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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
"wean" is right: Most medications have some effects when they are discontinued, especially if they are done suddenly. Benzodiazepines, seizure medications (used in psy... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Not a good idea: Cutting it destroys the timed release factor. It's not a good idea for that reason and because the effect of the split medication acting like regular ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
By Nature: Women generally are the major caretakers both genetically and culturally. That does not mean that men don't care, they do, and their caring is needed ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Hopefully not more: What is described sounds much like a combination of things that may not have yet been totally explored. Are all those things treated or do they remain... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
There are some - but: Some have their problems. Benzodiazepines don't cause anxiety until trying to reduce or stop them & are potentially addictive. Serotonergic antidepres... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Emotional or Physical?: Having both, odds are it isn't safe. Making it less painful may not make it safe or safer. For women it's risky, especially for those who bore childre... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Yes: Mainly treatment and outcome. In schizophrenia, disordered thinking (psychotic thinking/hallucinations) is a major symptom; in depression, psychosis (... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Which came first?: Eating and gaining weight or eating with binging & purging can lead to serious depression. Serious depression may make one a couch potato and eat all ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
There us no best one: There are several options and the choice depends on what kind of anxiety is being treated and what is the treatment history of each person being treat... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Ask for help: That doesn't invite pity, it enlists help. Is there any tendency here to feel sorry for one's self? If so, own up to it and do the right thing, again ... Read More
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