Category Archives: Psychiatry and Psychopharmacology

Side Effects of Antidepressants: Interview with Dr. Rajnish Mago

In this expert interview we discuss side effects of antidepressants. Our guest today is Dr. Rajnish Mago. Dr. Mago currently serves as Director of the Mood Disorders Program at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Jefferson Medical College.     Dr. Mago Interview  General Overview… Continue Reading

The Basics of Treatment-Resistant Depression

Treatment-Resistant Depression: An Interview with Dr. Prakash Masand In this audio interview I discuss with Dr. Prakash Masand key concepts about treatment-resistant depression. These include: Definitions of treatment-resistant depression. The concept of pseudoresistance in treatment-resistant depression: some considerations to keep in mind before labeling a patient as “treatment-resistant”. The Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression… Continue Reading

Free Course: “SSRIs: The Essentials”


Learn the essentials of SSRIs with our free online course.

One module per week:

  • The Mechanism of Action of SSRIs
  • Fluoxetine
  • Fluvoxamine
  • Paroxetine
  • Sertraline
  • Citalopram and Escitalopram