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Internal Shakes Fear
Hi sir, I m faiz 30 year old, I am suffering from anxity and gas problem, also my body and heart shakes and I feel fear of this condition. Specially a?
Anxiety & Gas: Please first see your doctor to rule out or identify medical conditions. It MAY be something as simple as the need for a probiotic or something more. Your doc will know. Then get your anxiety treated by a mental health pro such as a clinical psychologist. See www. Relaxationresponse. Orgs for some self-help. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I would define fear as an insecure feeling, a feeling of impending doom! This is a sort of defense mechanism we developed that help us to survive. Fear helps us from falling "off the cliffs, " as we know the consequences; and help us survive. Children unknowingly, fall off, as ...Read more
I'm bipolar/schizo affective, now and then I have severe fear, my head shakes and my body stifles. Is this a type of seizure?
Schizoaffective: It is unlikely that your shakes are due to seizures or convulsions. It could be extreme anxiety or side effects from medications of antipsychotic type like seroquel, geodon, (ziprasidone) Abilify or risperdal. Please see your doctor to identify the cause of those movements and follow thru the recommendations to prevent them. ...Read more
My home burnt to the ground losing everything I own, can’t shake the fear, thoughts and recurring down state of this tragedy?
Sorry to hear that: You may have some sort of anxiety disorder that's developed as a result such as post traumatic stress or stress reaction or even anxiety or depression. An assessment by your doctor will help you here as once a diagnosis has made there are usually treatments - psychological therapy, medications or a combination of both to assist you. All the best and hoping things turn for the better for you. ...Read more
Dr. Sometimes I go through moments of sudden fear, my body tightens up and I automatically hold myself, cry and shake, why?
Gp measured my calfs and they were identical, I have had many ddimer test and always normal my biggest fear is pe and I can't shake it help?
Beyond this venue...: Your question is a very important one, but requires details of your situation that goes beyond what can be provided by this venue. I would recommend talking to your doctor to figure out why your biggest fear is getting a pe, so this is likely affecting how you perceiving your case. ...Read more
Can fear start off a epilepsy shake or epilepsy seizure.? And I'm curious does fear make epilepsy worse.? I been shaking a little
Unlikely but possible. Please contact your primary doctor as soon as you can. If you can't get to that doctor for a few days, have a family person or a friend to take you to the nearest Emergency facility.
Hope things go well - please keep me posted. ...Read more
Can fear stress and being upset make you shake I been shaking a lot lately but not like seizures I have epilepsy though I shake but no seizures what causes shaking?
Yes and no: Stress can lead to insomnia and that can lead to exacerbation of a physiological tremor as well as essential tremor and poor seizure control. Alternatively there are also certain seizures that are associated with tremulousness outside of an attack (i.e. Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy or JME). If you are not sleeping well, this should be addressed first. If no insomnia then you may need further eval. ...Read more
After the death of my parents & best friend, I think I developed a fear of dying. So much I have shake my head get rid of the thought. Any suggestions?
On Death and Dying: Sorry for your loss. Losing loved ones is always painful. A good book by elisabeth kubler ross called on death and dying helped me. So sorry. ...Read more
I have an extreme fear or getting breast cancer. I've seen therapist but can't shake this. You have any advice? I would like to have breast reduction
Educate yourself: Breast reduction will not significantly reduce your chance of getting breast cancer. If you have the gene, prophylactic mastectomy may be an option. Otherwise, not appropriate just for fear. Nothing you can do will make you immune or even reduce your risk much. You also know that proper surveillance against breast cancer drops your risk of dying of it to very low. To be brave, act brave. ...Read more
Headache that is sometimes worse sometimes better coupled with some memory trouble. Have anxiety and depression. Can's shake the fear of brain tumor.
There is a solution: Headaches are common and most often related to stress (Tension headache). Brain tumor is an uncommon cause of headache. If you are that worried about brain tumor, it is easy to check for this, with an X-ray. But you need to see a doctor who can then guide you and order either CT scan or MRI of the brain to check for brain tumor which is easy to detect with one of these tests. ...Read more
I had a lot of stress lately, and I have ben losing my temper and shaking a ton. I fear im going to tottaly crack. What should I do?
Seek hemlp: Seek help from a a psychiatrist, psychologist, or clergy. ...Read more
At times I feel so shaky my sugar levels are normal 110-115 but feels like I went on a roller coaster shaking out of fear. Start to stutter as well.?
