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Some Causes of Depression

Some Causes of Depression

Condition

Examples

Brain and nervous system disorders

Cancers

Cancer spreading throughout the body (metastatic)

Connective tissue disorders

Hormonal disorders

Infections

Nutritional disorders

Other disorders

Drugs

Amphotericin B

Beta-blockers (some)

Cimetidine

Contraceptives (oral)

Corticosteroids

Cycloserine

Hormone (estrogen or progesterone) therapy

Interferon

Mercury

Methyldopa

Metoclopramide

Reserpine

Thallium

Vinblastine

Vincristine