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Medication for anti-anxiety - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   my question is why dont ANY of the anti-anxiety medications work for me?
User :   its liek i have this annoying tolerance for medication, and marijuana. i cant even get high anymore
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when has this been happening?
User :   i started seeing a dr last year
User :   well a psychiatrist
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have always had anxiety and medication tolerance problems
Doctor :   ok
User :   ive already taken the max dose of several medications
Doctor :   could you please specify the medications that you are currently on?
User :   im 24 by the way, and like 125lbs. im not very big or anything
Doctor :   ok
User :   nothing, i WAS on Zoloft, buspar, lexapro, and a few others
User :   oh and wellbutrin
Doctor :   ok how long have you taken these drugs?
User :   ohh..this might help. my mom was a heroin/pill abuser. like her whole life
User :   like 7 months
Doctor :   no that has no effect on your tolerence
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok, thats good to know
Doctor :   did you stick to your schedule? or

Doctor :   medications were irregularly taken?
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