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You are correct: Thankfully, most of them are placebos or have relatively mild biologic effects. A couple of the botanicals are extremely dangerous and only politics-as-usual keeps them legal in the usa. Some are quite helpful -- just tonight, i've recommended asking a personal physician about yohimbine. And vegetarians do need to supplement or they get multiple deficiencies -- otherwise the lifestyle's great. ...Read more
Self help vs self : medication. Self - help is great. Self -medication not so great. For severe depression - insure that you are also receiving care from a psychiatrist/ psychologist. Start with talking therapy (such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or insight oriented psychotherapy). Don't isolate. Spend time w people. Use your support system. Get out. Don’t stagnate at home. Get at least 8 hours of sleep per night ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Professional help: Working with a psychiatrist to manage the symptoms of bipolar disorder via meds to being with will reduce the likelihood that one would self-medicate. In addition, connect to a psychologist who can help keep you on track during manic episodes. Good support, self care and mental hygiene in combination with regular contact with your doctors are essential to helping manage bipolar disorder. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Concern about a friend: how common is in women to having manic episodes in self medication with zoloft? She's very impulsive and aggressive lately.
Can easily happen: No one with a psychiatric condition should self treat. Sertraline is for depression. It is not the primary treatment for bipolar disorder. It can in fact worsenbipolar disorder by increasing the frequency of the episodes, severity of mania, causing mixed mood states, or rapid cycling. As a friend, please pull her aside and tell her what you were noticing. Show her this reference if you need to and try to get her to a psychiatrist. Best wishes. ...Read more
How can I avoid phonic tics through self medications? I meant of less expenses in hospital check ups
If you develop tics : When taking stimulants, the latest research shows you probably have an underlying tic disorder. It is not wise for anyone to self-medicate --even doctors. There are non-stimulant medications with a lower incidence of unveiling tics that can help you. 50 adhd clinics in the philippines are listed on https://www.Whereismydoctor.Com/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder. I hope you can go to one. ...Read more
Take your own meds: It is taking your own medications. I assume you are asking about patient control analgesia (pca). You get a button to self administer medication for pain. You are prevented from getting excess by a lock out interval between doses and by only pushing it your self (no family help). ...Read more
Is it normal to have exterme loss of self confidence after being off of severe pain medication for 6 months?
Depression and meds: Can make u lose ur self-esteem ;self-confidence.However, there's always hope! seek help from a psychologist or psychiatrist; follow up with ur pain mx. Consider tapering down on ur narcotics.God bless u! http://thinksimplenow.Com/happiness/the-art-of-building-self-esteem/ http://psychcentral.Com/blog/archives/2011/10/30/6-tips-to-improve-your-self-esteem/http://www.Theinterviewwithgod.Com. ...Read more
Will I get better with the medications that im on like citopram and clonzaepram? I wanna get back to my old self again....
How do I test my self for allergies to medications? Or to cats? I was allergic cats years ago but I don't know if i still am. Im 20 and a male.
It depends: Testing for allergy to medications is indicated only if you had a reaction to a drug in the past and it is important to find out if you are really allergic or you need to be treated with it again. There is no good blood test, usually a skin test is performed. In most cases, administering the drug in a controlled manner in clinic is necessary. If you were allergic to cats in the pat, you sill are. ...Read more
Diprospan is supposed to be self administered, and i bought the medication in Mexico but have not used it yet. does it have any allergic reactions?
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