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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Caused or uncovered?: Certain meds can aggravate or uncover ibs, which tends to have genetic roots. Chronic antidepressant and mood stabilizer use plus stresses of chronic... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Yes: But not unreasonable under certain circumstances. I would consider 40 mg a seriously large dose. That would be roughly equivalent to 80 mg of Prozac a... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Possibly: Basic medication 101 says that there is only one way to know for sure how a person will respond to medication - take it. Clinical judgement can be qui... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
CBT treatment relies: On a focus on symptoms rather than the unconscious mind that traditional psychology and psychiatry have in the past. The basic idea of cbt is seeing t... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Yes: Zoloft is serotonergic in nature. Effexor (venlafaxine) in low doses is also. At higher doses effexor's noradrenergic. Zoloft has fewer significant si... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Stress can cause it: Fever of unknown origin can happen though not commonly, under stressful conditions and at times seemingly randomly. It is possible that stress great e... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Slowly: Antidepressants take about 3 to 5 weeks to be effective. Prozac (fluoxetine) doses for depression are 20 mg for 3 or 4 weeks, 40 mg for another 2 or ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Yours or partners?: It's different for men vs women but there are common needs for both. In general men look for home plate and women want to enjoy the game. It's importa... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
No: Hydroxycut is, by itself. Risky and there are no studies that have looked at it with antidepressants or with vitamins and hydroxycut. Like many so-cal... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Varies with the med.: The most important factor is what medication you are taking. Some are more prone to withdrawal symptoms than others. Venlafaxine may have issues even ... Read More
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