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A 25-year-old female asked:

been to drs- mon just gone, said i have sever gad. 2day i have a tight feeling in my head sent me into panic attack, can anxiety cause tight headaches?

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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry 39 years experience
Yes: Panic can cause headaches. It is an adrenal surge which can have multiple physical symptoms of hyperness followed by exhaustion and headache.

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Last updated Apr 24, 2017

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