mental-health-icon

Need advice on ECT

My father is 70 year old with depression since 30 years and now he is not able to control. Should we go for ECT ? Which hospitals have this facility ?
views-icons 53 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Chethan R S
General Physician Bangalore

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹250 for 24 hrs

ECT is the best treatment for severe and refractory depression. ECT works quickly, which is why it's often the treatment of choice for people with highly severe, psychotic, or suicidal depression. Consult Psychiatrist for further advice...
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO