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Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Probably ok: There are no significant drug interactions with taking fish oil and either Paxil (paroxetine) or Adderall XR. However, taking Paxil (paroxetine) and ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Meds vs. counseling: The fear of flying is very common. Medications usually prescribed are benzodiazepines, which are anti-anxiety agents. All are efficacious, but the mor... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
It depends....: People eat at night for various reasons - boredom, to soothe, even to sleep, especially if insomnia is a problem. Going to bed hungry may awaken you,... 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 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
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 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Pill contraception: There is the Plan B One-Step pill, which is an emergency contraception method used to prevent pregnancy following unprotected intercourse. The sooner... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
No: Seroquel (quetiapine) and other antipsychotics, whether first or second generation, can produce a variety of side effects. Enlargement of the head is... 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 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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