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A 32-year-old male asked:

I take paxil (paroxetine) and ativan for anxiety. lately my legs are weak with alot of tiny bruises in inner thighs. cbc cmp ct scan thyroid ekg all normal?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to comment on the bruises without examining those. However, you weakness is likely a part of your depression/anxiety. It will sound counter-intuitive, but exercising will relieve both depression and weakness. Start with walking and increase the distance and rigor as tolerated.
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