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Panic Attacks While Pregnant
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Yes: Having a single panic attack does not mean you have panic disorder which may not stay away during pregnancy. Your symptoms could be a sign that you really need to run this by your obstetrician. Panic d/o is having at least one panic attack per week for at lease four weeks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
One simple thing: If you can find a quiet place - do so. Breath in slowly ; deeply through your nostrils. Fill your lungs with air (but not to the point of discomfort). Hold for a count of five then slowly begin to exhale through an open mouth. Repeat at least 12 times, longer if you need to. If you haven't been assessed for your panic/ anxiety - that would be prudent. Anxiety is no fun but it is treatable. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I just found out i was pregnant and i deal with aniexty and panic attacks. Do yous have any ideas how to help me?
Panic and Pregnancy: There are certainly ways to help with anxiety and panic, even when someone is pregnant. They don't have to involve medications, but some medicines are safer than others in pregnancy. Speak with your ob-gyn about your anxiety problems, and get a referral to a therapist skilled in working with cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety. A psychiatrist can help if medicines are needed also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can I help my pregnant wife with her panic attacks and anxiety she reads into everything online and believes the worst case situation and thinks she is going to die or go crazy every time she has a panic attack and she has 3-4 a day
Having : Having three to four panic attacks per day is a high frequency. If is not uncommon for someone experiencing a pain attack to believe that they are going crazy or that they are going to die. Panic attacks do not kill people, but with that said, she must be feeling miserable. Please encourage her to see a psychiatrist and / or a clinical psychologist. There are helpful treatments that do not involve use of psychiatric medications such as cognitive behavioral therapy, deep breathing exercises and progressive muscle relaxation. However, with the described frequency and intensity of her panic attacks, she may need to consider taking medication. It is always the woman's choice if she elects to take medication and it should be discussed with both her obstetrician and her psychiatrist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It's uncertain.: It is however best if you're on medication as the ssri's which will not affect your fetus. It is believed that the mother;s anxiety is passed on to the baby. This is not evidence proven but there have been many report about it and i know you wnt to have a wonderful child free of anxiety. All the best. I can remember when i was pregnant with my twins and i ate better than i ever did in my life and. ...Read more
Is it safe to use propranolol while pregnant? I use 10-20mg sporadically for panic attacks. Thanks!
Use with: Caution in 2nd & 3rd trimesters.Get a more detailed answer ›
How do I calm down? I am so worried that I might be pregnant though bf used condom. Afraid there might have been tears? I have panic attacks.
I'll try to help: Was it today or yesterday? You can use Plan-B w/in 72hrs. Was the sex near your ovulation? If not, the risk is low and tears are also rare. You'll know it's OK when your period comes or if it is late - do a test or have an exam. Finally, until you feel less emotional about intercourse, back up to fore-play only. Find a supportive therapist to relieve your fears about sex. It's OK. Stay calm. ...Read more
Seek support: Look into getting some psychological help along with medical attention. A molar pregnancy can be devastating whether or not you are wanting to be pregnant. The good news is that there is effective treatment out there for panic attacks. You need to take the time to get yourself individual help. Seek support. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Panic is a psychological and somatic state of anxiety usually involving extreme fear, characterized by symptoms such as shortness of breath, rapid pounding heartbeat, sometimes dizziness or light-headedness, tunnel vision, a sense of unreality, and a feeling of needing to escape from ...Read more
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