Choosing Anti-Depressants

Patient

Q: I have been having some problems with depression and also lack of libido. I have an appointment with my primary care Dr next week and was planning on discussing anti-depressants. I was hoping to get some recommended medications to talk about. Since I have lack of libido already, I wanted to steer clear of the SSRI Inhibitors. But, I also have non-alcoholic steatosis of the liver due to chemotherapy 6 years ago, so also not sure if some of the others would be good due to potential liver damage. Any suggestions?

Symptoms:  Depression
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