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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Do not take together: There is a moderate interaction between NSAIDs (such as Advil (ibuprofen)) and corticosteroids (Prednisone) in that there is an increased risk of gast... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Discuss with doctor: It is certainly possible that you may need further adjustments in Effexor (venlafaxine) XR in order to achieve maximum benefit. However, it is strong... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
No: Hydroxyzine is an antihistamine used to treat anxiety and insomnia in a variety of mental health conditions. It is also used to treat seasonal allerg... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Neither: Gastritis is a condition in which the stomach is irritated or inflamed due to erosion of the lining. Various causes include stress, infection, use of ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Brand name WB: You can request to get brand Wellbutrin (bupropion), (bupropion) Wellbutrin (bupropion) SR and Wellbutrin (bupropion) XL by asking your doctor to spec... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Neither: Gastritis is a condition in which the stomach is irritated or inflamed due to erosion of the lining. Various causes include stress, infection, use of ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Usually not: Most people do not notice any major difference between brand and generic medications, as the active ingredient is supposed to be the same. However, i... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Constipation: Antipsychotics commonly cause constipation as a side effect. This leads to altered stool consistency. In severe cases it can lead to fecal impaction a... Read More
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Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
No: Neither has been demonstrated to impact effectiveness.
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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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