Dr. Mark Reynolds

Psychiatry
Bellbrook, OH
35 years experience male

Locations

Office

Bellbrook, OH

Address

4301 State Route 725, Suite B, Bellbrook, OH
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UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Board-certified psychiatrist and Psychiatric Director of the SCI Assertive Community Treatment Team in Dayton, Ohio providing community based services to patients with treatment refractory illness. My suburban private practice offers evaluation and treatment of affective and anxiety disorders.

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Psychiatry

Licenses

United States: Ohio

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Risk/benefit: Generally try to avoid in the 1st trimester, though the risk of cleft palate and lip may be less than once thought. Safe in the 2nd and 3rd trimester,... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Many options: Distract by thinking nonsexual thoughts. "stop and start":  stop stimulation before ejaculation for 30 seconds and restart. Repeat as desired.  "squee... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes: While there are never any guarantees, available data on the use of tricyclic antidepressants, fluoxetine, paroxetine, and sertraline during breastfeed... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes: In psychotic depression any break with reality would occur during a severe depression. Schizophrenia entails six months of symptoms and significantly... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes: As long as the Lexapro (escitalopram) is effective in controlling your symptoms and you are not experiencing any adverse effects it is certainly safe... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Aviophobia: There are three basic treatments for fear of flying severe enough to be classified as an anxiety disorder, systematic densensitization, cognitive ther... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Usually: This is a risk-benefit decision must be made between yourself and your physician. The risk varies by antidepressant, but the majority of the data indi... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Ghrelin?: Are you referencing ghrelin? There were fairly recent reports of increasing evidence that peptide systems regulating food consumption, including ghrel... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Probably?: There is no data of yet on pristiq (desvenlafaxine). However Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) is a metabolite of effexor, prospective data on 150 women expos... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Benzodiazepines.: Depends on what you're taking it for. Xanax (alprazolam) is a benzodiazepine. Other benzodiazepines used for anxiety include Lorazepam or ativan, Klon... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
No: Neither zoloft or wellbutrin (bupropion) should interfere with the therapeutic efficacy of vyvanse.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Maybe: The literature varies. Some point to no association, others to a idiosyncratic one... I.E. Hard to predict who would have such a response. However the... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes, very: Thorazine (chlorpromazine) or Chlorpromazine is a typical antipsychotic approved for use in the United States in1954. It is a very sedating, low poten... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Varies and maybe: The signs and symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome most commonly include abdominal pain or cramping, a bloated feeling,  gas (flatulence),  diarrhea a... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Depends: This can be quite variable based upon the amount used and how long the individual has been using cocaine. You can find detailed information through th... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Uncommon.: While elevations in liver enzymes can occur, development of fatty liver changes as a direct result of fluoxetine/olanzapine is unlikely. However incre... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
No: Death is not a symptom of panic!
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Striae distensae : Symptoms due to starvation in anorexia nervosa, restrictive type, can include striae distensae.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
To sleep, perhaps to: There is no consensus on the meaning of dreams. Some believe the content is the subconscious speaking to us in symbology, others that dreams represent... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Sedation: The two in combination may increase somnolence/sedation and as such a decrease in the dose of Methadone may be required (which would generally be a go... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes : There is no significant interaction between vitamin B12 and citalopram.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Talk to your doctor!: In addition to anxiety, I am aware of case reports of mania in individuals on acyclovir. It is very rare as are cases of neurotoxicity in the elderly ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Brain dysfunction: As with most conditions, multiple genes interact resulting in some degree of vulnerability or resistance, interacting with environmental stress which ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
More widespread : Not in isolation. Fibromyalgia is characterized by multiple tender points, widespread deep muscle pain, fatigue, and depression. There are tender po... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes: A recent study by the british lung foundation found that just three cannabis joints a day cause the same damage as 20 cigarettes, and when cannabis an... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Help: Unless your boyfriend is considerably older than yourself, it is quite likely that the erectile difficulty is significantly psychologically based. The... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
