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Dr. Ashley Bone

Psychiatry
Baltimore, MD
18 years experience female

Locations

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Baltimore, MD

Address

4940 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD
Directions

Fax

410-550-1336

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Psychiatry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes: Each state has different laws. However, having a mental illness does not preclude someone from purchasing a gun. In many states, if someone has been... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
You likely won't: It sounds as if you have developed a dependence to these meds. The difficulty with treating anxiety with these meds is that once someone is dependent... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
SSRIs: Barbiturates are actually not the treatment of choice for anxiety. It would be helpful to talk with your doctor about treatment options. The first l... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes: Feeling jittery or anxious is a common side effect of citalopram. This does go away after a brief period and your body gets used to the medication. ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Numerous: All illicit substances exacerbate mental illness in some way. Each substance affects people differently. Marijuana can worsen depression, as well as... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
It depends: This depends on the quantity of alcohol consumed and the period of time it was consumed. In addition, this depends on the person's baseline liver fun... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
It depends: Lexapro (escitalopram) is not contraindicated in the elderly, nor is it contraindicated in people with alzheimers nor someone who is very thin. It wo... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Numerous: Low heart rate, blood pressure, breathing rate, and body temperature thinning or drying of the hair, "lanugo" hair (a fine hair that develops on th... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Numerous ways: Using Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) over an extended period can increase the risk of critical cardiovascular problems and strok... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
No.: Juvenile mental health records are secure in the same way that adult mental health records and are bound by patient privacy through hipaa. However, w... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Subspecialty: Neuropsychiatry is a subspecialty in psychiatry that focuses on illnesses that can often be classified as both neurologic and psychiatric. Therefore,... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Several: "thirteen"- explores drugs, sex, and petty crime as well as including scenes and dialogue about cutting. "secret cutting (painful secrets)"- aired on... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Other options: Nerve pain is typically not helped by pain medications. Typically, over-the-counter pain medications are the first option, such as ibuprofen. After ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes.: Certainly the stress of being sick can increase anxiety. In addition, several medical conditions can cause an increase in anxiety. In particular, pn... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Depends: This depends how heavy prior use of marijuana was. Marijuana is also stored in adipose tissue or fat cells, so it would also depend on a person's bod... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Not exactly: Amitriptyline itself does not typically increase anxiety directly. However, it can sometimes cause increases in heart rate or irregularities in heart... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Numerous symptoms: Common symptoms of hypoglycemia include: confusion, tiredness, hunger, shaky, sweaty, anxious. When severe, loss of consciousness and even death. I... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
No single one: All psychiatric meds have side effects. Ssris are the treatment of choice for anxiety/depression not bc they work better than older antidepressants, ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
It depends: This all depends on your metabolism, how many calories you take in, how many calories you expend. Weight gain/loss can also be affected by side effec... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Peripheral: Sciatica is a condition that affects the sciatic nerve which from the lower back down the back side of each leg. The central nervous system is compr... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Unknown: There are no sufficient studies on drug interactions with oxyelite and abilify (aripiprazole). Ovyelite has caffeine as one of the ingredients, and i... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
None directly: Chantix does not directly cause sexual side effects, but it can cause abnormal behavior and psychiatric instability. In addition, it can cause unusua... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Depends: If the neighbor is threatening to harm themselves or is aggressive towards others, then contacting police would be the first thing to do. Unfortunate... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes.: Citalopram, and medications like it, often cause jitteriness or anxiety when initially started, but this typically goes away in 1-2 weeks.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Numerous: Main side effects include sedation and increase in appetite. Others include: fast heart rate, overactive reflexes, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Maybe not.: Cannabis usually is detected in a hair drug test for up to 90 days.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Discuss with MD: Would suggest talking with your doctor about treatment options. The max dose for Cymbalta (duloxetine) is 120mg.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Not necessarily: It depends how long you have been on pristiq (desvenlafaxine). It can cause some nausea in the first 1-2 weeks, which could affect appetite. In addi... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
No.: There are numerous meds used to treat sleep problems. First, it is important to know whether this is a symptom of anxiety/depression or if there are ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Maybe: A 2008 study found that women that consumed >200mg per day of caffeine had twice the rate of miscarriage as women who consumed none. However other st... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes: Bipolar disorder typically manifests when people are in their late teens or early 20s. However, there are certainly children that have bipolar disord... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
It varies: Every facility is somewhat different. Typically, treatment involves being evaluated by a psychiatrist and seen by a social worker and occupational th... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Same as not pregnant: First line antidepressants used for treating depression are ssris. These are safe during pregnancy. There was research done suggesting that Paxil (p... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
It depends on cause: There are a number of reasons why someone can have low energy- including, but not limited to, lack of sleep, poor nutrition, thyroid disease, depressi... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
It depends: Typically, routine bloodwork includes bmp (checks electrolytes, kidney function, and glucose level) or cmp which includes bmp+ liver function tests. ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Talk with your MD: Typically, people are started on an ssri with Clonazepam for the treatment of anxiety. Ssris are the first line treatment, but they typically take se... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes.: You may find that anxiety symptoms increase, but if you do not have any underlying medical problems, there is no reason you cannot ride thrill rides. ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Numerous: Depression can cause problems with memory, as well as high levels of stress. A number of medical problems can cause difficulties with memory, so chec... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Yes: Anxiety often presents with physical symptoms- muscle tension, digestive problems, sleep problems are common. People can also experience panic attac... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
18 years experience
Variable: Anorexia is refusal maintain weight at or above a minimally normal weight. Also intense fear of gaining weight or becoming fat even though they are un... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Bone is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bone is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Your answer at least made sense. I can't seem to get a good answer.
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Chicago coll of med & surg
Graduated 2004MD

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