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29 Jan 2004

Depression medication
Hi,

I was wondering if I person could recieve medication for depression (eg. cilift) from a government hospital. I am not on medical aid.
I know getting Cilift from a pharmacy costs about R300 but I am in alot of debt and I can't afford the medication.
I feel I need it and I don't really know what to do. I felt stronger and able to handle life better when I was on the medication... now I'm back to crying all the time for stupid things and i just hide away from the world.
Thank you
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01 Jan 0001

Depressed, I’m not sure that they will be able to give you Cilift®, but they will be able to give you something for depression that falls within the same class of drugs. Good luck.
PS, I’m sorry I took so long to answer your question, but all the answers posted in reply to questions posted on the 29th somehow got lost in Cyberspace. Here it is again.
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