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Panic attacks and negative thinking in pregnancy

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Relaxing2 Sat 11-Nov-17 16:45:44

Hi has anyone suffered with this and been able to get better my head is racing everyday and getting panic attacks quiet a lot I'm on steraline 100mg feel like I'm losing my mind please some one help experiences anything

Maccapacca88 Sat 11-Nov-17 17:15:10

How long have you been on the Sertraline? I had​ severe antenatal anxiety and depression. It went instantly when I had my baby. It has come back now, but that is due to a difficult life situation I am currently in. I'm on sertraline and it is helping.

There are some similar threads currently going including a support thread for people taking Sertraline.

Relaxing2 Sat 11-Nov-17 17:18:06

I started steraline about 3 weeks ago started on 50mg then went to 100mg last week I feel I am relaxed at night time but in the day as soon as I wake up it's awful horrible thinking and panic attacks I just want it to stop

wowbutter Sat 11-Nov-17 17:19:34

What are the negative feelings you are experiencing?
What do you wake up and think and feel?

Relaxing2 Sat 11-Nov-17 17:24:09

I won't cope in labour something is going to go wrong it keeps replying in my head

Maccapacca88 Sat 11-Nov-17 18:09:49

That is a big jump in a short time! From​what I have read, morning panic is quite common when starting Sertraline. I certainly got it and mine is only just subsiding 4 weeks in on just 50mg. It's awful starting the day with a panic attack isn't it? I'd give it a few more days then contact your go if it isn't easing off.

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