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I am experiencing Severe anxiety through out my life.I am diagnosed having OCD and taking Fluoxetine 20mg daily for 6 years. My doctor also prescribed me Alprazolam 0.5mg SR, and Propanolol 40 for Anxiety. Now the doctor is saying to stop medicines, if i stop or reduce dosage the anxiety is coming again. What can i do ?
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Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari
Mental Wellness
2 years ago
We understand your concern. My advice would be increasing Fluoxetine and reducing alprazolam
As Alprazolam is addictive
Once you are stable in Fluoxetine than further we can try to reduce medications
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