Tips On Dealing With Severe Anxiety Disorder

By: marclindsay
Almost everyone experiences some sort of anxiety during their life. Its normal to feel anxious especially over serious matters. However when a person becomes anxious over small things, or non existing factors, it is known as Anxiety Disorder. This is a well known mental disorder / illness. Some doctors may sometimes diagnose anxiety disorder as paranoia or depression and other disorders. This is because the symptoms are all very similar.

Here are some possible anxiety disorder treatments.

Psychological
This for of treatment should always be with a registered psychiatrist. It is best to find a psychiatrist who has other Anxiety Disorder patients. If a person has severe anxiety disorder they might not want to visit a doctor so a psychiatrist is just as effective if not better. The more experience the psychiatrist is the better they will be to help the patient.

Medication
In most cases medication is a trial and error procedure. The most tested medication is called Monotherapy Treatment, the use of only one drug. Combining more than one drug may lead to a better effect. Another form of medication is Antidepressants. However it is still a trial and error procedure because they are various antidepressants and it's a matter of testing out which ones provide the best results.

Benzodiazepines
Another medication used to help severe Anxiety Disorder suffers.

Polypharmacy
This is a combination of several drugs and is proven to be one of the more successful forms of medication against severe Anxiety Disorder. Antidepressants and Benzodiazepines are combined to make a mild stimulant.

Combining Psychiatric Assistance
Combining psychiatric assistance and prescribed medication is still by far the best solution available. While the medication helps the patient cope with anxiety the psychiatric therapy will help the patient find a solution to their anxiety.

All medication prescribed by a professional doctor will benefit the patient who suffers from anxiety disorder. Countless research has been done on monotherapy treatments and found that combining drugs often helps most patients quick and more longer term.

However treating server anxiety disorder is not as simple. Combining medication along with seeing a psychiatrist can often provide extra benefits. A professional therapists can help change a persons mental thoughts and with the ad of medication it will help suppress the anxiety attacks giving the patient time to change their mental thinking.

The best thing to do is always consult with a professional doctor and psychiatrist before making any major decisions with treatment.
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