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I was diagnosed this week with general anxiety disorder. in borne genetic anxiety personality.what is the best meds for this.thanks.is it long term.

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Dr. K. Mujib Haque
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
SSRI SNRI: The class of drugs SSRI OR SNRI are most effective. You may need three to four weeks before you see their benefits. Do not stop or discontinue without consulting your doctor first. SSRI: serialine, citalopram, escitaopram. SNRI: Duloxetine, Venlafaxine Talk to your doc to determine which is BEST for you.

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Last updated Jun 29, 2015

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