Yes and No. Most psychiatric drugs are not addictive. (Anti-depressants/Mood stabilizers/Antipsychotics)
Some classes of medications can be addictive and care is needed in prescription and taking them. (Benzodiazepines, Sleeping tablets)
- What is addiction / or dependence to a medication?
- Non addictive psychiatric medications
- Potentially addictive psychiatric medications
- How can I prevent becoming addicted to psychiatric medication?