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Fatigue, forgetfulness, on anti anxiety medicines - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi I am having trouble concentrating in college and at work and I am getting in trouble at work because I forget things, i am scared that there is something wrong with me. it is hard for me to remember things or do my homework or work
Doctor :   dont worry, i will help overcome this problem
Doctor :   i need to take detailed medical history
User :   ok what do you think is wrong with me?
User :   ok thats fine
Doctor :   to figure out what exactly is ur problem
Doctor :   it could a simple fatugue
Doctor :   or fatigue or lack of adequate rest
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   ok, i mean i am always tired and never motivated to do anything. i sleep a lot though like if i could i would sleep 12 hours a day! i am 24, female, , married, 5'2'' 200 lbs i am overweight.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u work in shifts?
User :   i work monday 8-5, wednesday 9-6, thursday 9-6, friday 12-9 and saturday 11-7
Doctor :   ok
User :   then i have school monday, tuesday, and thursday 6-9 but i had to drop my classes because i was too tired to go
Doctor :   it could becoz of working schedule
Doctor :   u need to relax
User :   i am on effexor and lorazepam for depression and anxiety but it is not working, i still don't feel like doing anything
Doctor :   it can also be that ur anemic or ur diet is not adequate
Doctor :   these medicines itself will cause tired and sleepiness

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