Answering a Question on Whether Patients on Antidepressants Have Informed Consent

Executive Summary

  • There is an assumption that there is informed consent for antidepressants and that the patients are free to get off them.
  • This question and answer delve into that topic.


This question arose from a subscriber on how antidepressants are prescribed and the outcomes for those on antidepressants who seek to get off of them.