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A 51-year-old female asked:

51 female on wellbutrin 300 mg, cymbalta (duloxetine) 30 mg for dep & ativan 1 mg for gad x 5 yrs, they worked for awhile, now have no desire to live.

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
If you are having: thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. You may need addition of a mood stabilizer for your depression. Cognitive behavioral therapy or >
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Provided original answer
psychotherapy can make a big difference in addition to optimizing your medications. Please don't lose hope. God Bless.
Nov 13, 2014
Dr. Lois A Freisleben-Cook
Pediatrics 43 years experience
Please make sure there is not a physical problem contributing to your loss of response to medication . DO not give up. There are people who love you and would be devastated by your loss. Go immediately to your doctor and get the help you deserve.
Nov 13, 2014
Dr. Lois A Freisleben-Cook
Pediatrics 43 years experience
Please let us know you are ok. We all care about you!
Nov 13, 2014
Last updated Nov 13, 2014

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