Medication management involves the precise administration, monitoring, and optimization of medications to ensure their safe and effective use for treating medical conditions. This process encompasses prescribing, dosing, scheduling, and regular assessment to maximize therapeutic benefits while minimizing potential risks and side effects.
Depression is a mood disorder characterized by persistent feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and loss of interest or pleasure in activities. It can affect daily functioning, sleep, appetite, and concentration. Treatment often involves psychotherapy, medication, or a combination of both.
Anxiety is a psychological state marked by excessive worry, fear, and apprehension. It can manifest physically through restlessness, racing heart, and tense muscles. While moderate anxiety is normal, excessive and prolonged anxiety may lead to disruptions in daily life. Treatment may involve therapy, lifestyle changes, and sometimes medications.
Mood disorders encompass a range of mental health conditions characterized by disruptions in emotional states. These include depression, marked by persistent sadness, and bipolar disorder, involving alternating periods of depression and mania. These conditions impact daily life, relationships, and overall well-being. Treatment often involves therapy and medication to stabilize and manage mood fluctuations.