Warning: Antibiotics Can Cause Depression For Bipolars! Who Knew?!

Yes, it’s true: a little publicized side effect of typical, penicillin and penicillin-like antibiotics is DEPRESSION! What?! It’s true. I was given ten days of antibiotics for bronchitis around Thanksgiving time. Sure enough, by the last day I was gobbling up all of my benzodiazepines, so deeply desirous of a long, maybe eternal, break from…