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Which anti-depressants are effective?

November 17, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
If you're wondering which anti-depressants are more effective, the American College of Physicians offers new advice.The group says drugs such as Prozac, Paxil and Zoloft are equally effective.

Experts say doctors should prescribe a drug based on the various side effects, cost and patient preference.

They also advise doctors to check with patients within two weeks of starting the medication.

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