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Q&A: Would a psychiatrist be reluctant to prescribe anti-depressants if the patient has a past with painkillers?

Question by anonymous: Would a psychiatrist be reluctant to prescribe anti-depressants if the patient has a past with painkillers? I know someone who is severely depressed and has never seen a psychiatrist. This person knows he could probably benefit from therapy and/or anti-depressant medication. He has had a problem with painkillers in the past, sometimes […]

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Do i admit to my psychiatrist i abused xanax?

by kurren Question by Katee: Do i admit to my psychiatrist i abused xanax? I lied to my psychiatrist when I was first asked about abusing drugs. But. I’ve come to find out xanax withdrawals causes schizophrenia, which I have many symptoms of. So I don’t want to go in there and ask about the […]

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Will a psychiatrist prescribe xanax for post partom depression?

Question by wondering: Will a psychiatrist prescribe xanax for post partom depression? I have my first psych app Friday and with a new baby, marital problems and even a cancer scare, I’m wondering if its enough for a xanax script. I’ve taken it before on long flights to help with my fear of flying so […]

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What medication would the psychiatrist give me?

by Ennor Question by Blank C: What medication would the psychiatrist give me? I have anorexia and social anxiety. Borderline depression Would I get anti-depressant or anxiety medication? Is there a difference? What would the two in comparison do to me (not the side effects, but would they make me really hyper or really mellow […]

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How often will a psychiatrist prescribe something like Xanax on the first visit?

by kallao Question by Greg J: How often will a psychiatrist prescribe something like Xanax on the first visit? I’m not looking to abuse it, before that gets said. I simply know that it is something that works. I just really do not want to have to go through several sessions before he gives me […]

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