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self-harm, im autistic and I hit myself out of frustration

I am autistic and I hit myself out of frustration I get upset easy and I hit myself in the leg over and over tell its all red sometimes I leave bruises but I don't know what to do before it ever gets worst besides just hitting my leg. please help me. I also use to cut myself but its been couple months since then. I been angry a lot more since my dad had die of cancer and it doesn't help when someone at work wishes that you were dead. I'm just had the edge I just don't know what to anymore.
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replied February 3rd, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
These symptoms are consistent with aggression. You would need risperidone to overcome this problem.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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