Our expert says:
It can take up to a month before it is fully effective, but you should start feeling better after a week or two of taking it. It is better to take an antidepressant for up to 6 months before even considering stopping it. You can also monitor your level of depression by doing the depression questionnaire on www.drhansdreyer.com. It is also very useful to see a psychologist to treat the underlying causes of depression and to do some physical exercise daily to stimulate your serotonin hormone levels
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