Doctor Q&A for Dr. Pacita David

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Discuss with doctor: It sounds like you are really struggling. However, you are on a number of very potent medications, and such recommendations cannot be made in this set... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Increased mortality: Insufficient sleep is associated with increased risks of developing heart attacks, strokes, diabetes and obesity. It also leads to worsening of mental... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Need more info: What symptoms do you describe that led the doctors to diagnose you as Schizoid? "Schizoid" is a term referring to a specific set of personality chara... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Most likely: Since you say it was your first use, and you are presumably healthy, then most likely it will be cleared from your urine by January 8. It is usually... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Please clarify: What specifically is your question? If you are wondering if you are a candidate for breast and buttock augmentation, I would recommend that you discus... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Not recommended: If you are being prescribed Vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) presumably for problems with attention, focus, and concentration, then it is important that yo... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
All of the above: Antianxiety agents such as Xanax (alprazolam) can potentially lower blood pressure. It can also depend on total amount taken. But your significantly ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
May need to go to ED: It sounds like you are really struggling. Is your doctor aware of the severity of your symptoms? You may need a higher level of care if you are not s... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
It's a process..: It will probably take a few sessions before becoming comfortable with your therapist. Your therapist is also in the process of getting to know you a... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Possible side effect: Prozac (fluoxetine) can cause heart palpitations as a side effect. Other side effects include headache, GI upset, dizziness, nervousness, insomnia, c... Read More
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