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How can anxiety and depression be treated?

I was looking at the drug Effexor. My son is away at college and is having some anxiety/depression issues. He has had them since 10th grade but managed without meds. He has been on meds before but nothing has ever helped. He has an appt. in October but I am very worried since this will be the first time he will see a Psychiatrist without us. Bre
Tue, 11 Oct 2016
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Hello and welcome to Healthcamagic.
It is even better that he visits him alone in this age and it would be more open communication and appropriate treatment method will be found more efficiently. So you should not be concerned.
I hope I have answered your query. I wish you a nice day.
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