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How to Stop Taking Antidepressants Safely:  A Scientific Explanation
There are gross misconceptions about how to safely stop taking antidepressant medication (and other psychiatric drugs) both among medical practitioners and people who are currently taking these drugs. In this video we provide the physiological basis for why you need to stop taking antidepressants SLOWLY and in a controlled fashion.
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How Antidepressants Really Work:  A Scientific Explanation
There are gross misconceptions about how antidepressant and other psychiatric medications work physiologically both within the medical community and among patients who take these powerful mind altering substances. In this video we endevour to describe the basic physiology of antidepressants, and how your body is affected in profound ways.
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Antidepressant Withdrawal: Nerve Damage and Sexual Dysfunction (PSSD)
Do Antidepressant drugs cause nerve damage and long term sexual dysfunction? Is this damage permanent? The narrator provides his personal opinion on this subject, but is not a medical doctor and is not providing medical advice. Always consult with your doctor before taking these drugs and before making any changes to your medical paradigm. Please leave comments below and let us know what you think of the information provided in this video. In this video, the narrator talks about some of the misconceptions that exist in regard SSRI and SNRI (antidepressant) - like MOAI, and TCA classes as well - withdrawal. We propose a theory consistent with Dr. David Healy that unlike typical drug withdrawal that is related to receptor up and down regulation - antidepressants and antipsycotic medications are actually neurotoxic and cause long lasting damage to neurons in some fraction of those who consume these drugs for more than a couple of weeks. Links to Dr. David Healy's Yale Symposium speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23lH5... Link to Risk.org: https://rxisk.org/ssris-loss-of-ident... Link to surviving antidepressants: http://survivingantidepressants.org/
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Antidepressant Withdrawal:  A Review of the Literature
The peer reviewed literature admits the existence of antidepressant withdrawal - and concerns about drugging pregnant mothers. The literature recommends NO LESS than 4 weeks of tapering, preferably multiple months if you have been taking these drugs for more than 1 month. Study link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4722507/
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Antidepressant Withdrawal and Ecstasy (MOLLY/MDMA): Is There a Connection?
In this broad generalization, we characterize some of similarities between antidepressants and the illegal drug ecstasy. Long term daily consumption of seritonergic toxins such as antidepressants may produce similar toxic effects as consuming ecstasy in large doses - possibly. Although this has not been studied, it does raise some alarming questions that certainly deserve to be addressed.
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