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do you think that in the next 10 years a new anxiety drug will be developed that is better with less side effects?

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Dr. Timothy Re
Clinical Psychology 31 years experience
Good Chance: Many trials underway, new meds coming to market all the time. Also different of mechanisms of action such as foods and vaccines. If you have clinical anxiety, now is a good time to seek treatment even compared to a few decades ago. By the way , effective psychotherapy also being developed.

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