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18 Aug 2010

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Dear Dr, Im a 48 yr old female.Menopausal, taking hormone pills, antidepressants, colesteral tablets.Suffering from IBS as well which cause enough pain en suffering all by itself. Rectal bleeding due 2 small piles Sometimes using too much alcohol specially when Im very stressed. Ive a stressful job.Im now trying to wheen myself of antidepressants for the past2-3 wks.Im constantly feeling extremelty tired and feels just like falling a sleep. I know this is a mouth full but some response will be great from an outsider. Many thanks.
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CyberDoc
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01 Jan 0001

Hallo Worried
Why do you wean yourself off antidepressants if you are already stressed out? Many of the new antidepressants also have good anti-anxiety effects. I think you should go back onto your antidepressants and also take a good multivitamin with Slow Mag supplement.
Let your doctor check your iron levels and thyroid hormone levels too.
Dr Bets
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