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what medications are usually given for eating disorders? either for bulimia, binge eating, or anorexia?

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
That depends: On whether you have associated MEDICAL ISSUES that require medication. In rare cases eating disorders have a purely medical or neurological basis. Most of the time these are psychiatric types of issues which can be approached with or without medication. Need a good clean diagnosis first by a trained expert. Search out a good psychologist/psychiatrist for guidance and help.
Answered on Aug 12, 2014

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