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Home Remedies For Paranoia
See doctor: Brain development in teenagers can make them prone towards paranoia as well as a host of other emotions. It is worth talking to the doctor to determine if the best course of treatment for the paranoia. In some cases a doctor may refer to a psychiatrist or psychotherapist to help address the problem. Substance use may be a cause, other organic causes should be ruled out. Severity determines tx. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the treatment options for paranoia and anxiety? Mines mainly a night occurrence but during the day sometimes i know someone is coming for me.
Treatment options: Treatment of symptoms depends on why they're there -- which would be reviewed during a thorough psychiatric evaluation. If drugs like marijuana are part of the picture (and this can be a possible cause of paranoia & anxiety) dealing with this is part of the treatment. Medications might be needed such as antipsychotics; supportive psychotherapy and/or cognitive behavioral too if appropriate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dependent Upon Cause: Paranoia is a symptom present in many different diagnoses. Paranoia may occur in mental illness (schizophrenia, severe depression), in dementia, in medical illness such as infection, cancer, auto-immune disorders and certainly in substance abuse. A good history and physical exam by your primary care physician is the best place to start. The diagnosis will dictate the treatment. Call your md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If the person have paranoid shizofrenia and don't have any treatment get healthy again person was diagnosed with paranoid shizofrenia and did not have any tratment .Whatsoever was found to be in reamision . Is that posible .Did ever something like that ev
As : As dr. Bunt stated, the most obvious symptoms of schizophrenia may ebb and tide over time. Obviously, when a person has an episode of psychosis (loss of touch with reality), their symptoms have worsened. With appropriate treatment it is anticipated that the symptoms will improve. The schizophrenia may appear to be in remission, until they move toward another episode of psychosis. When a person is feeling better they might believe that they don't really have a mental health problem. They might decide to stop taking their psychiatric medications. If a person has been correctly diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia; it is likely that their condition will worsen over time if they do not receive treatment. With each episode of psychosis the person is likely to have a reduction in their cognitive (thinking) abilities. To be diagnosed with schizophrenia they need to have symptoms for at least six months. There are other mental health conditions which may present with symptoms that are similiar to those seen in schizophrenia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would be the most effective remedy for cure paranoid personality disorder without going to a phsycayatrist?
Don't know of any.: To make changes, usually requires significant effort on the part of the person who has a personality disorder. Psychiatrists and psychologists are two types of mental health professionals that work with personality disorders. Has the person considered the self help section of the local book store or library? Some times change is best made with baby steps. Take care. ...Read more
A friend is delusional/paranoid&suspicious of docs-was just released from a psych hold & is still refusing treatment. What can I do?
Refusing treatment: Tom Gutheil, MD from Harvard wrote Rotting with your Rights On. It details how in the face of mental illness they have the right to refuse tx. but not the right to get treatment. Unless dangerous to self or others u have no recourse. If they r call the police and have the committed involuntarily. i assume they r over 18yo. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My brother (18) has history of depression, he is strongly against any medical treatment & has gone violently paranoid now. Can hypnosis help ?
Paranoia/violence: Does he have a psychiatrist? Call the therapist now, this is a psychiatric emergency. If violently paranoid also call 911 to have him evaluated in the ER. In the acute state hyponosis may not be effective and may need meds later on discuss with MD depending on diagnosis, drug use. Violence kills. Call 911 ...Read more
See Sinus Survival: That book is the best reference. Avoid dairy, wheat, sugar. Be sure you are getting enough vit d. The herbs thyme, clove, oregano, ginger, and rosemary are all helpful in food. Vitmain c with bioflavanoids inhibit histamine which is an aggravating factor. Xylitol nasal spray can be helpful. ...Read more
Wouldn't recommend: Paranoia can be a very painful and disabling condition -- and is one that needs help from a compassionate psychiatrist and/or therapist. Although I am both a board certified psychiatrist and a classical homeopath, i would not recommend using herbs or remedies alone to deal with this condition. Please see a psychiatrist about this, so that you can receive understanding and help. ...Read more
My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous..any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?
I struggle for more than 3 hours to go to sleep. I've tried all the home remedies given on the net.I don't want to take medicines. Suggest a remedy?
Get ready for sleep: A couple of easy tricks that may work if you've tried the usual "home remedies". Don't use any technology that emits led light (including computer, cell phone, tablet, etc -as these can drop your natural melatonin levels because your body thinks it is daylight - for 2 hours before bed. Also, body temp drops before sleep, so put feet in warm water and then allow to cool in air to drop temp. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any development is made in this field or not. Is there any treatment other than interferon injection. What are the home remedies. Ginseng can work.?
Not recommended: Interferon is used for treating certain viral infections, in the case of viral hepatitis, is currently used for treating hepatitis c and sometimes hepatitis b. There are other drugs that can be added to augment the effectiveness of interferon for viral hepatitis. Herbal medications have little place in the treatment of viral hepatitis and in some cases can be harmful. ...Read more