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Can you die from anti anxiety Medication side effect its dangerous to take anti anxiety medication ?
Advil (ibuprofen) etc.: Most common are gastrointestinal upset.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not usually: In fact, some of the anti-anxiety agents such as Ativan might help with nausea problem. Another drug that is helpful is zyprexa (olanzapine). The only concern is that some drugs might interfere with the breakdown of some chemotherapy drugs. Your oncologist should be able to review your meds for interaction with treatment. Even tamoxifen can have interactions with antidepressants. ...Read more
Never heard of WD: Phentermine has some properties similar to amphetamines, but it is not an amphetamine.If you abruptly stop Phentermine most patients might be more hungry for 24-48 hrs. Then return to regular appetite.There has never been a report of physical addiction.Emotionally, regaining wt w/o the med use could cause emotional stress.I have found that with monitoring pts. They can take the med for maintenance. ...Read more
Could taking certain medication (Albuterol, Flovent, Buspar) effect Syphilis Serology test results?
Highly unlikely: The initial tests for syphilis are screening tests which are quite sensitive but may be non-specific. If these are negative it is not going to be from medications you are taking. If positive they are almost always followed up with more specific testing to be sure that they were not biologically false-positive results. ...Read more
Have elavil-induced neck spasm (10mg). Spasms persist months after withdrawal. Klonopin ineffective. What may work? Benadryl (diphenhydramine)? anti-parkinsons med?
No: No it cannot. The best treatment depends on the underlying cause of the spasm. ...Read more
What happens if someone suddenly stops taking prescribed anti-depressant medication such as nefazodone?
Sometimes nothing.: There is a prevalent theory that individuals put on an antidepressant should try and be weened off twice after a three, then six month trial. If negative vfeelings relapse, they should be kept on the antidepressant. However, sudden cessation of any antidepressant without medical supervision can lead to rebound depression. ...Read more
Can lyrica (pregabalin) cause withdrawal symptoms? I'm changing medicine to neurotin for fms. I'm weaning off of the lyrica (pregabalin) but still worried about withdrawals
Work w/ Dr!!!: There's no better advice than to work w/ your Dr to finf the best Tx. It might be a mono or combo and I think therapy is an important piece too. The newer atypical antipsychotics are likely to be worthwhile. They include aripiprazole (Abilify), risperidone (Risperdal), clozapine (Clozaril), olanzapine (Zyprexa), quetiapine (Seroquel), and ziprasidone (Geodon). ...Read more
Depends On Med: First of all, if one is considering stopping their medications, a dialog with the prescribing md is needed. Just as one would not start meds without consulting their md, one should do the same when stopping. Some antidepressants are easy to stop while others need to be carefully tapered to reduce withdrawal effects. And there is always the possibility of reemergence of symptoms. Be careful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possible: In some susceptible individuals, psychiatric reactions can occur, and possibly negate the value of the prescription items. Although to be fair, others may find marijuana to assist relaxation, and help symptom management. Since a two-edged sword, discuss fully with your psychiatrist before embarking on weed usage. ...Read more
Possible, not likely: Relafen (nabumetone) is a non steroidal anti -inflammatory. Stronger than Aspirin and less than cortisone products. It has many side effects. Withdrawal symptoms, meaning a consistent set of issues that arise when the drug is stopped abruptly.Thishas not been reported. However, I have had people describe a return of their original complaints when the drug is halted. This is relapse and not withdrawal. ...Read more
Can psychiatric medication withdrawal cause disintended stomach? Stomach hasn't improved since starting and stopping risperdal and other medications.
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