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Anxiety Treatment Centers Makawao HI

The number of prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications in Makawao 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.

Jacobs Karl Psyd
(808) 572-0631
1135 Mak
Makawao, HI
 
Karl Jacobs
(808) 572-0631
1135 Makawao
Makawao, HI
 
Glen Bruce
(808) 573-1190
1940 Olinda
Makawao, HI
 
Moon M & Glen B Doctors of Psych
(808) 572-6556
PO Box 1269
Makawao, HI
 
Breithaupt Mark Phd Inc
(808) 244-4037
55 N Church
Wailuku, HI
 
Abrams Lew J Phd
(808) 572-2332
81 Makawao
Makawao, HI
 
Pinion Solutions
(808) 264-2255
163 Hiwalani
Makawao, HI
 
Archibeque Nalani Phd
(808) 573-6666
1043 Makawao
Makawao, HI
 
Bass Kelly PhD
(808) 242-7011
1129 Lower
Wailuku, HI
 
Friedman George J Phd
(808) 244-5500
33 N Market
Wailuku, HI
 

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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