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My daughter has numerous tics and is very angry and says

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Hi, my daughter has numerous tics and is very angry and says inappropriate words ot phrases. They have been going on for 8 months Is this tourettes
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes, no medication
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Nothing No allery It's regarding my 12 year old
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: She was bullied in school Tics started after
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Khizra Naz replied 20 days ago.

Hello my name is***** will try my best to help you today

Yes, tics, being angry, saying inappropriate words, abuses, are signs and symptoms of tourettes.

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
Thank you. What can be done to help her manage her tics?
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
No thanks
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
Expert:  Khizra Naz replied 20 days ago.

There are few treatments for this:psychlogical and medications as well.

Cognitive behavioural therapy is mainstay of treatment, after that there are few medications like clonazepam, botulin toxin injections, risperidone and aripiprazole.