Depression Wiki

Medication (also called "medicine") is a pharmaceutical drug, or other substance, that improves a person's physical and/or mental condition. This wiki is focussed upon mental conditions, and especially depression, so the focus of this article is on mental medications.

Types of mental medication[]

  • MAO-B inhibitors (a class of antidepressants; includes selegiline and rasagiline)
  • dopamine reuptake inhibitors (a class of antidepressants; mainly bupropion)
  • soluble magnesium (an over-the-counter antidepressant)
  • riluzole (the most effective anti-OCD drug)
  • benzodiazepines
  • lithium