Explains what antidepressants are, how they work, possible side effects and information about withdrawal.
Depression self-help organisation made up of individuals and local groups.
Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Regulates medicines in the UK and runs the Yellow Card scheme for reporting side effects.
Royal College of Psychiatrists
Professional body for psychiatrists. Includes information about mental health problems and treatments.
Triumph Over Phobia (TOP UK)
Provides self-help therapy groups and support for those with OCD, phobias and related anxiety disorders.
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