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Please answer! what sedative should I take for agoraphobia?

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Dr. Brian Nichol
29 years experience in Anesthesiology
Well...: Although some antidepressants are helpful, the cure is in no pill. Agoraphobia is treated with a combination of cognitive behavioral therapy as well as medications. Seek a consultation with a psychiatrist.
Answered on Aug 2, 2014

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