is it Depression?
How long can post partem depression last. Anger is bad. B 9 m. Mil been frustrating since b came home. D lil help. I have b all time. Sitter mb 3 time?
The American Academy: Of pediatrics recommends screening for post-partum depression as well as using standardized screening tests for infant development at each well-child check. From a pediatric perspective, PPD should be diagnosed & treated as soon as possible, because it can negatively impact infant development by 2 mos.Your primary physician & your pediatrician can help you find mental health providers. ...Read more
SAM-e has been: studied in comparison with standard SSRI's (Zoloft (sertraline) being the most often used) and found to be effective in reducing the symptoms of MINOR depression at about the same rate. It is not good for MAJOR depression and should be used with medical supervision because it can interact with other meds. Don't know about OA. SAM-e also boosts synovial fluid and helps rebuild tissue ...Read more
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