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Anxiety Treatment Centers Enid OK

The number of prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications in Enid have certainly been on the rise over the last few decades. And the medication can relieve some of the symptoms of stress and anxiety, but the pills do not address the cause of the anxiety itself. Just like any medication, anti-anxiety drugs have side effects and safety concerns and people using them need to be careful.

State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors
(405) 271-6030
1000 N.E. 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Edmondson Counseling Services
(405) 843-1551
5009 N Pennsylvania Ave Suite 116
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Bay Oak Psychiatry
(580) 220-6320
1101 12th Ave NW
Ardmore, OK
 
Rogers J'Dene Phd Psychologist
(918) 682-9292
2024 W Broadway St
Muskogee, OK
 
TouchStone Personal Growth & Relationship Consultation
(405) 848-9779
121 N.E. 52nd Street, Suite 105
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Red Rock Behavioral Health Service
(405) 222-0622
804 W Choctaw Avenue
Chickasha, OK
 
Allbright Karan E Phd
(405) 949-9322
3832 N Meridian Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
 
McGehee Theresa Attorney at Law
(580) 920-0303
1319 West Main Street
Durant, OK
 
Dai Center
(580) 226-9222
301 W Main St
Ardmore, OK
 
Families First Inc
(580) 924-9441
4216 Commercial Lane
Durant, OK
 

Popping Pills: When is it a Problem

Q: I notice that many of my friends are popping anti-anxiety pills more frequently. I am sure there are risks associated with such behavior but what are they and how do I know if my friends are in danger?

The number of prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications have certainly been on the rise over the last few decades. And the medication can relieve some of the symptoms of stress and anxiety, but the pills do not address the cause of the anxiety itself. Just like any medication, anti-anxiety drugs have side effects and safety concerns and people using them need to be careful.

Common side effects include: dizziness, light-headedness, day-time sleepiness, confusion, slow reflexes, poor coordination, stomach upset or nausea and depression. Anti-anxiety pills can also interact with other medications and should never be taken with alcohol, prescription painkillers or sleeping pills. If your friends are using anti-anxiety medication, they should make sure to follow the instructions of their doctors and read the drug information inserts. The medication can be used safely if under the care/direction of a health professional.


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