Severe depression reduces the likelihood of a successful pregnancy. About it tell results of research of scientists from Boston University. They conducted a survey involving 2100 women who planned their pregnancies. On the received data, reports NDTV.
The participants of the experiment shared with academic information about your psychological condition. Some women took psychotropic drugs, in 22% the researchers found that the symptoms of depression. As it turned out, in severe and protracted depression the likelihood of successful conception drops significantly.
Especially strongly influenced the reception of drugs from the group of benzodiazepines. Inhibitors of serotonin reuptake, on the contrary, the probability increased.
We will note, in another study scientists have proved that depression disrupts the hormonal background of a person. Apparently, this factor has a major impact on the process of conception.