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Suggest Medication For Severe Anxiety Disorder In A Person Recovering From Drug Addiction

Im in recovery from drug addiction and I have severe anxiety disorder. I need to fina a non narcotic medication that will help me calm down during an anxiety attach. My dr. prescribed hydroxyzine pam 50mg , and it literally knocks me out I can barely hold my eyes open. I have a 5 year old daughter and I cant be falling asleep durin g the day with her and such. please help
Mon, 31 Dec 2018
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Hello,

From the available description, it appears that reducing the dose of Hydroxizine to 25 mg can be of help as the current dose is too high for you.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Ashok Kumar, Psychiatrist
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Suggest Medication For Severe Anxiety Disorder In A Person Recovering From Drug Addiction

Hello, From the available description, it appears that reducing the dose of Hydroxizine to 25 mg can be of help as the current dose is too high for you. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Ashok Kumar, Psychiatrist