Dr. Armando Favazza

Psychiatry
Columbia, MO
male

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Specialties
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Psychiatry, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

43 Answers
258 Agrees
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A member asked:
Dr. Armando Favazza
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: Serotonin syndrome is a serious matter and any antidepressant med that affects serotonin must be stopped immediately. If you don't have the syndrome y ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Armando Favazza
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes, but: It's perfectly fine to take 5mg of Paxil (paroxetine) but I doubt that it will have much effect on anxiety at that dose. If 10mg is working why lower ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Armando Favazza
Specializes in Psychiatry
Alternatives: The best antipsychotics for sedation are Seroquel and Saphris (asenapine). See if your doctor will prescribe some clonazepam for sedation but it shoul ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Favazza is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Favazza is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I did get allergy testing and started treatment - I hope that helps!
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Your answer saved my life! Thanks :) this is exactly what is going on!! thank you for everything
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doctor gave me buspar for anxiety! but I steel I didn't get the answe
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