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Which treatment works the best and fastest for anxiety?

Anxiety: Combination of medications and therapy works the best. Medication, including antidepressants and benzodiazepines, may offer a faster relief from symptoms, but you will need therapy to achieve longer term sustainable results. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Anxiety (Definition)

Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more


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Which is safer and which works best- Buspar or ativan for anxiety treatment? In someone with a heart condition which is safer?

Which is safer and which works best- Buspar or ativan for anxiety treatment? In someone with a heart condition which is safer?

Anxiety Tretment?: Ideally u should discuss this with u pcp and based on his finding , he can recommend to u what to take .In general Ativan can cause. More sedation and habit forming , but can work better and faster than buspar. ...Read more

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Could a2x anxiety remedy works, need reviews on a2x anxiety treatment and a2x anxiety treatment side effects?

Could a2x anxiety remedy works, need reviews on a2x anxiety treatment and a2x anxiety treatment side effects?

Psychotherapy: You would be far better off seeing a mental health professional, to gain some understanding of the cause(s) of your anxiety and how to overcome it. Anxiety is usually a symptom of an underlying emotional issue and can be addressed successfully with psychotherapy. Talk is often the best medicine. ...Read more

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Best treatment for anxiety?

Best treatment for anxiety?

No best treatment: There are many ways to treat anxiety including psychotherapy, ssri's, buspirone, benzodiazepines, etc. Sometimes you may have underlying medical problems causing anxiety, which need to be addressed. There is no one best treatment for anxiety that works for everyone. Each patient is unique. One size doesn't fit all. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for anxiety?

What's the best treatment for anxiety?

Anxiety: There is no "best" treatment for anxiety as there are many different types of anxiety including panic, social anxiety, worry, ocd, ptsd etc. Psychotherapy is an extremely important modality of care for anxiety, often this involves cognitive behavioral techniques, however this can also vary based on the diagnosis. Antidepressants, especially ssris and snris are frequently prescribed initially. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for anxiety?

What is the best treatment for anxiety?

A patchwork quilt: Approach. You are more likely to be successful in dealing with your anxiety by using more that one type of treatment. There are a # of ways to address anxiety: cognitive behavioral therapy, behavior modification, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, psychotropic medications, qi gong, tai chi, acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, meditation, yoga, exercise program or progressive muscle. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for health anxiety?

What is the best treatment for health anxiety?

Talk therapy & meds: Like any anxiety disorder, health anxiety or hypochondriasis should be followed by one's primary care doctor and perhaps a psychiatrist or psychologist. Regular physician visits, group therapy for support, and cognitive psychotherapy focusing on realistic beliefs about disease are all part of treatment. Associated mood disorders are best treated with antidepressant medications like ssri's. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my sister has anxiety disorder after she got an accident a month ago. what are best treatment for anxiety?

What do you suggest if my sister has anxiety disorder after she got an accident a month ago. what are best treatment for anxiety?

Anxiety from trauma: From severe stress and psychological trauma emerging from the accident, your sister might be experiencing Acute Stress Disorder (ASD). A very effective short-term treatment for ASD is trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy (TFCBT). Typically, TFCBT requires fewer sessions than other therapies. A trained CFCBT practitioner should help her. Sometimes, medication with TFCBT is also important. ...Read more