Categorize antidepressant ‘SSRI drugs as addictive’

Categorize antidepressant ‘SSRI drugs as addictive’

Antidepressants like Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI), also known as “happy pills,” are common in treating depression patients. The medication makes the user feel light and happy, but it’s often momentary. According to the Danish Health and Medicines Authority, complications may arise when the patients stop taking the pills; they might experience restlessness, insomnia, nausea, disturbed sense of touch and feelings of “electrical shocks” to the head. Read more