Definitions of anxiety disorders are based on reported symptom patterns

Merida - Drug treatment of obesity

Meridia (Meridia) - is one of the drugs for weight loss, refers to Parapharmaceuticals is appetite control.

Meridia has a plurality of contraindications, it is not a food additive, a medicament, which is sold in pharmacies by prescription only by prescription. Merida prescribe in cases of alimentary obesity (called alimentary obesity, which is the cause of the wrong food and not other diseases, for example, associated with disruption of the endocrine glands) in the body mass index (BMI) of at least 30.

If you are unable on their own to limit the number of calories absorbed, and thus have a overweight, have the support of modern science and the pharmaceutical industry. Do not limit yourself, medication for weight loss buying Meridia will do it for you.

Meridia is manufactured by the German firm Knoll AG (Germany). firm to conduct clinical trials in which more than 20,000 volunteers were invited to confirm the effectiveness of the drug. And high efficiency Meridia has been confirmed.

The active ingredient - sibutramine hydrochloride monohydrate (sibutramine).

Sibutramine directly affects the brain satiety center controlling the amount of food consumed and creating a feeling of satiety. So, do not be tempted to go to the kitchen and have a snack a sandwich.

Meridia not only reduces appetite, and normalizes digestive and metabolism, causing the body to expend more energy, lowers cholesterol.

Meridia - the prolonged use of the drug. receiving Meridia is usually prescribed for 3-6 months, during which the optimal weight is reached. Minimum application - 3 months.

Short the drug has no effect, since its effect is growing gradual. Produced Meridia capsules (10 and 15 mg), taken once a day. Starting dose - 10 mg per day. Moreover, if during the first 4 weeks, body weight decrease less than 2 kg, the physician may increase the dose to 15 mg per day. Meridia should not be used uncontrollably also because under the guidance of a doctor, you must develop the right eating habits, not to gain weight again after stopping treatment.

Developers offer to anyone who wants to lose weight formula 10-20-30:

10 mg - is offered at an early stage daily dosage of the drug, 20% - on average as much in reducing the amount of food eaten while taking Meridia, 30 minutes exercise daily increase the efficiency of the preparation (3 foot by 10 minutes). Manufacturers deny the possibility of a dependence to the drug.

Contraindications to receiving Meridia enough, among them:

anorexia nervosa and bulimia;

drug and alcohol dependency;

diseases accompanied by changes in the liver and kidneys;

diseases associated with impaired thyroid operation;

heart and vascular disease, including heart failure, thrombophlebitis, tachycardia, arrhythmia, previous stroke,

hypertonic disease;

pregnancy, lactation;

children's age (18 years), older age (over 65 years).

Meridia - the drug, while taking that side effects may occur:

dryness of the mouth;

nausea, dizziness;

hypertension (no more than 3 mm Hg..);

palpitations 3-7 strokes with no evidence of arrhythmia;


constipation, exacerbation of hemorrhoids;


insomnia, anxiety.

According to the manufacturer, the side effects usually do not require discontinuation of therapy and are themselves after a while.
Anxiety can be a normal response to threatening situations, but anxiety disorders are a range of different types of abnormal  and unrealistic fears, phobias and nervous conditions.
These conditions can prevent us from functioning normally on a day to day basis and also interfere with our family, business and social activities.

Many people who suffer from these conditions also suffer from depression.

There are an estimated 19 million adult sufferers in the US. This amounts to about 6.3% of the population.
An estimated 12% of women in Australia and 7% of men report suffering from these conditions.

The good news
is that there are many very successful methods of treating sufferers.
As mentioned previously in these pages, recognising that you have one of these conditions , and identifying your triggers is the beginning of your healing process.

Feelings affect our physiology, our thoughts and our behaviour.
At the same time, our thoughts, our physiology and our behaviours can affect how we feel.(see Brain Chemistry)

Think carefully about what causes your fears and symptoms.
What are your triggers?

How badly do you want to escape the clutches of your condition?

Find enough reasons to want to get better
Once you have enough compelling reasons to get better, the emotional pain of staying the way you are, will outweigh the small disciplines and effort that it will take for you to get well again, and you will be able to get better.
The various  conditions are categorised as follows:
Social phobia
Specific phobia
Obsessive Compulsive (OCD)
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Acute Stress Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD)
Substance-induced AD
AD due to a general medical condition

OCD affects males and females equally.
GAD, panic, and specific phobias all affect women more frequently than men.
Children and adolescents can also suffer from these conditions.

Follow the links above for a more in-depth view of each condition.

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