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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Suggest medication for anxiety and stress

Hi, I am 35 yrs old, 5'1 and female, I just took birth last Feb of last yr. cesarian section. From that time I started to loose weight from 100lbs+ to 90lbs+ to 80lbs+probably due to poor sleep, anxiety, and stress. I just want to know what medicines or what steps should I take to ease mental anxiety and stress and promote good sleep habits and regain my normal weight.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014
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thanks for asking
i would like to address your problem as below

1) take regular exercise

2) take tab alprazolam 0.5 mg at night for 10 days

3) tab escitalopram 5 mg at night for 4 months

4) tab propanolol 10mg for two weeks

be happy and involve in regular day time activity like doing job.......
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