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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Keep on it: It may take a couple of weeks for your body to get adjusted to the antidepressant. Initial symptoms Include an increase in anxiety, nausea, diarrhea ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Not so simple: Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are separate disorders. Some studies suggest an increased risk in families with these disorders, however, these di ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Maybe 2 weeks: It may take a couple of weeks for your body to get adjusted to the antidepressant. Initial symptoms Include an increase in anxiety, nausea, diarrhea ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Not a good idea: Methadone is an opiate and is one of the most addictive substances that should only be taken with medical supervision. I really encourage you to thin ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
It's ok.: Only take as recommended and nothing more. If symptoms persist you may need to be evaluated for GERD.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Mania vs Hypomania: Bipolar I presents with mania which is extreme mood dysregulation causing disturbance in sleep, impulsivity, racing thoughts, pressured speech, grandi ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Depends on use.: It depends on the amount of marijuana used. If you are a chronic smoker it may last upwards of six months in your hair follicle.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: This is a possible wide effect of Prozac (fluoxetine). You should immediately consult your psychiatrist as you may be flipping to mania suggesting th ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Not sure: Depression and chronic pain often go hand in Hand with uncertain understanding at times of what presented first- the depression or the pain. I recom ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Panagiota Korenis
13 years experience Psychiatry
Full check up: Make sure your thyroid function is stable as hyperthyroid that is not controlled can present with anxiety symptoms including panic and palpitations as ... Read More
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