Depression is a mental state in which one feels either a depressed mood or loss of interest and pleasure in life. It can be triggered by a life event, or it can be random. To meet the strict definition, one feels this way for at least 2 weeks straight. There are many different treatment approaches from talk therapy to medication.
With our online depression treatment service you can meet with a doctor from the comfort of your home to discuss your treatment options, including any necessary prescriptions.See our FAQs
Check Your Symptoms
The symptoms of depression will vary in severity from person to person. Common symptoms of depression are:
Get a Prescription Online
A PlushCare doctor will asses your mental health to see if your depression symptoms could be relieved with prescription medication. If the doctor thinks medication is the right treatment for your depression they can electronically send a prescription to your nearest pharmacy.
Some common prescriptions PlushCare doctors write are for antidepressants such as:
Pick up at these and thousands of other pharmacies nationwide
Treating depression varies from person to person. Treatment will depend on the severity of symptoms and how long they have been present for. Here are some common and proven treatment methods:
PlushCare hopes you’ll join us in our mission to make healthcare more accessible and affordable. If you have any questions about our counseling and psychiatry offerings, please don’t hesitate to email [email protected]
If you or someone you know is thinking of committing suicide call the national suicide prevention lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 available 24 hours a day.
1. Schedule an appointment from your phone
2. Speak with a doctor for 15 minutes
3. Pick up your prescription from a pharmacy near you
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Jul 8th, 2019
"I'm a busy guy with work often finding myself out of area. I've used PlushCare a couple of times and couldn't be happier. Doctors are always nice and professional and appointments are easy to get." -John D.
Jun 13, 2019
"After my appointment was completed my prescription was available immediately…. My doctor wants to help me with both my ongoing condition maintenance as well as other health concerns I have." -Eric E.
Mar 11th, 2019