Bulletin 237. Antidepressants

This bulletin provides information to support the evidence based, safe and cost-effective choice of antidepressants. Guidance is provided on the prescribing, review and monitoring of antidepressant therapy.

GP clinical system searches are available to assist with completing an audit of patients prescribed antidepressants.

Other supporting resources available include a visual data pack, antidepressants patient information leaflet, antidepressant pathway algorithm, initiation and monitoring antidepressant guidance, antidepressant patient information leaflet, audit and a PowerPoint presentation.