Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD)

Dr. Saidi Depression, Treatment-Resistant Depression

Overview: What is Treatment-Resistant Depression? About one-third of people with major depression will respond to the first prescription antidepressant. In the remainder of cases, depressive symptoms may continue despite treatment, and is referred to as treatment-resistant depression (TRD). A person is labeled to have TRD when the symptoms fail to respond to at least two trials with separate classes of …