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What does a panic attack feel like to you when you are in the midst of one?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Panic attacks can
Develop rapidly w sxs of: anxiety; rapid, pounding heart beat; chest tightness or pain; shortness of breath w hyperventilation; hot or cold flashes; a sense of butterflies in the stomach, nausea or vomiting; tingling of mouth or extremities; ^ sweating; feeling faint or lightheaded; headache or shaking.
There may be difficulty swallowing or tight throat; a sense that you aren't real or that the.

In brief: Panic attacks can
Develop rapidly w sxs of: anxiety; rapid, pounding heart beat; chest tightness or pain; shortness of breath w hyperventilation; hot or cold flashes; a sense of butterflies in the stomach, nausea or vomiting; tingling of mouth or extremities; ^ sweating; feeling faint or lightheaded; headache or shaking.
There may be difficulty swallowing or tight throat; a sense that you aren't real or that the.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
world around you is surreal. You may be afraid you're going crazy or that you'll die. Panic attacks usually peak w/i 10 mins & than v, but can leave you exhausted or w residual anxiety.
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Panic
Sense of impending doom, intense fear, symptoms such as heart racing, shaking, sweating, rapid breathing, tense muscles, etc.

In brief: Panic
Sense of impending doom, intense fear, symptoms such as heart racing, shaking, sweating, rapid breathing, tense muscles, etc.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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