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I think I am getting in trouble . I want the suicidal thoughts

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I think I am getting in trouble . I want the suicidal thoughts to stop. Can you give any suggestions? I am resting and can't go to sleep. I do have a good husband in the house asleep. I'm afraid to bother him. Guess I feel guilty worried dumb. The psychiatrist keeps tweeking the medicine but any conflict or nothing sets off those thoughts to escape. Is there something I can do to shut it off? Thank you
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

Sorry--I'm a little unclear as to your question here--are you saying you're seriously considering suicide?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes those thoughts are there and I do and don't want toove forward.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Now I'm confused . Is there someway to stop the si thoughts? Thanks pills could stop time and give some relief. What can I do any suggestions?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No answer came through Thanks
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Sorry for the delay. Is your psychiatrist aware of your suicidal thoughts?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No I could always call him any time but I'm out of state right now
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
OK--sorry but you've put me in a very difficult situation here, since this forum is not an appropriate one for taking the place of a suicide emergency call center. For now, all I can say is that you should call your psychiatrist immediately and let him know about your thoughts or call the suicide hot line. The alternative would be to let your husband know. While just having the thoughts of suicide doesn't mean someone will actually attempt it, since I don't know you like your psychiatrist does, I can't tell how serious you may be.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Sorry
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
No--don't be sorry--not your fault at all, and I'll be more than happy to continue with you, but I had to put out the disclaimer that when someone is considering suicide I have to strongly suggest that they get help right away.
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