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I have major anxiety/panic attacks when I go to my doctor

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I have major anxiety/panic attacks when I go to my doctor they want to put me on an antidepressant such as effect sore and Lexapro which has not helped my anxiety only cause me to gain weight what can I get prescribed online that will help just my anxiety and panic
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

do you mean effexor? and Lexapro?

other medications to try are wellbutrin and zoloft and paxil which can help decrease anxiety over time.

long acting benzos such as valium or klonopin from your doctor can help decrease anxiety.

these are prescription medications your doctor have to prescribe for you.

doctors here online at JA can't prescribe medications to clients we can't see and can't keep medical records on

some insurance companies allow for telemedicine benefits to patients

such as

http://www.consultadr.com/

but it depends on your insurance plan

you can call up your health insurance company to see if they have a telemedicine benefit where you can see a doctor online via computer.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can you prescribe me Xanax that u don't have to run through my insurance
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

no, we can not prescribe medications to clients over the internet

we can't examine patients and we can't keep medical records.

we are here only to answer medical questions.

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