What You Need to Know If You Want Plastic Surgery and Take Antidepressants. Blog By Advanced Cosmetic Surgery of NY located in Long Island and NYC

Antidepressants intend to decrease and/or cease depression symptoms. Most plastic surgeons advise patients to discontinue their antidepressants before plastic surgery, but new research suggests this may cause more harm than good. Antidepressants have long been associated with the risk of excessive bleeding during plastic surgery. A new study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, which is the journal by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), finds this side effect...