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Racmactac Fri 04-Dec-15 19:49:51

Just been prescribed this for panic attacks, anyone else take them?
Do they help?

Wolpertinger Fri 04-Dec-15 19:52:11

I really liked them. I still got anxious but my heart didn't race, my hands didn't shake and without all the physical stuff going on, the mental stuff was a lot easier to deal with.

Sadly I've got asthma now and can't have them any more - but they were very helpful.

gingerboy1912 Fri 04-Dec-15 19:55:40

Been on them for 6 years for migraines and later on anxiety they work fine. make me hungry though which has lead to weight gain. Give them a go and see how you get on. Good luck

hefzi Fri 04-Dec-15 22:33:41

They are really good for zapping the physical effects of a panic attack.

Arcadia Fri 04-Dec-15 22:34:48

I have found them quite good for stressful situations no side effects, not sedating so no drowsiness, give them a go.

SirChenjin Fri 04-Dec-15 22:34:50

Wonderful things. Stop the awful physical feelings of anxiety without making you zombified - I can highly recommend.

GiddyOnZackHunt Fri 04-Dec-15 22:37:09

I have them for occasional bad panic attacks. Marvellous things.

PersonalClown Fri 04-Dec-15 22:49:51

I'm on them for migraines but My God are they awesome. My anxiety and depression are at an all time low.

I still think some anxious stuff but they stop me for having the physical symptoms and I don't obsess so much anymore.

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