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A 24-year-old female asked:

Good day, i think that i might have an anxiety disorder. i'm not sure if i need to see a psychologist for this. i get frequent panic attacks and i binge eat. i'm considering duromine for the bingeing. ?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 47 years experience
Exams: I recommend a team approach to your issues: First, obtaining a comprehensive physical exam from your physician. Secondly, seek professional psychological counseling and CBT from a certified clinical psychologist. You may benefit from SSRI therapy.
Dr. Niel Venter
A Verified Doctoranswered
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Psychologist: Start by seeing a Psychologist. They will do an evaluation and medication might or might not be reccommended. Duromine will worsen the anxiety. Dont take that!
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
I agree with Dr. Venter. if you have a binge eating disorder -that shoudl be be addressed rather than taking duronmine -which is likely to increase symptoms of anxiety.
Sep 20, 2017

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