Shaky: Could be other things so see your doctor for an exam. ...Read more
Can anxiety cause brain tumor-like symptoms? I fear that I have a brain tumor because I started getting nauseated and weak fatigued and muscle shaking
Yes.: Symptoms raising concern for brain tumor vary depending on the part of the brain they affect. Uncontrollable nausea and vomiting (without diarrhea), dizziness, vertigo or focal weakness or sensory loss in one part of your body on one side of your body would be symptoms to watch for. Brain tumors are rare, and it's much more likely your symptoms are due to anxiety. A neurologist could help. ...Read more
80yrs today & severe GAD Taking. 50 Xanax at bedtime x3mos & Paxil 40mg not working. Can't sleep Nervous wreak Shaking & Fear. Took 2. 50 mg Xanax for 1st time @ noon & it helped some. Had to take 1mg again at tonight at 830pm. Nothing working help! ?
Please don't: You must speak with your physician or other prescriber. At your age, increasing the dose of any benzo or other mood-altering drug can be physically dangerous. It sounds like panic attacks beyond the GAD. If Paxil isn't working, a different SSRI or use of an SNRI may be more helpful. You have to work with your health care professional on this, and they need to be your first source. ...Read more
Female virgin. Lack of interest in sex. It seems painful, thinking of post coital tear. The whole body shaking with fear when thinking of it?
Freaked tonight. Frozen in bed, shaking, crying, panic attack. Hypervigilant, but didn't want it to go away bc of fear? Felt like a child again. Ptsd?
Depends on trigger: If there was a specific memory (like of a traumatic event) or trigger for it, then it might be ptsd. More likely it is anxiety that is culminating in panic. Either way, it will get progressively more life-limiting and needs treatment. See a lcsw/msw counselor or a psychologist--either can work with your dr or with a psychiatrist to rx med (-s) to assist in reducing your syptom frequency / severity. ...Read more
Need smthg for severe panic when flying, involuntary shaking, body pain, irtnl fear. Xanex numbs body not mind. Dr. suggested Lexotanil. 20 hr flight?
Calm flight: Lexotanil is similar to Xanax but may be worth a try. Ask your doctor about Buspar (buspirone) for anxiety, short-acting. An eye mask may also help to calm and sleep. Avoid caffeine the day before until you've landed as it will keep you awake and heighten anxiety. Listen to "sleep music" or whatever soothing sounds you prefer on youtube. Distract yourself with pleasant reading and images. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Getup 1hour after sleep with fear, sweating, shaking, reality confusion, walking aimlessly then hardly remember. Panic attacks or sleep terrors? What to do?
Panic attacks: Seek help from a psychotherapist or aosychiatrist ...Read more
Been on 100 mg sertraline 4 weeks, had internal tremors and shakes all day, is this a sx and will it pass?
When you say "shakes" while going to bed do you perhaps mean some jerks or sudden body jolts as you're going from an awake to a sleeping state? Those are called HYPNAGOGIC episodes or HYPNOGOGIA...and there is nothing abnormal or dangerous about them....everybody can get them.
Jerks or shakes are associated with falling asleep and are called hypnagogic dreams. ...Read more
Alcohol & shakes:
Shakes or tremors with alcohol signifies alcohol dependence or alcohol withdrawal and both imply need to get help. Thiamine which is a vitamin can be started. There are medications which can help but they have to be prescribed by doctor so please consult with your Doctor.
http://patient. Info/health/alcoholism-and-problem-drinking ...Read more
Shaking chills: You are coming down with the flu ...Read more
You are physically: Dependent on alcohol. Tremor is one of the most common symptoms/signs of physical dependency on alcohol and similar drugs - the "shakes." at the most extreme, this becomes the "shaking delirium" - delirium tremens or dts. You need to seek help and get safely detoxified from alcohol and learn ways to live a sober life. Seizures, dt's and severe health effects are in your future if you don't stop. ...Read more
Likely hypoglycemia: Low blood sugar can cause symptoms like tremors/shakiness, anxiety, sweating, hunger and tingling. Symptoms usually improve rapidly after eating or drinking. Eating regularly and consuming a combination of both protein and carbohydrate rich foods can help avoid such symptoms. ...Read more