Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
188 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

How can severe depression due to lack of moral support from the family be treated?

Hi doc, my name is Sudeep S G. I was in oman as Electrical Engineer for 1.5 years. I lost my job and now I am available in my hometown. I am trying for bank exams and other exams. But I didnt get any support from my family early or now. Days after days I am going to depressed state. What to do I don t know. Please help
Fri, 28 Sep 2018
Report Abuse
  Anonymous's Response
's  Response
Dear patient
We need to asses the severity of depressive symptoms in you and gud news is that depression is responsive to many effective antidepressants available
Along With it we need to a adress psychosocial reasons of urs condition as well to hv more holistic approach
Psychiatrist Dr. Gayathri's  Response
in my opinion it is necessary to make sure your thyroid and blood sugars and hemoglobin is fine

it would be necessary to start on antidepressants like escitalopram

see a trained therapist too

adequate sleep , good diet
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hello. My very intelligent friend seems to believe that there s mold in my home. I explained to her how much dirt, clutter and filth in my home....