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Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale
Symptoms: heart sinking, nrrvousness anxiety loss of gocus panic attacks depression restless leg syndrome psychosomatic pain anger. Meds advice.
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
Insomnia 7yrs, chronic fatigue, anxiety, panic attacks, memory loss, pain back of head, neck, shoulders, hips & depression setting in now. Diagnosis?
I'm suffering with frequent panic attacks. Are symptoms restlessness, rising hr, palpitation, uneasiness?
Can anxiety mimic the symptoms of CKD: restless legs at night, increased urination, shortness of breath, back pain, headache, trouble concentrating?
Kidney disease: assuming CKD means chronic kidney disease. Until very late and had advanced stage, usually requiring immediate dialysis, CK D typically has no specific associated symptoms other than a loss of nocturnal urinary concentration ability requiring a trip to the bathroom during the night. Hope that helps. ...Read more
I am experiencing abdominal pain and feeling anxious (worsened by: psychological stress) . Chest pain and discomfort. Severe panic attacks.
Multiple symptoms - anxiety, heart palpitations, digestive issues, abdominal cramps, muscle aches, trouble sleeping. Symptoms seem to come and go rand?
Yes: About 40% of people w panic attacks develop chest pain. As a result, they may think they are experiencing a heart attack & fear they are dying. Panic attacks can lead to chest tightness, nausea, vomiting& other physical sxs. Anxiety can be accompanied by marked muscle tension which can lead to tension headaches.If you are experiencing sxs let your provider know. Consider acupuncture or cbt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Post-op pain from spine surgery fusion 12/15/14. Off hard meds. on over-counter med that don't help. Anxiety, insomnia, mild depression symptoms. Help?
Help available: There are some medications that can help. Talk to your doctor about which ones are right for you. ...Read more
Tiredness headaches mood swings dizziness depression anxiety and inattention. What causes all my symptoms?
See below...: All the symptoms u describe are not uncommon with depressive disorders...Although more details are needed, to know for sure... I hope u are in psychotherapy working on the underlying emotional issues. I have seen many a client have their physical symptoms disappear as their depression lifted... Of course, a general physical work up with ur md is a good idea as well... Wishing you well! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Terrible joint pain, tired , anxiety , drepression, severe constip. Past history of lymes on paxil, (paroxetine) klonopin, and vicodin nothing helping feeling worse?
60 mg duloxetine for nerve burning,neck, back pain, and anxiety. Not helping anxiety. Other suggestions?
Could cymbalta (duloxetine) increase pain tolerance and/or pain threshold in a healthy person without chronic and/or neurological pain issues?
I'm suffering from generalized anxiety disorder and have the occasional anxiety attack usually from work stress. Any ssris you'd recommend?
Yes, but...: Recommending a specific agent among the ssris or another group for you without an evaluation would be akin to recommending specific engine repairs without doing any diagnostics or even knowing what kind of engine it is. Medicine is nothing more than a tool that must be applied and used in a specific way tailored to fit your specific needs. Haphazardly applying a random tool may just worsen things. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
That's a lot!: Sounds like a lot of the physical symptoms that can occur with stress. If you are not typically an anxious person and are under a lot of stress right now, see your doctor to discuss medications and counseling. If you have these symptoms and your life is calm and you can identify nothing to cause it, see your doctor to have blood work and exam done. ...Read more
How severe is an albumin of 5.4? Please describe severity of symptoms? Crippling fatigue, pulsating symptoms, severe headaches, eye pain, nausea?
None of the above: I hope it doesn't disappoint you greatly to let you know that your Albumin levels are considered quite within the normal range. Of course, lab values do vary from one laboratory to another therefore, it would be best to find out the normal range in the laboratory you had the blood drawn or tested but for all intents and purposes the range of normal for Albumin is taken to be 3.5 to 5.5. ...Read more