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Can a nurse practitioner in Michigan prescribe Provigil

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Yes, of course.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Alert and focused: Not sure why your doc prescribes Provigil for you, but the drug was originally prescribed for narcolepsy. Many other uses have been found including im ... Read More
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Maybe (not) . . .: Looks like you're in the UK while the docs on this forum are on the other side of the pond. While I can't speak for other docs, I'd ask you to review ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wesley Dennis
26 years experience Neurology
Provigil use: A sleep medicine specialist can prescribe Provigil or similar stimulants. They are indicated for narcolepsy or other disorders associated with excess ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
17 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Depends: They are all good options. It really depends on the individual's capabilities, motivation, enthusiasm and experience.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Michael
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes: If i recall, louisiana, new mexico, hawaii, native american reservations, and armed forces. The candidate must have a masters degree beyond their doct ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It is not: uncommon for a physician's assistant to make adjustments of medications without a specific directive from a physician in a psychiatric practice.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Why?: First we would need to know why you want gnrh. Do you need ovulation induction? There are simpler ways to achieve it if you need it. Why not ask your ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Many urologists hire pa's to help them see their patients. They work under the direct supervision of the urologist according to state regulatory guid ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know if: any of the US based doctors that write for Healthtap know this answer. If you Dr is a GP it is a fair question to ask.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Weiner
41 years experience Psychiatry
Good question!: A master's level nurse practitioner can prescribe medications [my wife does a great job!]. However, there is no formal psychopharmacologist certificat ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
Word of Mouth: You have many options in New York City. There are many outstanding psychiatrists practicing there. nymag.com has a listing of the top 1,251 doctors in ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suresh Gupta
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Doctor Find IMG: You are in need of a international medical graduate physician in palo alto ca. There are plenty of them, out there. Also, a lot many doctors from indi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Breast Reduction: You will either need to call the medicaid office and see who is on their plan or call each office to see. This is a difficult procedure to get insura ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tedde Rinker
42 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Though poor decions by nurse pratitioner is the responsiblity of the practitioner too.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Dental Nurse: Not sure although i would think the skill set is the same, however, australia has an age limit if a uk citizen wants to go there to work and the age l ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience Psychiatry
Look online..: Go online to your health insurance website and get names of psychiatrists near you who take your insurance. Go online to local hospital/medical center ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Private consult: through Health Tap may be helpful. You need to go to another place on the HT site, not this Q & A section,or call them. Peace and good health.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
No one: If medically indicated every doctor will and if it is for recreation purposes no one will.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
PA vs NP: Training and education>pa has less training and education than np who must be a registered nurse before going for the np degree.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Golden
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Physician assistants: Duties of physician assistant is dependent on the laws of each state. Most pa's working in ophthalmology would be working in close conjunction with a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
52 years experience Urology
Inquire: About an addiction clinic in your area. It is good that you are trying.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Doesn't matter: Either one is fine. It really depends on your state's laws and local hospitals' regulations on how independent each can be and the prescribing rules ... Read More
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