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Anxiety Disorders

Also known as Agoraphobia, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Health Anxiety Disorder, Panic Attacks, Phobia, Social Anxiety Disorder, Stress

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  • Muscle tension and breathing

    Out of nowhere my chest shoulders and back muscles get very tense and then I feel as if I can't breathe at all, I have tested for asthma and any other lung problems and everything comes back clear, if I lay in a heating pad it seems to help, is it safe to say that it's just my anxiety?

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  • Terrible health issues

    Hi guys I have been suffering from anxiety and panic attacks from more than 4 years but Since last month it is severly increased fast forward to Sunday ive visited a physticrist and he has put me on antipsychotic medicine resperidon and subvoline twice daily and hexadiy also 10 day course I'm on...

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  • Smelling weird smells???

    As a back story I’ve been having really bad anxiety for a week straight now and not been able to sleep much so I’ve been exhausted. Panic attacks all day ever day. Last night I started smelling what smelled like a fart or rotten egg maybe. I could barely smell it and couldn’t find the source of it and...

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  • Crazy Physical Anxiety Symptoms

    Hi, I am just looking for some comfort that I am not alone. I suffer with health anxiety really bad, always think the worst and adamant I have/will have something serious wrong with me. I had a stage of anxiety a few years ago but it came back a month or so ago when all of a sudden I felt dizzy. Everyday...

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  • Bruising and anxiety

    I have just returned from a baton twirling competition and have numerous bruises. I remember hitting myself with my baton a number of times which is where they are but I swear a few more have appeared that I can’t remember doing. Does anyone else get anxious bruises are blood clots??

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  • Sharp, shooting, shock pain in left side of chest....anxiety?

    I have posted in here before and everyone is so helpful and awesome... so here it goes. I have been getting on and off sharp, shooting, shock like chest pains in the left side right near my left breast. The sharp pain will come for a second and be annoying and painful and then it'll disappear. It's...

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  • Sertraline increasing 50mg to 100mg side effects

    Hi, new poster here! I was prescribed 50mg sertraline about 5 weeks ago for anxiety that I've had all my life, about a week ago that got upped to 75mg and for two days I've been taking 100mg. When I started the 50mg course, my anxiety seemed worse/just as bad until week 3/4 when it became a...

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  • Scared of Life

    Whenever I am alone, doing nothing at all. Just in my own thoughts I become panicked about the world. The is REAL life, not just a game that goes over and over. I am so scared that when I die, I will have nothing but darkness. I will not be living. I am literally begging to stop this, I really just want...

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  • Betablockers

    Hi , I was given propranolol for heart racing/ palpitations . I am taking 10mg 4 times a day . I've been suffering for months with bad racing heart and I'm so tired . One beta blocker helped straight away . But , 1 hour after I take them I get a heaviness and slight squeezing in my throat and...

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  • PLEASE HELP - Worrying about MS I have so many symptoms

    Guys please help me . For 3 years I've had Derealization and chronic pain in my back. I had an MRI of my back and brain and they said it wa a normal. Fast forward to this month and I've started having - Burning arms & legs  Flu like feeling 24/7 Weak left arm  Vertigo  Shooting...

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  • Cold tingly feelings. Is this normal for anxiety?

    I keep getting these cold tingly feelings in my head. Sometimes it is in my forehead and is currently in that area in front of my ears and is on both sides. My forehead actually felt cold while I was running. I am really scared. It is also in my ears a  lot and in my feet. Does anyone else get this?...

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  • Dizziness, panic attacks, and headaches, someone pleae help

    Hi guys so I'm currently have a bit of a panic attack writing this just because I am so fed up with feeling this way... ​About four months ago I randomly started feeling dizzy as if I was going to pass out in the middle of class so I abruptly left and went to my apartment to take a nap. I woke up...

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  • Still a bit skeptical about my physical symptoms

    So I’m finally getting over my anxiety and depression after being on mirtazapine for about a month. My mood is much better and my mindset has totally changed from constant anxiety all the time that I was experiencing. However I’ve noticed the physical ailments that were also contributing to the anxiety/depression...

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  • Why am I getting these thoughts?!!!!

    Hi I am new to this,  I am a 17 year old girl. Recently I have been getting these weird and very disturbing thoughts. It is very embarrassing to talk about and I feel disgusting as a person.  I keep getting thoughts about sexually abusing little children, I would never ever do that! I am not...

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  • Anxiety Issues/Allergy Fears

    For over a year I have had off and on Heath fears/issues. It started with a fear of an aneurysm after dizziness for months and when I got an mri with contrast I was cleared but then started to get terrible leg pains and pelvic pains and thought a blood clot. Again I had an mri with contrast. After that...

