Article Category: Depression

Drugs that Cause Depression

by Public Citizen’s Health Research Group.   Generic Name Brand Name acebutolol SECTRAL acyclovir ZOVIRAX alprazolam XANAX amitriptyline and chlordiazepoxide LIMBITROL amlodipine NORVASC amlodipine and benazepril LOTREL asparaginase ELSPAR atenolol TENORMIN atenolol and chlorthalidone TENORETIC atorvastatin LIPITOR baclofen LIORESAL betamethasone DIPROLENE betamethasone DIPROSONE betamethasone VALISONE betaxolol (heart) KERLONE bisoprolol ZEBETA bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide ZIAC bromfenac … Continued


Depression is a universally understood condition of sadness and despondency. Life has lost its luster and gloom prevails. Some sadness is an inherent part of weathering life’s misfortunes. People normally recover from such low points and carry on. Other conditions of sadness may require lifestyle changes such as resolving a rocky marriage, dropping bad habits, … Continued