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Dr. Raju Indukuri
44 years experience Psychiatry
binge eating: It is common in people taking stimulants for add. Stimulants suppress appetite during day and makes them hungry after medication effect goes away.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
Tailored Treatment: There are many things to consider before coming up with a plan of treatment. In general, eating disorders are most effectively treated by a group of s ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Binging/purging: Even with professional help, it is a slow process of recovery. A trained professional can help you explore the dynamics behind the behaviors, instead ... Read More
Dr. Nina Savelle-Rocklin
8 years experience Clinical Psychology
Identify triggers: First see a doctor. Also, food cravings may actually be emotional triggers. Smooth, creamy foods are associated with the need for comfort. Filling ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Talk with your doc: First, talk with your physician about your eating problem. Get a full history and physical. There are also psychiatrists and psychologists who speci ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
For starters...: Encourage you to try a 12 step program called over eater's anonymous. It is free, confidential, informative, supportive, ; can be effective. You will ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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They are different: Wellbutrin will frequently suppress appetite, but can lead to more erratic behavior.--Sometimes binging. Lexapro has a more stabilizing effect.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mental Health Clinic: Check in your community for free mental health clinics where care can be provided for low or no cost. Of course it is also healthful to rid your resid ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Good choice: EAting disorder is a complicated problem and one aspect of treatment includes management of depression with medication as well as counseling. First li ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Pierce
35 years experience Cardiology
Possible arrhythmia: There are many abnormalities of the hearts electrical system that may cause a rapid heart beats. Occasionally alcohol triggers them. Binge drinking ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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GI consult: Break red blood coming out of your rectum has to have the source of the bleed in the very lower G.I. Tract. Obviously the more you eat, the more you ... Read More
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