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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Expressing emotion: People express emotions differently. Some are more demonstrative , while others tend to internalize it. It may be that your way of managing is to bo... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Need more info: More details are needed. How much of Xanax (alprazolam) and Neurontin were you taking prior to the wean? How fast are you weaning? When you say you... Read More
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Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Many causes of pain: Although chronic anxiety can result in a variety of physical symptoms, it is also important not to dismiss specific physical pain or simply attribute ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Serotonin syndrome: Serotonin syndrome is a condition of excess serotonin characterized by changes in mental status, autonomic instability, neuromuscular symptoms, and g... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Hopefully so..: Response to decreasing Klonopin (clonazepam) or other similar medications depends on the amount previously taken, duration of use, speed of taper and ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Contact doctor ASAP: You appear to be experiencing side effects consistent with Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and other stimulants. Your headaches ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Get a gyn exarm: Vaginal soreness, redness and itching, along with discharge, indicate that you may either have a bacterial or yeast infection . Recommend seeing your ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
See your doctor: Recommend contacting your doctor for a thorough evaluation and treatment. Your symptoms may or may not be related. There are hormones produced by a g... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Use a condom!: All forms of unprotected sex leave both partners at higher risk for HIV, as well as other sexually transmitted diseases. Sexually transmitted diseas... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Difficult to swallow: There can be physical reasons for your difficulty swallowing , but psychological reasons could also play a factor and/or be a potential cause. Recomme... Read More
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