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What is like for someone who has a panic attack ?

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Dr. Missid Ghanem
Clinical Psychology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Scary spec. 1st time

Symptoms of a panic attack, which often last about 10 minutes, include: difficulty breathing, pounding heart or chest pain, intense feeling of dread, sensation of choking or smothering, dizziness or feeling faint, trembling or shaking, sweating, nausea or stomachache, tingling or numbness in the fingers and toes, chills or hot flashes, a fear that you are losing control or are about to die.

In brief: Scary spec. 1st time

Symptoms of a panic attack, which often last about 10 minutes, include: difficulty breathing, pounding heart or chest pain, intense feeling of dread, sensation of choking or smothering, dizziness or feeling faint, trembling or shaking, sweating, nausea or stomachache, tingling or numbness in the fingers and toes, chills or hot flashes, a fear that you are losing control or are about to die.
Dr. Missid Ghanem
Dr. Missid Ghanem
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Panic attack

Sudden intense fear or apprehension that peaks within 10 minutes & lasting minutes to hours, accompanied by physical symptoms such as fast heart beats, sweating, shaking, shortness of breath, nausea, choking feeling, numbness/tingling, chest discomfort, dizziness.

In brief: Panic attack

Sudden intense fear or apprehension that peaks within 10 minutes & lasting minutes to hours, accompanied by physical symptoms such as fast heart beats, sweating, shaking, shortness of breath, nausea, choking feeling, numbness/tingling, chest discomfort, dizziness.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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