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Doctor insights on: Loss Of Speech, Dilated Pupils, Hand Cramps And Panic Attacks

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Have panic attacks mitral valve repair 3 yrs get migraine aura ,left hand numb 4 mins no aura migraine? had numb hands before ,likely Panic attack ?

Have panic attacks mitral valve repair 3 yrs get migraine aura ,left hand numb 4 mins no aura migraine? had numb hands before ,likely Panic attack ?

Consultation advised: Sorry, this Q & A box isn't designed for diagnosing illness. You would be best served with an INBOX TEXT CONSULTATION at Health Tap. You would need to upload results of any tests, if available, as well as your medical history. You would NEED TO MAKE YOURSELF AVAILABLE for 24 hours to reply to any questions from your consultant. http://http://bit.ly/1OiIRcI Best wishes. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Heart feels like itching inside.Quit smoking october 13, 2 panic attacks, none since.Bloods&ecg normal.Stops when led on back/not thinking about it/busy

Heart feels like itching inside.Quit smoking october 13, 2 panic attacks, none since.Bloods&ecg normal.Stops when led on back/not thinking about it/busy

Reassurance: If you monitor your pulse at the time of your symptoms and your pulse is perfectly regular, that would rule out any abnormality in your heart's rhythm. Try not to dwell on your breathing or heart beat. Your symptom does not suggest a heart disorder. ...Read more

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Anxiety attack Wednesday, chest pain followed. Went away, Hard dusty feeling in lungs when inhale. Anxious feeling, jittery feelings in muscles.. ?


Anxiety attack Wednesday, chest pain followed.
Went away, 
Hard dusty feeling in lungs when inhale. Anxious feeling, jittery feelings in muscles.. ?

Sounds like a: hangover from the anxiety attack. This is common because anxiety attacks symptoms are caused by a surge of adrenaline and stress hormones, which have a longer half-life; meaning, they take longer to leave your system. While they are around, they still create havoc, just less as they break down and are eliminated. All your symptoms are classic panic attack symptoms. ...Read more

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Bronchiectasis since a child, on oxygen 24/7- last 15 years. Legs swollen incontinent, nods off then speaks like drunk when awoken Congestive heart ??

Bronchiectasis since a child, on oxygen 24/7- last 15 years. Legs swollen incontinent, nods off then speaks like drunk when awoken Congestive heart ??

Sick: All these issues need a doctor's care. Low oxygen levels can lead to or worsen existing heart failure including the right side of the heart. Sleep apnea is also a possibility as is chronic respiratory failure but the patient needs to see a lung specialist. ...Read more

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Dx GAD, PTSD. After a panic attack my muscles are soe, dry mouth and light headed. Is this normal after a panic attack?

Dx GAD, PTSD. After a panic attack my muscles are soe, dry mouth and light headed. Is this normal after a panic attack?

Panic attacks: Because the body prepares for fight or flight in panic, muscle soreness could occur. Dry mouth and light headedness are common. Although there are a number of good meds to help calm down sx (see a Psychiatrist) the long term best choice is to see a Psychologist expert in treating anxiety. Recommend EMDR Therapy for more rapid results and less distress from the therapy. www.emdria.org ...Read more

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Conscious seizure? Full body spasming . Can feel heart pounding hard before spasming startshyperventilation. On Zoloft Abilify and focalin (dexmethylphenidate). Been 5 yrs

Conscious seizure? Full body spasming . Can feel heart pounding hard before spasming startshyperventilation. On Zoloft Abilify and focalin (dexmethylphenidate). Been 5 yrs

See your doctor: Based on your symptoms and medications, you should likely be seen by a physician. It may be that you are having anxiety attacks. It would be worth seeing her family practice physician to discuss changing medications to improve your symptoms. ...Read more

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I don't have racing heart or hyperventilation during my panic attacks. Only uncomfy chest, pvcs, dizzy & short of breath. Cardiac r/o. Possible?

I don't have racing heart or hyperventilation during my panic attacks. Only uncomfy chest, pvcs, dizzy & short of breath. Cardiac r/o. Possible?

