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over the counter treatment for binge eating

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not really: Not everything can be fixed with a pill or drug. Please look into Over Eater's Anonymous in your area. Or work with a psychotherapist. Be well

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Binging: Eating disorders are serious illnesses, requiring therapy, especially if binging and purging behaviors.
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
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Consider this book: Self awareness is critical. Your question is a first step. Please consider the book by chris fairburn called "overcoming binge eating". I have receive ... Read More
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Binge Eating: People who compulsively overeat, though, may use food as their only way of coping with negative emotions. As a result, they often feel that their eati ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience Psychiatry
AN + Bulimia N.: Anorexia Nervosa which is associated with Bing-eating /purging type behavior. During the last 3 montns an individual has engaged in recurrent episode ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It may well do so: but it a slow and labor intensive process.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikel Rogers-wood
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
Binge eating: There are several different treatments for binge eating disorder. A great place to start would be by speaking with a therapist who specializes in bin ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience Psychiatry
It could.: Psychoanalytic therapy looks at how unconscious processes affect your thoughts and behaviors. Some of the unconscious reasons why people may binge eat ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Eating DO's: Work on self image/self esteem issues with a therapist experienced with cognitive behavior therapy for eating disorders. Prognosis is favorable with c ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rachel Fortune
16 years experience Pediatrics
YES!: Therapy is the key for treating binge eating disorder. Many people with binge eating disorder have other struggles (?Trauma, depression, etc) that ne ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vyvanse ?'s: Vyvance can be used successfully with eating disorders, etc., and it "works" by focusing attention on singular events, diminishing the tendency to ign ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
There aren't any: Gum infections can't be cured with pills, ointments, snake oil, emollients, or salves. Gum infections are very serious, destroying gum tissue and the ... Read More

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