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I need help with my husband. I’ve had no sleep and he’s

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Hi I need help with my husband. I’ve had no sleep and he’s taking to non existent people. I need some respite care please
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: it’s my husband I need help with. He’s got vascular dementia and lewey body. He’s driving me crazy.
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: He’s deteriorating very quickly. I’m exhausted
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
I need some respite care for him.
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Hi I need help please.
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Hi is anyone there please.
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 11 days ago.

Good morning, I am Dr Ruff, thank you for

Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 11 days ago.

I am sorry to hear about your husband. What medication is he currently taking?

Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 11 days ago.

For respite you should contact your GP or if this is urgent, call 111 to arrange a more urgent review. Another option is A&E for a social admission if you feel he is not safe at home.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
He takes a lot. He’s got a lot worse recently. I’m absolutely exhausted
Expert:  Elliot Ruff replied 11 days ago.

Please call 111 to get support with this as soon as possoble