Our expert says:
Sometimes a doc gets persuaded into making too many changes in one's meds, before giving any particular dose or combination enough time to show whether or not it will work well enough.
If the problem is not yet solved, it's not YOUR fault, so there's no reason to feel embarrassed about seeing the shrink again. Or maybe to see a different shrink for a fresh, second opinion.
What's also easy to overlook in such situations, is the basic need for a very clear and specific diagnosis in the first place, and some very clear goals for treatment. If you don't decide where you want to get to, you can't decide how to get there.
You don't say WHY you're taking any meds at all - WHY you're on Epitec ( not often used as a single drug, presumably for some Bipolar Disorder ? ) ; and why Fluanxol was added in place of Fluoxetine, as this is really not an equivalent antidepressant, actually an antiopsychotic with mild antidepressant properties at least useful when required for other reasons, in not being depres4sant.
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