Does st. john's wort work as well as ssri drugs?

Answer On One Hand: St. John's Wort Not as Effective as SSRIsSt. John's wort, an herbal remedy which is popular as an alternative treatment of depression, has not been found to be effective in the treatme... Read More »

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Does St Johns wort work?

St. Johns Wort is widely recognized for its ability to safely and naturally support positive emotional health.* Extracts of the medicinal plant St. Johns Wort (SJW) have been reported to exert anti... Read More »

Is 150mg of st johns wort effective?

"In 2002, an interesting study in JAMA examined the effect of St. John’s Wort on depression and also seemed to confirm Kirsch’s results (2002, Vol. 287, p. 1807). The authors found that on most... Read More »

Will my St. John's wort affect how well my antibiotics work (omnicef)?

After conducting a drug interaction check between St. John's wort and Omnicef (cefdinir), the St. John's wort should not affect how the antibiotic works and taking the Omnicef should help to improv... Read More »

What Is SSRI Medication?

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are the most commonly prescribed antidepressants. SSRI medications may provide mood boosting effects for people suffering from depression.