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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Walsh
17 years experience Addiction Medicine
No max: Unless there is a state or city ordinance regarding dosage, there is no maximum dose for these drugs. That being said, xanax (alprazolam) is highly a ... Read More
Dr. Vanja Kondev
17 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam): Standard dosing of xanax (alprazolam) up to 2mg three times per day for severe anxiety.
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Dr. Thomas Alfreda jr
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Xanax (alprazolam): Xanax (alprazolam) is highly addictive and should only be used as needed and less than a month at a time. Four mg is the max dose in 24 hours.

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Dr. Mary Melton
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Or a psychologist: A psychiatrist for a med eval is a better choice if you have past probems with med. And psychotherapy is effecive treatment for mild to moderate dep ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Passer
35 years experience Child Psychiatry
A Psychaitrist: I recommend a good board certified psychiatrist for this. I wonder why you cannot take ssris? Ssris are antidepressant medications. There are other, n ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
When you are really: Emotionally tied to someone it can be more difficult to be objective. Healthy boundaries are set in therapy which may be absent with our friends and f ... Read More
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Boundary issues: Psychiatrists do counsel their patients' family and friends. Family issues may often be part of a patient's problems; working with that is ... Read More
Dr. Fred Gallo
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Dual relationship: This applies to all mental health professionals. If a therapist were to counsel family or friends, the relationship might become complicated for both ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Welsh
18 years experience Clinical Psychology
Depends: Some family doctors may be willing to diagnosis adhd, but others may ask that you see a specialist (either psychiatrist or psychologist) to help ensur ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
22 years experience Child Psychiatry
Medications: Of all that you mentioned, except for very rare exceptions, psychiatrists are the only ones with a medical degree who can prescribe medications. The o ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Replace: Telemedicine is not a replacement for live doctor visits. We can help triage your issues and help guide you to the right care. However, you have quite ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
They interact: Tramadol is a weak ssri so together they may cause a serotonin syndrome.
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Dr. Walter Root
16 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety : Anxiety is difficult to treat but we have several meds that are safer than benzodiazepines (xanax (alprazolam) and klonazepam) and have a good track r ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Laipple
44 years experience Psychiatry
A family doc can.: But most of them feel more comfortable referring to a psychiatrist.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
In : In the state of florida, the marchman act addresses getting help for individuals with serious problems with substance abuse, who are not open to treat ... Read More

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