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Our mission is to
provide the best care for you with
psychiatrists. We believe through
these services we can positively impact
the health and lives of our clients.
What is the name of the medication, and
what is it supposed to do?
How long before you expect to see
What kind of track record in terms of
effectiveness does this medication have?
What are the primary short-term side
effects of this medication?
Does this medication have any long-term
side effects that I should be aware of,
such as diabetes, sexual side effects,
or weight gain?
Are there ways to minimize these side
How and when do I take it, and when do I
stop taking it?
What foods, drinks, or other medications
should I avoid while taking the
Should it be taken with food or on an
Is it safe to drink alcohol while on
How do you monitor this medication? Are
there specific tests you run to help
monitor this medication?
What are you prescribing this particular
medication over a similar medication?
How will we know when itís time to stop
taking this medication, or if the dose
will need to be changed?
Is it safe for me to continue taking
aspirin, Advil, vitamin and/or herbal
supplements when taking this medication?
Is there something specific I should
Is a generic version of this medication
What should I do if I miss a dose of
this medication? Take it immediately
when I remember, or wait until my next
regularly scheduled dose?
knowledge is empowering. You or your
family can better take care of
yourself/you if you are armed with the
right information. Your prescriber can
also pick the right psychotropic drugs
for you when they know more about you
and your condition. Discussions between
you and your prescriber are valuable.
This is why
Living Well Behavioral Health in
Knightdale, NC on McKnight Dr.
encourages our clients to
ask questions and discuss with us
any related topic or issue that may help
us understand your condition better.