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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Please clarify: If you are wanting to know whether you have a mental illness, it is first recommended that you go to your doctor to explore what specific symptoms you... 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 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Both: Both Vistaril and Lexapro (escitalopram) independepent of each other can cause dry mouth as a side effect. Taken together potentially increases the s... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Not unusual: Lithium levels are affected by a variety of factors, including other medications taken, physiologic states such as dehydration, and kidney functions. ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Please seek help: I understand your concern about damage to various organs secondary to overdose, but the pressing issue is that you are repeatedly overdosing. It appea... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
No need to worry: Yes you can. A weekly pill box can help you keep better track.
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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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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Not unusual: Lithium levels are affected by a variety of factors, including other medications taken, physiologic states such as dehydration, and kidney functions. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Seek medical help: Mouth sores develop from crystal meth due to its caustic nature. Blisters are a result of chemical burn and tissue damage. Hydrogen peroxide will not ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Notify your doctor: Pain in hands and feet are not established side effects of Zoloft (sertraline). You mentioned a lot of use with your hands, but unclear as to your fe... Read More
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