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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.

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Symptoms of Depression

The symptoms of depression will vary in severity from person to person. Common symptoms of depression are:

  • Changes in sleep patterns (sleeping way too much, or not being able to fall asleep)
  • Changes in appetite or weight
  • Low energy
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Feeling worthless or guilty
  • Feeling like you are physically moving slower or faster than normal
  • Thinking about death or suicide

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Depression Prescriptions With PlushCare

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:

Treatment Options

Treating Depression

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:

  • Talk therapy (or psychotherapy) with a trained professional like a psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or other mental health therapist.
  • Medications: There are many different types of antidepressants that have been used and proven safe for decades.
  • Other adjunctive treatments: There are many other treatments along with talk therapy and/or medications that can help, such as exercise, meditation, and doing other things you enjoy to enhance your wellness.

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. 

Get Your Prescription in 15 Minutes, Online

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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