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I'm a Bipolar 36 year-old male with severe anxiety and depression. What is the best anxiety medicine I should be taken? I've taken Clonazepam for 8 years and it no longer helps. Would another drug like Alprazolam, Diazepam, etc. work to reduce my anxiety?

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been feeling this way? Have you reached out to anyone about this yet?

My Psychiatrist, Dr. Solomonay , stated that my

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I'm a Bipolar 36 year-old male with severe anxiety and depression. What is the best anxiety medicine I should be taken? I've taken Clonazepam for 8 years and it no longer helps. Would another drug like Alprazolam, Diazepam, etc. work to reduce my anxiety? My Psychiatrist, Dr. Solomonay , stated that my anxiety and depression related to my bpd seemed like it wasn't helping an that overtime some medicines loose their effectiveness. He has prescribed Clonazepam for a couple of years along with my Wellbutrin, Prozac, and Lamictal. He changed me to Abilify and Trileptal. I'm having trouble concentrating and experiencing short term memory loss, and forgetting what I am doing. Why am I doing this? The stress of Graduate school REALLY affects me. What should I do?
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