I am a 44 year old woman and have been taking antidepressants for about 2 years now and have been diagnosed as having clinical depression. I was taking Paxil, first 30 mg. finally down to 5 mg. I am now taking Wellbutrin Sr. I also suffer from panic attacks and social anxiety. I think I can deal with the panic attacks and social anxiety, but not the depression. I would like to get off of medication for good. My question is "can one ever get better having clinical depression"? Will this medication ever help or am I on some kind of medication for life?
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