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I've tried lots of therapy, cbt, nlp, general talking

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I've tried lots of therapy, cbt, nlp, general talking therapies but I have binge eating disorder and wonder if I could take medication, I'm so fed up I'll try anything to just stop thinking about food, I've heard there are some medications now approved for it?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

Yes, actually vyvanse was recently approved for binge eating disorder.

have you considered that?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thanks, I've never heard of it, I would definitely try it though. I wouldn't want to ask my own doctor for it, could you tell me where or who I would get it from?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

you would need to go to a weight loss physician or your own doctor

I would help but it is illegal for us to give meds online

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