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Can tablets help when it's emotional

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Goingtobeawesome Thu 10-Dec-15 20:50:00

Rather than clinical?

Goingtobeawesome Fri 11-Dec-15 12:31:12

Anyone? I'm alone here and just want some advice.

Marchate Fri 11-Dec-15 14:03:34

Maybe they can help while you are facing the emotional troubles?

Goingtobeawesome Fri 11-Dec-15 14:21:16

Thank you. I will see if I am able to see a doctor on Monday.

Marchate Fri 11-Dec-15 14:24:33

If your GP practice has several doctors, try to see one you feel comfortable talking to. I find some GPs best for physical pain, different ones for emotional.

KanyeWesticle Fri 11-Dec-15 14:41:37

In my experience yes, the emotions are "dulled" enough to get on. I don't think medically we know enough about the chemicals and connections that constitute emotion, so I don't know why, but they do seem to work.

Goingtobeawesome Fri 11-Dec-15 14:41:53

I am just so sad. What is upsetting me has been there for a long time but comes and goes. I'm just feeling tired and wish I could run away.

Arcadia Sat 12-Dec-15 08:30:36

There is obviously a connection between emotions and mental state, so I would say yes. When I went to the gp for ADs I just sat and cried. I found they helped with the tearfulness and after a year I was able to step them down then come off after another year. I have been drug free since March and have just done a mindfulness meditation course which seems to be helping.

Goingtobeawesome Sat 12-Dec-15 15:26:09

I am glad you are feeling better, Arcadia.

I feel lost. No one can make it better and I can't stop the pain. I'm weak as there must be a way to change things. I just feel I don't have five minutes for myself.

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