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.
Government agency responsible for regulating medicines and medical devices in the UK. Provides an online library of medication Patient Information Leaflets (PILs) at products.mhra.gov.uk.
Produces guidelines on best practice in healthcare.
Professional body for psychiatrists. Includes information about mental health problems and treatments.
116 123 (freephone)
Chris, Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK
PO Box 90 90
Stirling FK8 2SA
Samaritans are open 24/7 for anyone who needs to talk. You can visit some Samaritans branches in person. Samaritans also have a Welsh Language Line on 0808 164 0123 (7pm–11pm every day).
Provides self-help therapy groups and support for those with OCD, phobias and related anxiety disorders.
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