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Does pmdd often cause you to have suicidal thoughts as a teenager?

Does pmdd often cause you to have suicidal thoughts as a teenager?

Not often: Pmdd in an otherwise healthy person is usually manifested by irritability, crying, and perhaps rages. Thinking about death is very common in adolescents. Most don't go further than to muse (alprostadil) about being dead. Those who do not talk about their feelings are at greater risk of actually attempting or completing suicide. If you have these thoughts, it's best to discuss them with your doctor or parents. ...Read more

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Dr. Chad Levitt
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Thoughts Of Suicide (Definition)

Any thoughts about killing or hurting oneself should be treated seriously, The first step is to see a mental health professional immediately. I f that can't be arranged right away , one should go to the ER or Urgent Care. SOme people have such thoughts but don't act on them but you need to have a professional evaluate you and the thoughts and work out a ...Read more


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Can I talk to my psychiatrist about suicidal thoughts without her telling anyone about them? I'm a teenager.

Can I talk to my psychiatrist about suicidal thoughts without her telling anyone about them?  I'm a teenager.

Depends: This is a difficult question to answer. The psychiatrist is, first and foremost, concerned about your safety. Just about everything you discuss with your psychiatrist is completely confidential. However, when it comes to things such as suicide, the psychiatrist will use their professional judgment to decide whether it is necessary to tell someone else. ...Read more

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Does Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) contraception ever cause teenagers to have suicidal thoughts?

Does Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) contraception ever cause teenagers to have suicidal thoughts?

Yes: It is possible for any hormone to cause a change in a person's normal moods. That includes hormones contained in birth control pills as well as androgenic hormones like testosterone. The mood disturbances caused from exogenous (from outside the body) hormones can become so severe that a person can even feel suicidal. I would discuss with your prescribing physician immediately any such symptoms. ...Read more

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Why would paroxetine antidepressant cause an increase in suicidal thoughts for teenagers?

Why would paroxetine antidepressant cause an increase in suicidal thoughts for teenagers?

Assuming causation: Many depressed people who are started on an antidepressant (ad) are already in the process of worsening, and many times medication is prescribed while a patient's symptoms are spiraling. So, in some cases, the suicidality was going to emerge as a natural course of that person's worsening depression, and the ad simply failed to work, which is quite different than "causing" suicidality. ...Read more

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Do all teenagers have suicidal thoughts at some point?

Do all teenagers have suicidal thoughts at some point?

No: When a teenager shares suicidal thought it is a call for help, that young person really needs to be hooked up with a helping professional experienced with teens. ...Read more

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Is it possible for medication withdrawal to cause suicidal thoughts?

Is it possible for medication withdrawal to cause suicidal thoughts?

Yes, call your doc: Withdrawal from many meds can increase any symptoms that you had. Are you withdrawing with a doctor's supervision? If yes, report your thoughts. If you don't have a doc, find one. Dont go off of anything without supervision. If you are going off of benzos, you need immediate help to detox. Doctor supervision is highly recommended, especially given your thoughts. ...Read more

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Does Depakote cause increase in suicidal thoughts?

Does Depakote cause increase in suicidal thoughts?

It can.: Depakote (valproic acid) is a medication that can be used to control seizures or as a mood stabilizer. It has been shown to cause a slight increase in suicidal thoughts. If you or someone you know is having suicidal thoughts, contact a physician immediately. ...Read more

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Can 10mg Paxil (paroxetine) cause suicidal thoughts?

Can 10mg Paxil (paroxetine) cause suicidal thoughts?

Yes: Anytime you start a medication like paxil, (paroxetine) which is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, suicidal thoughts can become prevalent or even overwhelming. If this becomes the case with you, you should confide your feelings with someone you trust, and immediately get in touch with whoever prescribed the medication. If you have no one to turn to, you should go to the emergency department. ...Read more

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Can atenonol at low dose 37.5 cause hallucinations /suicidal thoughts?

Can atenonol at low dose 37.5 cause hallucinations /suicidal thoughts?

Rare side effect: Hallucinations from atenolol are listed as a rare side effect. Are you on any other medications? Interactions between medications can also potentiate unusual side effects. Recommend informing your doctor if you are experiencing such. Hope this is helpful. Best. ...Read more

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Could having no friends cause clinical depression and suicidal thoughts?

Could having no friends cause clinical depression and suicidal thoughts?

Yes: Feeling like someone is alone in the world can encourage depression, hopelessness and even suicidal thoughts and actions. We are meant to live in meaningful relationships with others. Cultivate social relationships: join a depression support group volunteer for a cause that you believe in or for people in need--you will meet others with similar values find out about and go to social events. ...Read more