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No drug is "best": There are several antidepressants and even more anti-anxiety drugs available. The "best" for one person may not be the best for another. Doctors select treatments based on a person's unique symptom profile, past experience with medications, other medical issues they may have, and so forth. If one drug were always the best, then everyone would get that one. It doesn't work that way. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have been prescribed duramine today for weight loss and I'm worried about the side effects can u take a calmative like dolaseds to help with sleep?
Increasing drugs: sets a bad pattern. For that matter, drugs for weight loss set a bad pattern and REBOUND WEIGHT is found in nearly everyone on weight pills finding what is making one obese and dealing with it by AVOIDING, SUBSTITUTING or TRANSCENDING (changing overall context) would be better http://www.amazon.com/dp/0692496157/ a book on this. ...Read more
Can severe astigmatism cause loss of energy, not being calm, intense focus problems, dim life and heavy body feeling ? Every task seems so hard.
He is having a sickle cell blood and urine test and he smokes marijuana, will they detect it? He is being calm about it but he is my best friend.
It will show: If he is a current user the urine test will show it.The drug attaches to fat cells in the tissue and gradually leaks out in pee over an extended period.Regular or heavy use can show up in pee for a month or more. He may be passive about the issue as a symptom of long term use. ...Read more
Is it possible that,thinking of killing myself so calmly,being more withdrew, getting irritated easily, and overthinking everything is a condition?
Recognizing Control: I am reminded of the serenity prayer often recited at 12-step meetings, "god grant me the serenity to accept the things i cannot change, courage to change the things i can, and wisdom to know the difference". Attributed to theologian reinhold niebuhr. It is difficult to remain calm when one tries to control something uncontrollable. Take a deep look inside and see what you can and can't control. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Antibiotics: This depends on extent and individual case. Oral antibiotics depending on bacteroa pedant can help as well as anti-inflammatory cream such as Elidel (pimecrolimus) or pro topic ointment. If possible the area needs to be removed in part or in whole.Laser or even liposuction can be used to remove the damaged inflammd glands. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Propranolol can help: Performance anxiety of any type is often easily treated with 20 mg of Propranolol a couple hours prior to the anxiety provoking "performance". It is used in the business, entertainment and sports worlds on a fairly regular basis. Test how one responds to the medication prior to taking on the performance to be sure you tolerate it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers