Questions to ask your doctor when suffering from any phobia

Questions to ask your doctor when suffering from any phobia

  1. What type of phobia is it?
  2. Will you be prescribing a medication?
  3. What are the side effects?
  4. How long will it take to recover?
  5. When and how will I stop taking the medication?
  6. How long will it take before the medicine helps?
  7. Should a psychologist or psychiatrist be consulted?
  8. If behavioral therapy is recommended, what will it involve?
  9. Are there any support groups or therapies to help deal with the disorder?
  10. Will an exercise program help relieve the phobia?