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Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more
Fix anxiety sources: Reduce stress, improve relations, prioritize, decrease demands, exercise, decrease caffeine/alcohol; pay attention to dietary selections, have a healthy sex life, stimulate your mind intellectually and where necessary, medications. The drugs of choice? Serotinergic antidepressants(short term use or breakthrough symptoms), benzo diazepines(selectively). Attempt Buspar (buspirone) or low dose b-blockers helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would cause a head rush feeling around 5Am .im in perimenopause,it dont happen every night. Though.its usually when im trying to drift off to sleep.and always at the same time,ive had blood work and all came back normal.Dr says anxiety but i dont see
What could cause head pressure and tingly feeling and feeling warm at 4 am while in bed?Bp is 109/79 .i am in perimenopause.also have anxiety
Anxiety & Menopause: Yes, anxiety can cause feelings of pressure in your head, and tingling sensations. Your BP appears normal. But feeling warm and/or night sweats are common in menopause. Check with your gynecologist re your hormonal levels, you may be moving into menopause. If so, there are a variety of treatment options. If all OK and just anxiety, see a psychologist for CBT psychotherapy. Good luck! ...Read more
I have high cortisol levels. What does this mean? I am in perimenopause and have been tested for my hormone levels. A recent saliva test showed I have high cortisol levels. I have been suffering from anxiety, depression and insomnia. I am under going
High : High cortisol levels should be confirmed and further evaluated by an internist or endocrinologist. Salivary testing is not mainstream and could be misleading. Stress can result in elevations of cortisol but these will usually suppress with Dexamethasone (this is part of the further testing). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please my anxiety out of control plus irregular periods palpitations and tingly breasts very low mood.is this perimenopause or stress im 49 50 soon?
I've been on Paxil (paroxetine) for 15 years and helped my anxiety/depression. Ever since i hit perimenapause it stopped working, why and what do I o?
Paxil (paroxetine): Your prescribing physician would ne the best to consult, since s/he can assess your current symptoms and treat accordingly. ...Read more
Im currently taking orthocyclen(35mcg estrogen) but im in
perimenopuase and need estrogen for night sweats, im having
anxiety attacks, now what?
How would i know if I am perimenopausal? I am 32, had partial hysterec. In 2007. Have anxiety, fast pulse, major sleeping problems, some night sweats.
I was diagnosed with pcos at 18. I'm now 46 and experiencing really bad perimenopausal symptoms such as mood swings and anxiety, acid reflux, crushing?
Different issues: PCOS and other symptoms may be unrelated. How much over ideal weight are you? Any meds or hormones? See if your Drs have some answers. ...Read more
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