Zoloft vs Prozac: Side Effects, Benefits

Zoloft vs Prozac: Side Effects, Benefits

Zoloft vs Prozac Everyone’s heard of these two drugs.  They’re that popular.  But what are they?  How do they compare?  And in the analysis of Zoloft vs Prozac, which comes on top? Zoloft might have a slight advantage over Prozac.  Yet they both can have...
Most Popular Drugs Prescribed for Bipolar Disorder

Most Popular Drugs Prescribed for Bipolar Disorder

Medication plays a key role in treating patients with bipolar disorder, both when immediate intervention is required as well as over the longer term.  This article analyses four of the most popular prescribed drugs for dealing with bipolar disorder across both manic...
Treatment Options for Bipolar Disorder

Treatment Options for Bipolar Disorder

Given the complex nature of bipolar disorder, treating the condition can be difficult for patients, their families, and the medical professionals that specialize in this field.  If your knowledge of bipolar disorder is so far limited, take the time to check out the...
A Balanced Approach to Antidepressants

A Balanced Approach to Antidepressants

When we make decisions, we have to weigh the potential good of something against the potential bad.  The nature of this decision is nowhere more clear than in deciding whether or not to take a medication. Antidepressants, particularly the selective serotonin reuptake...
Paxil, Prozac, Zoloft Weight Gain

Paxil, Prozac, Zoloft Weight Gain

Are you taking or considering taking an SSRI antidepressant like Paxil, Prozac or Zoloft – and are you worried about the potential for weight gain? The bad news is that you have reason to worry.  The good news is that most of the weight gain takes place over...