Doctor Q&A for Dr. Pacita David

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Consult your doctor: It sounds like you are experiencing a heightened level of anxiety . It is not unusual to experience extreme distrust and vulnerability when in the mid... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Unknown interactions: Le Vel Thrive is a product marketed to promote weight loss , energy and improved mood and focus. It reportedly contains vitamins, minerals, herbal su... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Probability is high: The way Health Tap is set up is so that doctors can see other doctors' responses to questions. They can either agree and/or put in their own response... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Rare side effect: Hallucinations from atenolol are listed as a rare side effect. Are you on any other medications? Interactions between medications can also potentiate ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Yes it is: Luvox (fluvoxamine) is still being prescribed in the U.S. Its primary indications are for obsessive compulsive disorder and social anxiety disorder, a... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Possible anxiety?: Since you say that it happens randomly during the day, and you report no other symptoms, it may be anxiety related. Recommend you see your doctor for... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Not recommended: Psychoactive medications can cause significant central nervous system dysregulation when alcohol is consumed. Not only would you experience potential ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Hang in there: With medications like Celexa, it usually takes about 4-6 weeks before you see consistent improvement in symptoms. That being said, your dose may need ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Depends on patient: Efficacy of the various antidepressant and antianxiety medications available is relatively similar across the board. The difference lies in the side ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Depends on situation: Tryptizol (amitriptyline) side effects depends on the dose, the timing, and the person's response to it. It also can interact with other medications,... Read More
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