Treatment resistant depression can often be misdiagnosed as Bipolar Disorder. Many people spend years trying various treatment options, only to get frustrated when nothing seems to work. The good news is there are effective treatment options.
Onetime party drug hailed as miracle for treating severe depression
You’d never suspect this by listening to pharmaceutical ads, but only one-third of people with major depression get better after trying an antidepressant. The others go on to try different drugs, or combinations of medicine and psychotherapy, and usually seven in 10 achieve remission. The other third? They are labeled with the three most dreaded…
Canadian doctors are reporting high rates of severely depressed patients who aren’t responding to usual treatments, increasing their risk of developing the kind of crippling depression Robin Williams is said to have battled for decades.