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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Interesting : This might depend on what type of exercise you're doing, or whether you might be using any performance-enhancing substances. Another question might b ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
?: Used to treat anxiety, mild anxiety, which isn't considered a psychotic disease,
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
Not exactly: Psychiatric drugs work in a number of ways. Most affect brain systems that increase or decrease a particular neuroregulator, e.g., blocking a recepto ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience Psychiatry
Talk with your doc: It sounds like you are having side effects from your medication and are not tolerating the current dose or medication. Although you feel "damaged", t ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ricardo Borrego
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Not really: Drug misuse can eventually lead to drug abuse before one is even aware of what is happening. Both are problematic and need medical intervention befo ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: There is no one answer to your question. One would need to know what meds you have previously taken and the response or problem you had with each. A t ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Guolin Wen
25 years experience Pharmacology
No: Those don't falsify drug test, but yes they r control substances already included in the drug test list.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Drug Abuse : In dsm-iv, this is a persistent, "maladaptive pattern of substance use leading to clinically significant impairment or distress." there are: failure ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Not clear: The term alcoholism was originally coined in 1849 by magnus huss. Untill the 1940s it referred primarily to the physical consequences of long-term hea ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Technically yes: It is one of the indications of seroquel (quetiapine). Several other antipsychotics should also be considered, the treating psychiatrist will help dec ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
Course of addiction : Typically drug addicts use drugs because of the way it makes them feel. Drugs of abuse are fast acting, hit the reward center of the brain and are thu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes: Antidepressants, mood stabilizers, and antipsychotic medications are often combined to treat schizophrenia. The decision is best made by the treating ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
Within Their Scope: Prozac (fluoxetine), (fluoxetine) released in1987, started a revolution in the writing of prescriptions for psychiatric medications. Prozac (fluoxetin ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
35 years experience Anesthesiology
AAC: Ketamine is gaining popularity as a club drug between young adults. Separate perception from sensation. Call american addiction centers at 866- 572-18 ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dheeraj Raina
28 years experience Psychiatry
2010 data: 2010 data show that by number of scripts written in us, the only psych drugs in the top 25 are Alprazolam (@#10), zolpidem #12, citalopram #17& sertra ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
No: It is possible to have both bipolar disorder and/or substance abuse problems. Each may fuel the other so a person with bipolar d/o may be more prone t ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
Dentist+MD = Answer: Only through consultations with your primary care physician and your dentist will you determine the actual cause of your symptoms. There are psychiatr ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Antipsychotics: Both are effective. The difference is the tolerability & side-effect profiles.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Lynch
37 years experience Family Medicine
Valium and alcohol: Sounds like you may be taking valium on your own that is not prescribed for you . If that's the case then no one can comment . In any event if you are ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Laipple
43 years experience Psychiatry
Wow ... : That is strange. It is a cheap way to fall asleep, so, if someone wants to sleep their life away, while putting up with all of the unpleasant side ef ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vita
Specializes in Psychiatry
No...: ...absolutely not. Please seek help from a psychiatrist.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Ther are 12 panel drug test avialable you could do it at home.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Balminder Mangat
46 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: The addictions cross each other. If you stop drinking alcohol and start using pills you are still at the same spot. And it may not be drugs alone ... ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Ptromania: Sure, especially as impulse control disorder.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience Psychiatry
Sometimes: Medications are one tool to help treat mental illness, but keeping a regular schedule, having a good support network, support groups, exercise, psycho ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
Nardil (phenelzine) is an: Antidepressant of the class called maoi inhibitors and is effective for depression and anxiety. There are special considerations in using this class ... Read More
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Ketamine: This is a drug used in human & veterinary medicine to induce & maintain general anesthesia in conjunction with a sedative. It can be used in bipolar d ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
& your question is?: I'd like to help but don't see any question here. I can try to guess a question. Psychiatric drug withdrawal can cause your symptoms, though it is a ... Read More
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