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Depression and anxiety, treatment and symptoms - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I'm totally depressed and feel very anxious and nervous most of the time. not able to face the realities of life
                                                  
Doctor :   hi
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ok
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what other symptoms are you facing?
User :   increased appetitte at some time..
User :   uncontrollable anger
Doctor :  
ok
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are you on any medications?
User :   no..
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since when are you having these symptoms?
User :   1 year
Doctor :  
ok
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have you taken consultation for you symptoms during this one year?
User :   yes.. i consulted a psychatrist 8 months back.. but didnt continue the medication...
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what medications were suggested for you?
User :   he was not able to spend time...
User :   i dont remember the pill names...
Doctor :  
ok
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you should have continued the medications, which would have controlled the symptoms.
User :   but simply having medicines didnt look good to me...
Doctor :  
the problem with depression and anxiety needs to be under medications
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do not stop them yourself
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once the condition is under control
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your doctor wil taper the doses
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and slowly stop them
User :   i'm not able to react good with the people around me...
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as stopping them abruptly will cause withdarwl symptoms
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making your previous symptoms worse than before
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i suggest you to take a repeat consultation soon
User :   i feel as if i'm detached from my own...
User :   ok..
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and get the treatment re-strated
User :   ok
Doctor :  
if you have any doubts about your treatment
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you can always take a second opinion from our panel specialists
User :   fine
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who will guide your further with your treatment
Doctor :   and what needs to be done
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have you followed what I have said?
User :   yes..
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   no.. thanks anyway
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User :   ok
User :   25, f, not-occupied
Doctor :  

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User :   ok
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