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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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Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Ritalin vs. Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): There are a variety of stimulants available for treatment of ADHD. All of them have the potential for habituation. Recommend discussing the various ... Read More
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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 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Safety not known: Biotin is a water soluble B vitamin, and maca is a relative of the radish . Each of them separately are not known to pose any established risk. The co... 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 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Depends: It is unfortunate that your partner is not responding to Trazodone. There are many other options that can be explored. This not only includes medica... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Not dangerous: The amount of masturbation performed depends on the person. As long as it doesn't keep you from having a healthy sexual relationship and/or prevent y... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Caution....: Please keep in mind that taking medications that cause drowsiness, such as Theraflu, while taking Lexapro (escitalopram) can exacerbate the drowsiness... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pacita David
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Coughing is normal: Coughing is a normal reaction to inhaling a substance, such as a piece of food. This allows you to clear your throat and windpipe. As long as you can... Read More
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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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