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Medication Problem

Question:

My Psychiatrist is giving me Seroquel to help me sleep and because I hear and see things that are not there. Im sleeping great but I still hear and see things almost everyday. What should I do

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Answer:

You should contact your Psychiatrist and tell her (or him) that you are not getting full symptom relief and are still hallucinating. Ask if he (or she) can perhaps adjust your medications so as to help you gain better relief from your symptoms.

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