No.: Lumiday includes st. John's wort and a precursor of serotonin, both of which you should not take in combination with citalopram. Please speak to your... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Okay.....: Assuming the dry eye was a result of the medications, which is likely not a good assumption, the zoloft would clear within 5 days and the xanax (alpra... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Hypersomnia.: I would suggest you start with your family physician. You can get a sense if you are excessively sleepy, by completing an epworth sleepiness scale whi... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
4-6 weeks for effect: Both medications have their own set of risks and benefits. Escitalopram is an ssri, and in very broad terms ssris may be better for most forms of anxi... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Depends: This depends on the frequency of use and the route of administration, smoking versus eating. For an occasional smoker this can clear within a few day... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Dementia: Bronchopneumonia and ischaemic heart disease.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Thrombocytopenia: If you are concerned regarding your platelet counts on valproic acid please speak with the prescribing physician. The decrease in platelet counts that... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Not sure?: I'm not certain what question you're asking. It is possible, though very uncommon, for serotonin specific reuptake inhibitors such as sertraline to ca... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Memory: Please speak to your neurologist regarding your concerns. Are your seizures under good control? Is your mood good? Memory and cognitive complaints are... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Addiction: A harmful pattern of use characterized by tolerance, withdrawal, using more of the substance than intended, persistent desire or unsuccessful attemp... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
No: Having flu like symptoms while on Remeron (mirtazapine) does not mean your immune system is impaired. Flu like symptoms are nonspecific and could be r... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Time and abstinence: There really is no reliable way to "rid" your system of cannabis. Stop smoking, eat healthy, drink plenty of fluids and the rest will take care of its... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
With caution: There is a caution about combining the two agents as both can increase the risk of bleeding, by different mechanisms. This however would be true of an... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
PSAS: Involuntary genital and clitoral arousal unrelated to subjective feelings of sexual desire which persists despite one or more orgasms and which usuall... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Insomnia: Start with looking at your sleep hygeine. Go to bed and rise at the same time each night and morning. Make sure your bedroom is quiet, dark, and relax... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Delusional d/o: Is a condition characterized by nonbizarre delusions (false belief strongly held in spite of invalidating evidence) involving situations that occur in... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
PMDD: Symptoms include: disinterest in activities and relationships,  fatigue,  sadness or hopelessness, tension or anxiety,  feeling out of control,  cravi... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
In moderation: I agree with dr. Pappas. Doses of magnesium at 350 mg per day or less are safe for most adults. In some individuals stomach upset, nausea, vomiting an... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
No evidence.: I am unaware of any evidence that citalopram would be associated with the development of beau's lines. Chemotherapeutic agents, trauma to the nailbed ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Should be : I agree with dr. Pappas. History of IV drug use excludes. You can find a list of eligibility requirements at: http://www.Redcrossblood.Org/donating-bl... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
B8 & B9: There is some literature to indicate that inositol (vitamin b8) has show some effectiveness in depression, however the doses and cost are significant.... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes and No.: Depending on the dose, as with lithium and risperidone, seroquel (quetiapine) can be used as a mood stabilizer, an antidepressant, or both. Like, risp... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Purging?: I am unaware of any mechanism by which these topical antiacne agents would have such an effect.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
Mania: Mania ia a component of bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is a condition in which people have periods of either a very good or irritable mood (mania)... Read More
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May 11, 2013
Dr Reynolds provides an excellent service to the public on health tap. He is clearly a very knowledgable psychiatrist who can break things down to make them understandable. I recommend Dr. Reynolds.
I recommend you as a well know expert in your field. Dr Jakavick would recommend this Dr To all who seek their expertise.
Sep 1, 2012
I really like Dr. Reynolds' responses & explanations. Puts complex concepts in ways that everyone can understand.
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thank u, i didnt kno there was a name for this. i just feel like im weird or crazy sometimes. im really hoping to get over this one day so i greatly appreciate ur feedback. i have five kids so this is...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! VA doctors. Manymeds prescribed & no checking back records.Guinea pig 2much. many people on more meds than needed. Trying 2 take only need med. Thankful 4 compassionate ...Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I had it 10 yrs ago. Its 5 yrs i hv not visited psychiatric as i am too scared. The medicines given made me sleepy in day & lost many jobs.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1988MD

Awards

Associate Chief Resident Wright State University Residency Training Program in Psychiatry
Most Influential, First Place, Kettering Region, OH - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, Third Place, Kettering Region, OH - Summer
2013

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