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I have OCD and my obsessions are getting too much. How much ssri is needed to help?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Ocd

Not sure what ssri you are taking or how much, but usually severe OCD require high doses along with psychotherapy.
Discuss with your doctor.

In brief: Ocd

Not sure what ssri you are taking or how much, but usually severe OCD require high doses along with psychotherapy.
Discuss with your doctor.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: OCD

Ocd is a chemical imbalance in the brain.
Ssri's are used to manage the symptoms of ocd. What ssri to use and how much are required are decisions best left up to your psychiatrist.

In brief: OCD

Ocd is a chemical imbalance in the brain.
Ssri's are used to manage the symptoms of ocd. What ssri to use and how much are required are decisions best left up to your psychiatrist.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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