What Happens to People Who Stop Using Psychiatric Drugs

editor April 24, 2019 No Comments

What Happens to People Who Stop Using Psychiatric Drugs

The Challenge The trend of taking antidepressants in the US has grown over the years, but have you ever wondered what happens when this stops? Some studies say that antidepressants are not addictive as alcohol or drugs such as heroin. The person who takes antidepressants does not crave for taking them, nor do they experience the euphoria. Also, these studies promote that antidepressants do not have the same negative consequences as other drugs. Antidepressant addiction is a chronic disease with genetic and environmental factors, not to exclude the psychosocial aspect. Antidepressant dependence can be formed in people who never had any kind of drug and some people are incorrectly diagnosed and given antidepressants. Studies show that doctors misdiagnose almost two-thirds of patients and prescribe them unnecessary antidepressants. People who tend to overuse antidepressants are compulsive users, but doctors say that antidepressants cannot be addictive. But studies have shown that antidepressants […]

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