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From the time I wake up I suffer of sadness - low mood, i

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Hi, from the time I wake up I suffer of sadness - low mood, i dont know how to controll it, I took mood lift st john, selenium, Chinese massage but didn't help at all, can you please help me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question

This sounds like depression

have you ever seen a doctor about it?

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

the best treatment Roberto is a combination of meds and counseling

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I went to the gp to see if I had depression , I had blood test and they told me I didn't have vitamin d
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also I went to the pharmacist and she gave me selenium but didn't help me
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I think you need antidepressants.

This doesn't have anything to do with Vit D.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also I'm working a lot I don't have much time to go the the therapist
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also another pharmacist told me I need some kind of serotonin pills
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Which antidepressants do I need to take to feel happy
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I would take zoloft or prozac

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How many times a day
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

once

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are they gone give me with out prescription?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
After or before eating, sorry if I ask a lot of qustion
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

with food.

you need a prescription

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can't go to the doctor now, but there is no chance without prescription
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's allowed if you can do a prescription for me?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I can't

it's illegal

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also I have a lot of emotions, is that part of depression, like cry a lot, how can I stop it?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

yes, that is a normal part of it

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
if I take medication, after how long can I be a normal person with normal mood
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

2 weeks

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Even if I eat food that contains serotonin, still my mood is down
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

food with serotonin doesn't help

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also is normal that I don't fell my self, like inside me is living another person, is it part of depression
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Yes. It is a detached feeling. that is normal

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sorry to be annoying, do I need to add any other medication with the two antidepressants ?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

No.

And you just take one of those two. not both

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Which one you recommend? Stronger
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

zoloft

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
After eating
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also I have a lot of suffers inside me, it's also part of it
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Like I don't have any air
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also running will help?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

yes, exercise will help

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I took selenium tablets but didn't help at all?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

those don't help

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Any more suggestions?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

just get the med and the counseling ASAP

and exercise

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sorry what counselling asap
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

with a therapist

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok I will
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for everything, amazing service, excellent feedback

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