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  • The Skin

    It has been a while since I started googling symptoms, today I was looking in the mirror and I noticed that my skin looks darker than it's usual color, went to bed at 3:46 and woke up at 7:00 then went back to sleep and woke up at 10:54. I don't feel fatigued by something is telling me that...

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  • Went to the ER again

    Went to the ER again last night, got checked for blood clots and stuff. I have none turns out it was gastritus. Just so tired of feeling this way with all the anxiety. Been to the ER 4 times this month now.

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  • Anyone vibrating in body?

    Last March 2017 detoxed off methadone (chronic pain, not abuse). Then April 2017 a DR. overmedicated my thyroid . Since then I've been so nervous & anxious. I've seen naturopath for 10 months & $8,0000 later still feel awful. Its affected the quality of my life. Been on benzodiazepines...

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  • Ears Cold and Clogged

    I have had severe health anxiety for two months. For about four or five days now my ears have been getting clogged up and now they seem cold. I also have had a cold forehead sometimes. I am freaking out that my brain/ head is not getting enough oxygen. Nothing is blue. Please help

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  • Feel like I’m going crazy and need reassurance

    Hey y’all. I’ll start off with saying I have severe generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and health anxiety. Have always be so fearful of my health and always google symptoms, knowing I shouldn’t. I’m on Lexapro and Xanax, but just recently started back my Lexapro having quit for a while. I’m...

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  • I’ve had full blood count and Obs taken

    I’ve been dizzy for nearly 3 months now seems to come and go and is worse when I leave the house. Just wondering if the full blood count would have shown anything nasty? Doctor thinks I’m fine as not been sent to hospital. I always worry it’s something more serious . I am also on week 5 sertraline 50mg 

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  • Losing my mind

    I have constantly blurred vision and swelling / pressure in head and difficulty swallowing even liquids I can't breath when I eat something I m suffering from insomnia from a week n I m not in my mind feel like today is my last day I'm at work n dying my head hurts when I talk no doctor want...

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  • Does Concerta Cause Long QT Syndrome?

    Concerta is a type of methylphenidate that I took from I think early middle school to the end of eleventh grade. I have seen it on a list of drugs you shouldn't take it if you already have the disease, but I want to know if it cause prolongation of the QT interval. I did get med checks every couple...

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  • Severe anxiety and panic attacks before and during period?

    Hello there I am a 20 year old female I’ve been dealing with bad anxiety for the last 11 months now. I’ve been off and off medication since. I was wondering if any other girl/women experiences worse anxiety/panic before and during your menstrual cycle? I feel i I do 😕 it gets really bad that...

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  • Difficult to breath when eat or drink milk

    Hi...i request you please guide me. I have EPS of heart in 2014. That was done nice and controlled my faster heart beat. After that and till now i feel weakness in heart, less oxygen, heart sinking dazzling. I consult about every month with cardialogist those told me i have no major heart problem i...

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  • Liver Function Test

    Hello, i have recently had some blood tests done as my heart palpitations got bad so my doctor wanted to rule it out it was definitely anxiety.   I had a full blood count and HBA1C (hemoglobin) which both come back normal, i also had a liver function blood test which my doctor wants to repeat in...

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  • Heart Racing...But Pulse is Normal....What's Happening?

    Best I can describe it is that it feels as though I've had a bunch of caffeine (and I haven't)....heart feels as though it's beating very quickly, but when I check my pulse, it's between 62 and 70BPM (very normal)....neck muscles feels tight and face feels tingly and I feel shaky (although...

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  • Heart beat low

    I got an EPS in 2014. After this i have heart sinking problem till now. But heart beat was under control. Many cardialogist checked me and said i m anexity. But last two day i noted my heart beat is slow than previous reading. It is between 55 to 63. I m very worry about this. Please suggest me is it...

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  • Anxiety Rash

    When people get physical symptoms of anxiety, i.e chest pains, do you get covered in a red rash on your chest? 

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  • Anxiety Out Of Control

    Hi I’ve got serve anxiety and for the past week or two it’s been getting out of control. My breast has a bright blue vain through it and even though “google” says it’s normal I’m loosing my mind. Every week it’s something new to worry about something not to eat sleep or even get out of bed! I fall into...

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  • tingling in head, also hot and cold feeling in head

    I recently was on a trip from Fl. to Va and halfway through the drive I felt this overwhelming hot feeling through my head and behind my ears. It scared me to death and I felt as though something terrible was happening to me.  I pulled over and started feeling a little better and thought ok that...

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  • Marijuana Induced Hell (PLEASE READ/HELP)

    Hi, In December of 2012 I made a completely moronic mistake. I smoked a lot of weed and had a panic attack. I took a few hits of a joint, was already too high without realizing it and then I got passed a vaporizer and hit that without realizing how powerful it was. I didn’t even know what a vaporizer...

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