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Does Campral And Have Rage Effects On A Somewhat Lasting Basis
Indirect: Bipolar itself as no known direct effects on the body. But indirectly, both manic and depressive episodes can affect health. For example, in the manic phase appetite is suppressed and risk taking (with drugs, sex, dangerous actions) is high. Suicide is a great risk, as well. Appetite can be lost in depression, as well. There are tantalizing genetic overlaps with asthma and endometriosis. ...Read more
Which has less side effects like short term memory & more effective for a normal sleep? Clonazepam or Suvorexant? & which of this has more dependence
Is it possible for people on ssris long term to have rebound effect in spite of tapering like people who've been on proton pump inhibitors long time?
Rebound: Yes it is, hence recommendation for slower tapering, after discussing with the prescribing doctor. ...Read more
I use percocet very sparingly for pain and have my liver checked a lot but wonder what long term side effects it has like memory loss or lost labedo?
Is it possible to develop side effects of delusions and hallucinations a long time (years) after starting a psychotropic like clonazepam?
Hmmm . . . .: Hallucinations are a rare but possible side effect of clonazepam. More often, withdrawal from it causes this. Results depend on the dose, and what other substances a person might be using. It's not uncommon for someone with an ongoing psychotic disorder to be prescribed Clonazepam for sleep, etc -- along with antipsychotic meds. Your info shows you're also on multiple antipsychotics + depakote. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does antidepressant medication for a long time has bad effect on sexual desire, intercourse and cause infertility, and is there another bad effect?
If a person with tx-resistant depression is put on 80mg Prozac (fluoxetine) for a wk and has no side effects or reported benefits, does it make sense to try 120mg?
Work w/your doctor: This is something that you really need to work with your own physician on. 80mg/day is quite a large dose already --and personally, i wouldn't change the dose after only a week. You and your doctor need to decide when Prozac (fluoxetine) is at its maximal dose for you, and when augmentation strategies are needed as well. Deplin (prescription folate) and other things, including psychotherapy, are options. ...Read more
I had extreme nausea on a very low dose of Abilify (aripiprazole) & had to discontinue use? Would Buspar have a similar side effect? Also does it cause weight gain
How long do the physiological effects of 6 months of depression/anxiety last? My memory isn't as good as it was, and it's difficult being creative.
Does long term use of sched.2 pain meds cause depression my husband has been on opiate pain med for years and he has become more and more depressed.I am told by my own doctor that long term opiate use has caused depression in some of her patients and that
Excellent : Excellent points by dr. Kardener. One other issue is that chronic pain and chronic are often intertwined. When one gets worse the other often does as well. He might also wish to consider use of medical acupuncture to assist with his chronic pain. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been Taking .25mg of xanax for a month on a daily basis, once a day. is that enough to cause bad side effects like seizures if I stop?
Doubtful: highly improbable if that is your dose. ...Read more
Does a 10mg does of aventyl (nortriptyline) have side effects or is it fairly safe? i have been told this dose is very mild.
No, but: Society has such ambivalent feelings about masturbation that some well might feel so guilty for engaging in this perfectly naturaly activity that they suffer from poor self esteem or even depression because they think it "proves" they're a bad and weak person. Sex drive often decreases with depression but can become a preoccupation that's part of depression to. Whatever...It is not the cause! ...Read more
Is klonopin (clonazepam) addictive? I am having great success on it and would like to stay on it long term. Is this typical or is it only for short term use?
Are Ssris bad for the Brain and the body when used in long term ? I'm on Zoloft (sertraline) for anxiety but I'm very nervous that it might damage or change me when used for a few years or longer ?!
Usually a great med: 100,000s if not millions of people have used this type of medication for such a time period. There are many studies which show it is safe. Of course there are possible side effects and occasional drug interactions that your doctor would recognize if you discussed any concerns with him or her. Sometimes psychotherapy is needed in addition or instead of meds Discuss your concerns with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does eating chocolate and drinking hot chocolate on a daily basis for a prolonged period have bad effects on the body?
If given way too much lorazapam 2 mgs and experience adverse effects passed out, felt drugged and hallucinate will this cause short term or lt damage.
It should not: As long as you didn't mix it with other drugs, especially street drugs it wll clear your system without damage as long as you did not stop breathing during the episode. ...Read more
Unbelievably severe anxiety and depression a few hours after using meth/speed. Is this a normal side effect?
This can occur.: You need to stop abusing meth/speed. You are playing with fire. ...Read more
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