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I went to a Doctor and I was prescribed antipsychotics. These

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I went to a Doctor and I was prescribed antipsychotics. These had suicidal effects like taking an overdose, walking in front of cars, and poor memory. Also total constipation, loss of feeling, uncaring. Are there any better alternatives?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Hi--was this a psychiatrist and what were the medications?

And why were they prescribed?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
A Gereral Doctor then a psychiatrist. Various meds. Something I said and dissappearing from home, showing distress.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
OK but if you need to know about alternatives I'd need to know what medications you were given Walton
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Chlorpromazine, veractil, melleril, piportil, clopixol, and others at various times.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
What about Prozac, Zoloft, Wellbutrin or Trazadone?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
None of those. Would you recommend those?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
None of those.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Not tried
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Those not tried
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Those not tried.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
OK Walton--yes, I'd try you first on Prozac and switch to one of the other if that wasn't helpful. And none of those medications I listed should cause you any of the problems you've had with the medications you've already been given
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok