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I have an appt w/ a new dr, hope a good one, how do i address that i take paxil (paroxetine) daily& xanax prn & that they were/are a cure all for my anxiety/depresin?

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Dr. Aaron Ament answered

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Hopefully you will trust a dr to know what medications you've been on. How else would the dr know? Tell the dr the whole works! ask if there's a better approach. And if you're ashamed that you're on meds you'd better start with that. If there is a problem in telling your dr about yourself, that may be a sign psychotherapy is in order.

Answered Apr 13, 2016

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