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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marek Walczyk
39 years experience Psychiatry
No problem: Lexapro (escitalopram) has no known effect on mail fertility, however may reduce libido, sexual performance in some people.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Reid
45 years experience Psychiatry
Drugs can trigger it: Recreational drugs can trigger anxiety in susceptible individuals. Pot, ecstasy, lsd, and recently k2, bath salts can all have adverse effects . Most ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nika Ferdowsi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Awareness: Anxiety develops when we lose awareness of our thought and feelings. Before we realize what's happened, our body is responding to a situation with hig ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Social anxiety: Everyone seems to have an opinion on this. All are based on a series of accounts. To be FDA approved for treatment of social anxiety disorder there is ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathryn Seifert
25 years experience Clinical Psychology
Not likely: It is not likely that using a drug once could cause your anxiety to last for an extended period of time. Lots of things can give people anxiety, espe ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
See the list below: Primary medications used for the treatment of social anxiety disorder include paxil, (paroxetine) venlafaxine, clonopin, MAO inhibitors, Prozac has be ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Missid Ghanem
24 years experience Clinical Psychology
Not necessarily...: Depending on the meds, the body may need more or less time to adjust to not having the meds anymore. Also, hopefully, underlying issues have been wor ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
SSRI/ SSNRI / BZD: The selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (ssri) are probably the most effective and safest followed by the selective serotonin and norepineprine r ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Neither: These two drugs are sedatives, cousins to each other and do nothing to cure, treat, or prevent anxiety. They are temporary tools for an acute situatio ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience Psychiatry
Which one: There are many kind of anxiety disorder from generalized anxiety disorder to panic disorder to post traumatic stess disorder to social phobia to obses ... Read More
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