Panic can be unique: First, i hope an actual medical condition has been ruled out through history/testing/labs. Second, your symptoms sure sound like panic attacks so consider using Klonopin instead of xanax which will be harder to stop. Paxil (paroxetine) works best when combined with therapy like cbt to help you feel less anxious. ...Read more

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I am experiencing chills, leg weakness, shaking hands or tremor, clammy hands, shortness of breath (time frame: gradual onset) (worsened by: psych...

I am experiencing  chills, leg weakness, shaking hands or tremor, clammy hands, shortness of breath (time frame: gradual onset) (worsened by: psych...

Go to the ER: I highly recommend you get immediate medical attention for this symptoms. It seems you have mentioned psych meds? (in the title) and you may be having a very severe and potentially dangerous reaction! Please seek urgent care. Be well. ...Read more

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Felt sick suddenly 161/95 blood pressure 89 hp is it anxiety ? Just took 0.50mg Xanax (alprazolam) i'm doing biofeedback and seeing psychologist

Felt sick suddenly 161/95 blood pressure 89 hp is it anxiety ? Just took 0.50mg Xanax (alprazolam) i'm doing biofeedback and seeing psychologist

Hypertension?: Anxiety can sometime elevate your bp, but you should have it checked again to make sure you do not suffer from hypetension, and if so you may need treatment for that. ...Read more

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Anxiety and dilated pupils ? When I have a panic attack they dilate is that normal?

Anxiety and dilated pupils ? When I have a panic attack they dilate is that normal?

Common: It has been seen in many people with anxiety. It is supposed to be related to hormones produced and the neurotransmitters that are stimulated causing the radial muscles of the eyes to be stimulated and causing what is called mydriasis. ...Read more

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For 3 yrs off & on nausea cold sweats anxiety seeing blurry objects flying round while verge of vomit shortness of breath &took effexor (venlafaxine) somewhat help?

For 3 yrs off & on nausea cold sweats anxiety seeing blurry objects flying round while verge of vomit shortness of breath &took effexor (venlafaxine) somewhat help?

Anxiety treatable: Anxiety is very treatable and people can enjoy a normal life. It is a process where an anxiety "regulator/antidepressant" is used to achieve that.. doctor works with patient to reach an optimal response...other meds are used as " helpers" to achieve this goal. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) , when combined with medication is effective for long term prevention of recurrence Feel btter ...Read more

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S/s: feeling like passing out ONLY while moving eyes, light-headed/tired, mildly slurred speech, weak legs, tingly hands/face. possibilities?

S/s: feeling like passing out ONLY while moving eyes, light-headed/tired, mildly slurred speech, weak legs, tingly hands/face. possibilities?

General weakness w/ : Horizontal optokinetic nystagmus, a symptom which can accompany vertigo. ... "a whirling or spinning movement") is a subtype of dizziness in which a patient .... pursuit eye movement followed by a rapid saccade in the opposite direction of the movement. But your s/s more serious. Consult your MD. It could be inner ear infection or even a mild stroke. Given your age I'd opt for inner ear GO to ER ...Read more

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Need smthg for severe panic when flying, involuntary shaking, body pain, irtnl fear. Xanex numbs body not mind. Dr. suggested Lexotanil. 20 hr flight?

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

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I quit smoking 2 weeks ago. I have increased anxiety, feeling detached, vertigo, chest pains, shortness of breath, and panic attacks. Normal or worry?

I quit smoking 2 weeks ago. I have increased anxiety, feeling detached, vertigo, chest pains, shortness of breath, and panic attacks. Normal or worry?

Disease of Addiction: This is your addict brain trying to get you to restart smoking. This is normal and is known as withdrawal. Please do not let these symptoms, which will subside, take you back to smoking. ...Read more

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Panic (Definition)

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


Pupil (Definition)

The pupil is the opening in the iris inside of the eye though which light is focused on the retinal film at the back of the eye. The iris can open and close in response to light to vary the amount inside the eye. It is what looks red, in the ...Read more