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Can Lack Of Seratonan Cause One To Always Feel Tired
Possibly: Although there is no perfect way to test this theory, many studies have shown a relationship to depression and seratonin. Most medications used to treat depression revolve around seratonin levels. Because one of the hallmark findings of depression is fatigue...The answer to your question is that this is a possibility. ...Read more
Is chronic anxiety purely caused by a lack of serotonin, or is it complicated and more complicated?
Humans are complicat: We humans are complicated. Certainly serotonin is a factor. There are so many more multi-layered causative agents to be considered. Brain chemistry is incredibly complex, and is well understood, but so much more is not known. The complexity of human emotion cannot be reduced to a simple answer. Personally i believe it is more complicated than the most gifted therapist can articulate. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Deep question!: I would suspect like many things in psychiatry there is no absolute answer to your question. The evidence for withdrawal after discontinuation of lithium is unclear. It is generally thought manic and depressive recurrences after lithium discontinuation suggest rebound, but actual studies are absent to my knowledge. The answer for you may reside in what you have experienced personally. ...Read more
Not just serotonin: Serotonin is an important neurotransmitter in mood. Elevating the levels of serotonin with drugs like SSRIs is effective in treating depression in many people. However, other transmitters are also involved including dopamine and norepinephrine so some of the depression medications also change levels of these neurotransmitters as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Consult Neurologist!: Complex answer depending on exact levels of deficiency of these vitally important neurologic "neurotransmitters" chemicals that control specific brain and muscle functioning. Multiple diseases such as depression and neurologic or muscle disorders may result from dramatically abnormal high or low levels of these chemicals in the body/central nervous system. ...Read more
Aspergers: Research is suggesting spectrum kids may be awash in serotonin in utero. There is speculation that ssri's may not be the best route in treating some of the difficulties associated with the spectrum because there may already be too much serotonin. Hopefully, future research will clarify. This is my take on the spectrum. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xg1ngp1ngds. ...Read more
I took remeron 15mg for 13 days for insomnia but I stopped it after extreme tiredness, headache, neausa, rapid bpm... Is it serotonin syndrome?
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