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What are a few safe medications for severe anxiety for someone with a significant cardiac history?

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Dr. Jackie Lam
Family Medicine
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In brief: SSRI

The typical treatment for anxiety is not contraindicated for patients with cardiac diseases - short-term benzodiazepines (diazepam, clonazepam, etc.
) or ssri/snri, or wellbutrin (bupropion) can all be good choices.

In brief: SSRI

The typical treatment for anxiety is not contraindicated for patients with cardiac diseases - short-term benzodiazepines (diazepam, clonazepam, etc.
) or ssri/snri, or wellbutrin (bupropion) can all be good choices.
Dr. Jackie Lam
Dr. Jackie Lam
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Anxiety

Difficult to give advice when not knowing what heart condition u have or what heart medications u are taking.
Review with your doc.

In brief: Anxiety

Difficult to give advice when not knowing what heart condition u have or what heart medications u are taking.
Review with your doc.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Vanja Kondev
Psychiatry

In brief: Anxiety

Current treatment of anxiety disordeds is safe for patients wit history of hear disease, including ssri's , snri's and benzodiazepines.

In brief: Anxiety

Current treatment of anxiety disordeds is safe for patients wit history of hear disease, including ssri's , snri's and benzodiazepines.
Dr. Vanja Kondev
Dr. Vanja Kondev
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