Is OCD hereditary? - Answered in Psychiatry

... have read the detailed history that you have mentioned in your query and I can understand your concern. The symptoms does not fit in a particular personality type and ... … View thread »

Can OCD be cured? - Answered in Psychiatry

... you have described, it seems to be a case of OCD (obsessive compulsion disorder) only. One thing I want to ask is whether it causes stress to your wife or ... … View thread »

Suffering from OCD(Obsessive Compulsive Disorder). Taking medicines, but I do not feel completely good. Please help. - Answered in Psychologist/ Counsellor

... to us. Your answer is as follows: OCD is manageable with the help of regular psychiatric and therapeutic work. Only medicines can never treat OCD, neither managed completely ... … View thread »

Can my OCD get cured with lower dose of medicine? - Answered in Psychiatry

... compulsive disorder (OCD) you have to take medications. Less than 40 mg Fluoxetine will not be effective. So, continue the same dose. Chances of relapse ... … View thread »

I have OCD with an intense fear of sleep. How can I make peace with falling asleep? - Answered in Psychiatry

... start with the pharmacological part. You can discuss with your treating doctor regarding increasing the dose of Clomipramine, not only will it help with sleep ... … View thread »

Suffering from OCD. Please help me if I can take Prozak and what will be the dosage? - Answered in Psychiatry

... query at icliniq. First of all I would like to inform you that OCD like symptoms occur in various disorders other than OCD itself. And the management of different disorders ... … View thread »

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) - Published in Emotional and Mental Health

... illness, with varying severity. It is caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain. Treatment includes therapy and medicines. If not treated in time, OCD may progress further and can ... … View thread »

Can smoking aggravate OCD? - Answered in Psychiatry

... affect your OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder). First, it can exacerbate the associated anxiety thus worsening OC symptoms. Second, it can affect the ... … View thread »

Do people with OCD need to continue medicines throughout their life? - Answered in Psychiatry

... (obsessive-compulsive disorder) drugs from SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) group such as Fluoxetine 20 mg to start then up to 80 mg or more or ... … View thread »

Exams trigger my OCD. Can I take Prodep just for a month? - Answered in Psychiatry

... can be used in OCD and yes it has some side effects as you mentioned but not all the persons taking it suffer from these side effects. And, these ... … View thread »

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