19 Things People On Antidepressants Wish Everyone Understood

This article may contain affiliate links, learn more.

Image credit: Diana Parkhouse

Depression is a chronic disease that surrounds us. More than 20 million people in the United States suffer depression every year. About 25% of young adults will experience depression by age 24. Women are twice as likely to suffer depression.

Antidepressants are on the front lines of the fight against depression, but it’s not as simply as popping a pill. Antidepressants are often stigmatized by those who don’t use them. These are 19 things people who take antidepressants wish you would understand.

Higher Perspectives Author

Higher Perspectives Author is one of the authors writing for Higher Perspectives