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Experience:  MD Psychiatry
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Hi chat please

Resolved Question:

Hi chat please
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Kaushik replied 8 months ago.

Dr. Kaushik :

Greetings !

Dr. Kaushik :

How are you doing ?

Customer:

hi

Customer:

I see you online

Customer:

I hope you answer me

Customer:

hi mr

Dr. Kaushik :

yes

Dr. Kaushik :

i am here

Customer:

ok

Dr. Kaushik :

how have you been

Customer:

today I left amman

Dr. Kaushik :

good

Dr. Kaushik :

ok

Customer:

derliazation

Customer:

depersonlizatipon

Dr. Kaushik :

heading to where

Customer:

reexperincing

Customer:

flashbakcs

Dr. Kaushik :

back to Canada

Customer:

all stops

Dr. Kaushik :

ok

Customer:

no I went to sea

Dr. Kaushik :

ok

Customer:

like big big

Customer:

circule in my head

Customer:

stops

Customer:

once I leave

Customer:

that is very very ve

Customer:

ry

Customer:

redciulos

Customer:

why things like that??

Dr. Kaushik :

well initially

Dr. Kaushik :

this is bound to happen

Customer:

yes but there is nothing here

Customer:

!!!

Customer:

no danger

Dr. Kaushik :

since your brain will which is recovering from past trauma

Dr. Kaushik :

will struggle to deal with new memories

Customer:

ok

Dr. Kaushik :

that you will eventually store during the trip

Dr. Kaushik :

that is why

Dr. Kaushik :

it is happening

Customer:

but I want what I feel outside amman to feel it inside?

Dr. Kaushik :

plus there is a sense of struggle within your mind between your present and the past which you want to forget

Customer:

I don't want that feeling

Dr. Kaushik :

you see

Customer:

ok

Dr. Kaushik :

this is good for you

Dr. Kaushik :

belivee

Dr. Kaushik :

believe me

Customer:

ok but what shall I do?

Customer:

I want to live without any problem

Dr. Kaushik :

you remember i told you some time back to start the treatment in Canada

Dr. Kaushik :

away from the native place

Dr. Kaushik :

where this all started

Dr. Kaushik :

it was because

Dr. Kaushik :

the stress will always remain

Dr. Kaushik :

while you remain

Dr. Kaushik :

in amman

Customer:

but no reson for it

Customer:

ok

Dr. Kaushik :

the reason is

Customer:

lets save time

Customer:

look

Dr. Kaushik :

the struggle that is taking place in your mind

Customer:

I havnt such symtomps

Dr. Kaushik :

where you past memories are not wanting to leave you

Customer:

before emdr

Customer:

just after emdr

Customer:

all symptoms occers

Dr. Kaushik :

I know that emdr

Dr. Kaushik :

was the one which made it worse

Customer:

I hadn't depersonalization

Customer:

in trauma

Dr. Kaushik :

but trust me on this

Customer:

my body used to dissoiated

Dr. Kaushik :

when i say that any place away from your native place is good for recovery

Customer:

but now it is derliazed

Customer:

I see

Dr. Kaushik :

also meeting new people and doing new intersting things wll help you to overcome

Dr. Kaushik :

this

Customer:

but I want to tell you something

Dr. Kaushik :

yes

Dr. Kaushik :

please go ahead

Customer:

I have

Customer:

my dr give me

Customer:

neurotop

Customer:

600mg night

Customer:

what that do?

Customer:

NEUROTOP

Customer:

retard

Customer:

whats it is for?

Dr. Kaushik :

that

Dr. Kaushik :

is carbamazepine

Dr. Kaushik :

an anti convulsant used for epilepsy/fits

Dr. Kaushik :

and also at times used as a mood stabilizer

Dr. Kaushik :

but i feel you do not need that

Dr. Kaushik :

what did he say before startign it

Dr. Kaushik :

starting it

Dr. Kaushik :

what was the reason

Dr. Kaushik :

because your condition actually does not require it

Dr. Kaushik :

at the moment

Dr. Kaushik :

plus it has some serious side effects as well like it affects liver

Dr. Kaushik :

so i will ask you to seek reason from your doctor

Dr. Kaushik :

why he is using this here

Dr. Kaushik :

are you there

Dr. Kaushik :

all i am trying to tell you here is that there is no specific reason for sing this drug in your case

Dr. Kaushik :

it will unnecessarily increase risk of side effects

Customer:

he give it to me

Dr. Kaushik :

can you talk to him

Customer:

to stops flashbacks

Dr. Kaushik :

why he gave it to you when the current drugs were doing fne

Customer:

he told me this one can stops flashbacks

Dr. Kaushik :

then he could have used risperdone or quetiapine

Customer:

look

Dr. Kaushik :

which are way more effective against flashbacks

Customer:

why I am stupid

Customer:

yes

Customer:

why not

Customer:

why am taking 225

Customer:

why not 300

Customer:

why not 300 Effexor?

Dr. Kaushik :

i am sorry

Dr. Kaushik :

but i am not able to understand

Dr. Kaushik :

what you mean to say

Customer:

why we do not increase dose of effexoer

Customer:

to 300

Dr. Kaushik :

we can do that

Dr. Kaushik :

i only wanted some time

Customer:

is there effect ?

Dr. Kaushik :

before you do that

Customer:

from that?

Dr. Kaushik :

because sudden increase in the dose may backfire in the form of side effects

Customer:

is there effect on anxiety for long term between 225 and 300?

Dr. Kaushik :

yes

Customer:

ok

Customer:

pingo

Customer:

300

Customer:

from today

Dr. Kaushik :

but not more than that

Customer:

yes sure mr

Customer:

ok

Dr. Kaushik :

because that is more than the normal safe range

Customer:

I have to go

Dr. Kaushik :

ok

Customer:

thank you very much

Dr. Kaushik :

take care

Dr. Kaushik :

Regards

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Experience: MD Psychiatry
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