For some women who take SSRIs, stable mental health means sacrificing sexual pleasure.
Agitated depression—or “melancholia agitate"—has been described as a mixed state in which some symptoms of depression exist with those of other psychiatric ailments.
"I don’t have an opinion on what anyone else should do, but numbing the fear was not the answer for me."
How psilocybin, LSD, DMT, and ayahuasca changed the author's mind.
"Nothing is fun anymore. You don't go out because you just think, what's the point?"
It's difficult to get high when on SSRIs, but is trying to do so actually doing you any damage?
Are they prematurely whipping out those prescription pads?
Your happiness should not cost you a single orgasm.
Since I started taking Citalopram, I've wanted to thank its creator for changing my life.
SSRIs might be bad for your baby, but going off them might be bad for both you and your baby. It's a gut-wrenching Catch-22 faced by millions of women every day.
Starting Lexapro, I had no idea the toll it would take. Sure my intense panic attacks dulled, but losing your emotions feels like dying.