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How to Get Antidepressants Online

Antidepressant medications are prescription-only, meaning you will need a prescription from an online doctor in order to get antidepressants online. Getting antidepressants online is convenient and affordable for those struggling with their mental health.

 

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Three Steps to Get Antidepressants Online

Follow these three steps to get antidepressants prescribed online. 

  1. Book an online appointment with a top doctor at our sister site PlushCare
  2. Video chat with your doctor to talk through your symptoms and receive an official diagnosis and treatment plan, including antidepressants. 
  3. Get your antidepressants delivered to your door, or pick them up at your local pharmacy.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the most common antidepressants?

There many different types of antidepressants each with many commonly prescribed medications. We’ve outlined the most popular antidepressants in each category below.

SSRIs: Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil
SNRIs: Fetzima, Cymbalta, Pristiq
Tricyclic: Anafranil, Norpramin, Tofranil 
MAOIs: Emsam, Nardil, Marplan
Atypical antidepressants: Oleptro, Symbax, Wellbutrin

What’s the best antidepressant?

While there is no one best antidepressant, everyone reacts differently to medication, Zoloft, Prozac, Celexa, and Lexapro have shown the highest success rates with the lowest occurrence of side effects in sample studies including people with depression and anxiety. When starting antidepressants you will work with your doctor to determine what is the best antidepressant for you based on your symptoms, medical history, and lifestyle.

What are the side effects of antidepressants?

Common side effects of antidepressants include nausea, increased appetite, weight gain, loss of sexual desire, erectile dysfunction, decreased orgasm, fatigue and drowsiness, insomnia, dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation. Always consult with your doctor about potential side effects before taking any new medication.

Are there natural antidepressants?

Yes, there are natural antidepressants, though they may not be strong enough to help with certain mental health conditions and could negatively interact with other medication and medical conditions. It is always recommended to talk to a doctor or mental health professional before self-treating with natural antidepressants.

According to the Mayo Clinic, here are some of the most effective natural antidepressants:
St. John’s wort
SAMe. A synthetic form of a chemical that occurs naturally in the body
Omega-3 fatty acids
Saffron

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Get your prescription

Pick up your medication from your local pharmacy.

Common Antidepressants You Can Get Prescribed Online:

  • Prozac
  • Zoloft
  • Wellbutrin
  • Celexa
  • Lexapro
  • Paxil
  • Cymbalta
  • Effexor
  • Strattera

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