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Besides st. Johns wart what other herbs can I take for depression?

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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Why not medicine?

Medicine is more effective more carefully regulated and probably cheaper.

In brief: Why not medicine?

Medicine is more effective more carefully regulated and probably cheaper.
Dr. Douglas Bey
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Dr. Robert Stuart
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Probably none

Depression is a potentially very serious condition and you should consider getting professional help rather than trying to treat yourself.
That said, the single most effective non-drug treatment for depression is daily vigorous exercise. St. John's wort contains chemicals similar to those found in prescription antidepressants. There is no evidence that it is safer than fda approved drugs.

In brief: Probably none

Depression is a potentially very serious condition and you should consider getting professional help rather than trying to treat yourself.
That said, the single most effective non-drug treatment for depression is daily vigorous exercise. St. John's wort contains chemicals similar to those found in prescription antidepressants. There is no evidence that it is safer than fda approved drugs.
Dr. Robert Stuart
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Dr. Kevin Daus
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Depression

I think sam e has mood lifting effects but is expensive.
Also krill oil helps with mood. Talking with a therapist works wonders and is as natural as you can get.

In brief: Depression

I think sam e has mood lifting effects but is expensive.
Also krill oil helps with mood. Talking with a therapist works wonders and is as natural as you can get.
Dr. Kevin Daus
Dr. Kevin Daus
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