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What are the effects of severe depression?

Dec 2014
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i jus want to know the efects of severe depression.From the last one 2 or 3 years i have lost the interest in things and whenver i try to speak my mind seems tired ,dont want to think and forget so easily .kindly sugest some advice.

Whenever anybody asks me any questions i get panic and i try to convince him but not able to convince him .i am realy in tension regarding this matter.sometimes i feel i am not able to think as compared to other smart people.why i am not able to think as i used to think fast .
Posted Sun, 29 Sep 2013 in Mental Health
Answered by Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi 24 hours later
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Symptoms of depression

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Depression is a common psychiatric problem. It has been classified on the basis of severity into Mild, moderate to severe categories. These are various effects of severe depression. Sad mood or low mood is one of common symptoms. Due to this individual fails to take interest in day to day routine or even work. Prolongation of such symptoms results in loss of efficiency at work and consequent loss of money and reputation.

Easy fatiguability or tiredness is other symptom which you have also mentioned. Actually due to low mood and lack of motivation desire to take initiative weakens which result in feeling of tiredness.

Due to severe depression individual fails to get pleasure in things that used to give pleasure to him when he was normal. This results in loss of confidence and ultimately increase in anxiety.

You have mentioned also that you get panic like situation when anybody ask question and you are not able to convince him. This feature may be a part of depression or this may be the reason behind depression. Such symptoms are seen in Psychiatrist for detailed evaluation. Treatment in form of medicines as well as psychological methods is available with good results. If you want to clarify more doubts you can ask follow up question.

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