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What are some Medicine to get rid of Fear? Not Anxiety, Fear.
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Mental Health Professional: Dr. Kaushik, Psychiatrist replied 1 month ago
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Can you please specify what is the fear regarding so that I can get a good understanding about the type of fear you are talking about ?
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I took lithium about a year ago and it caused fear. And the fear has stayed with me. Elevators, telling you stuff about the fears, and some negative thoughts.
Mental Health Professional: Dr. Kaushik, Psychiatrist replied 1 month ago
Why were you placed on lithium ?
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Because I took Lithium when I was around 14, and I wanted to see if it would make me feel the same way.
Mental Health Professional: Dr. Kaushik, Psychiatrist replied 1 month ago

Thanks for the inputs.

Well, for managing fearfulness and negative thoughts you may try a combination of Klonopin and Lexapro , while klonopin can first be taken regularly for 1 month or so in two divided doses each day and later on it can be reduced to PRN usage that is as and when required usage. On the other hand Lexapro is not ony meant for allaying your fears but also for negative thoughts and boosting your confidence and self esteem and it should be taken continuously for 2-3 months at least before deciding upon its fate as to whether to still continue it or withdraw it citing the fact that you have by then recovered from fearfulness and negative thoughts completely and more confident when in social setting.

I hope this helps.

Wish you all the best.

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