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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Sleep apnea: is certainly a POSSIBILITY. Please see your doc ASAP who MAY order a sleep study to find out. A high tolerance to benzos was also mentioned. Dange ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
I think that is: something that you learn over time.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
High tolerance: There is no test. I think this is just something that you learn over time. It is widely believed that regular exposure to painful stimuli will inc ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
38 years experience in General Surgery
Acceptance: Acceptance of the transplanted foreign organ as your own, avoiding need for immunosuppressive therapy.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience in Dentistry
? Listerine: Tolerance? How do you mean. If you mean it is not as effective it may be that you need to see a dentist for a complete evaluation of your gums and sup ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience in Geriatrics
Yes: Narcotics give "tolerance". That means that sooner or later to experience the same effect the dosis required is going to be higher.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
54 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Most drugs of abuse tend to cause tolerance.The amount you need to take to feel good increases, but the amount that can kill you remains about the sam ... Read More
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Dr. James Chu
Dr. James Chu answered
24 years experience in Endocrinology
Insulin resistance: You may be referring to the concept of Insulin resistance, in which the body does not respond well to insulin, whether made by the pancreas or injecte ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
If you have: developed "tolerance" , you may be addicted in which case stopping "cold turkey" may be a problem! Discuss with your Primary Care Provider! Hope this ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Saccomando
19 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: If you take Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) as prescribed, you should never be able to build a tolerance. Every morning, the Add ... Read More
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