Dr. Daryl Tanski

Psychiatry
MI
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Psychiatry

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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Seek an evaluation: In the general population incidence is 1 to 4%. Beyond that, a face to face evaluation is needed. The mood disorder questioner (mqd) is in public doma... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: Mild to moderate depression can be treated with psychotherapy, healthy diet, exercise, and avoiding alcohol and substance use. Depression associated ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
No: If you are asking about vitamine e then no it is not a mood stabilizer if you are asking about haloperidol it has both anti manic and antipsychotic... Read More
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A female asked:
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Specializes in Psychiatry
Not necessarily : People who are married and have kids are less likely to suffer from depression.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Psychosis: Symptoms of psychosis can complicate of to 40% of acute episodes of bipolar disorder. Many people are prone to the psychotogenic effects of cannab... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Well,,,,: Schizophrenia is a syndrome. A syndrome is a collection of symptoms for which there is no known cause genetics of schizophrenia can be inherited ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Specializes in Psychiatry
Varied: Paranoid can be as mild as a belief that people are not trustworthy. Psychosis will complicate 40% of manic episodes in bipolar disorder. Up to 20% ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
See a psychiatrist: Depression is a condition associated with both major depression and bipolar disorder however the treatment can be different. The presence of mania or... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Genetic?: Schizophrenia can be genetic in terms of inheriting a set of vulnerable genes. It is not 100%. People who suffer from the cardinal symptoms including... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Symptoms: Schizophrenia is a disorder of thought. It is characterized by hallucinations, delusional thought and disordered thinking. Social isolation, lack of e... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Quickly: Seroquel (quetiapine) would be out of the blood steam approximately 35 hours after the last dose.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: It is okay to take the two together.
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A 48-year-old male asked:
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Treatment: if Risperidone was not efficacious (not working) there is little to loose with an abrupt discontinuation If Risperidone was efficacious (was workin... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Symptoms: If you were to think of depression as unnatural sadness due to its severity, persistence, and dysfunction you could then consider mania as unnatural h... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Two phases: Catatonia can have two phases. One is withdrawn and mute. The other is excitable and or agitated. Both can manifest as waxing and waning.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Antidepressant : Antidepressant medication can induce an episode if mania in vulnerable individuals including those diagnosed with bipolar disorder. If their used is ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
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Specializes in Psychiatry
Recurrence : With an established diagnosis of schizophrenia stopping psych meds will increase risk of recurrence of symptoms possibly including hearing voices.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: Waxy flexibility is a symptom that can commonly occur in the context of catatonia but is not a required symptoms to diagnosis the condition.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Terms: Manic depression is the historical term for what is now called bipolar affective disorder borderline bipolar is not a diagnosis.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Options: If you have private insurance there will be a custoner service number and /or mental health number to call. If uninsured contact your local communi... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
They are aware: Unlike coma people with catatonia are aware of their surroundings they are just not able to interact with them.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Side effects : Acne is not likely a side effect of the mentioned changes in treatment.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Inadequate treatment: Seroquel (quetiapine) is not a cause of bipolar disorder. Suboptimal dosing may reduce the likelyhood of therapeutic response. Regardless, treatme... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Risk: Antidepressants as a class have an inherent risk of seizure to 1% provocatively cannabis has been described as having anticonvulsant properties ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Time: Antidepressant response is best assessed at 4 to 6 weeks. Vulnerability for depression is likely inherited.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
No cure, but....: Unfortunately there is no cure for bipolar affective disorder. Symptoms, such as impulsiveness with regards to sexual in discretion and improve. With ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Treatment: thyroid hormone is a well researched option for augmenting antidepressant response in the treatment of depression. Caution needs to be given regardin... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Lifetime : Medicines treat, not cure, bipolar disorder. Benefits will be lost if treatment is disrupted.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: That would be very good news.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Not FDA approved: Yes. Gabapentin is prescribed off label to treat anxiety. Commonly generalized anxiety disorder and social anxiety disorder.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Sleep and mood: Decreased need for sleep is a common but not a diagnostically required symptom of either a hypo manic or manic episode.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Limits of MRI: Current technology does not allow the use of MRI to confirm the diagnosis of schizophrenia.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Intensity: With sone exception patients with obese ruins of ocd know that they are not based in reality. Those with delusions have lost this understanding.
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: Consequences of traumatic or acquired brain injury include disturbances in mood including mania.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
All in a name: Manic depression is the historical name for now termed bipolar affective disorder witch is a disorder of mood split personality aka multiple person... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Caution: Sleep disruption is a common prelude to a manic episode. Treating physician should be consulted.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Based on evidence: Lamictal has proven effective in reducing risk of recurrence of mood episodes in bipolar disorder following treatment of the acute episode with standa... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Off liable: Use of Abilify (aripiprazole) for treatment of delusions that are not caused by schizophrenia is off label. Other off liable uses include bipola... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Discontinuation: Gradual taper is best approach to avoid discontinuation syndrome associated with antidepressanr medication. The most common symptom is dizziness th... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Risk: The risk of an individual developing bipolar disorder if a first degree relative has bipolar disorder is seven times greater then the general populati... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Depends on course: Untreated bipolar disorder can worsen with time. Although not curative, current treatments aims at reducing the risk of this.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Yes: Antidepressants along with other medications have been associated with worsening pre-existing restless legs syndrome or causing it.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
No it is not.: Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. Seek treatment. Depression is a condition that is treatable with many options.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Source of help: The suicide prevention hotline will provide crisis support and resources for treatment in most states only a physician can involuntarily hospitaliz... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Need time: Schizophrenia is often proceeded by a pro drone phase that is most evident in retrospect after the acute phase of illness has manifested. In its mids... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Options: If hallucinations are auditory or visual and thought to be associated with a mood or thought disorder then most efficacious (reducing severity of symp... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Coping with bipolar: Successful management of bipolar disorder includes medication as indicated, good sleep habits, regular exercise, and avoiding alcohol and substance us... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
SGAs: As second generation antipsychotics both Geodon (ziprasidone) and Abilify have a lower risk of eps compared to older antipsychotic medication.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Well...: Seek out an evaluation by a doctor have regular sleep habits, eat he, althy, avoid alcohol drugs, exercise regularly.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Interaction: The combination may increase Carbamazepine levels causing toxicity including but not limited to sedation and unsteadiness when walking. Also may decre... Read More
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
Apr 19, 2014
Dr Tanski is a welcome addition to Healthtap. His answers are succinct and unambiguous. I highly recommend him.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Tanski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tanski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I'm on Latuda myself after trying a few antidepressants. I didn't know this information, thanks
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank U! I'm sick of being plagued w/irrational anxiety! You're great!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you. I'll be seeing a psychiatrist next month for official Dx.

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