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mood stabilizers for depression and anxiety

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
THC might make your: symptoms worse. Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic ,delusions, paranoia, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inat ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kamlesh Desai
23 years experience Family Medicine
Ect therapy: Electroshock therapy has been shown to help.
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Dr. Steven Reidbord
36 years experience Psychiatry
Combination rx, ECT: Severe depression unresponsive to the usual meds is called "treatment resistant." strategies include maximizing dosages & "augmenting" with additiona ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Your question?: If you feel the medications do not help please return to your doctor immediately
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Bipolar RX: Bipolar 2. Tried MANY meds, even mood stabilizers. There is never any middle ground, just severe depression, or mild depression plus hypomania. Why?! ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
39 years experience Family Medicine
Lithium: Consider lithium, and speak to your doctor about it. Lithium is a tried, tested and proven mood stabiliser. It has some limitations, which include t ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
People r different: Lithium is a salt that is effective for bipolar disorder cade noted this in 1948 but it wasn't on the market in the us until 1970--still one of few dr ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Well....: Don't know enough about your condition to make a recommendation. If you are feeling more depressed with less sleep secondary to lexapro - then you ne ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Lexapro: That may depend partially on if you are placed on a starter dose or a full dose to begin with. It often takes 4 to 6 weeks to get the full impact for ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Bipolar disorder: Bipolar disorder is often helped by lithium, which is a mood-stabilizing medication. Sometimes depression is severe enough despite this that an antid ... Read More

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