• Menopause

    Can antidepressants help menopausal symptoms?

    Antidepressants such as SSRIs (fluoxetine, citalopram, sertraline) and SNRIs (venlafaxine) are not licensed for use in controlling menopausal symptoms and they are not recommended as a first line treatment. HRT is much more effective at treating all menopausal symptoms and,…