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Which is better for chronic anxiety from excessive alcohol use over a 10 year period Paxil (paroxetine) or lexapro?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Alcohol

Both are worth a try, with Paxil (paroxetine) being more sedating.
Ofcourse, the best treatment is total abstinence first.

In brief: Alcohol

Both are worth a try, with Paxil (paroxetine) being more sedating.
Ofcourse, the best treatment is total abstinence first.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: The best medication

Is the one that works for you with the fewest side effects.
For each person that can mean a different medication or dosage, .

In brief: The best medication

Is the one that works for you with the fewest side effects.
For each person that can mean a different medication or dosage, .
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Anxiety

Also, abstinence, rehab and life style changes are important.

In brief: Anxiety

Also, abstinence, rehab and life style changes are important.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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