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Can the brain be damaged with panic attack?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Panic

Panic attacks do not cause brain damage.

In brief: Panic

Panic attacks do not cause brain damage.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Panic attacks

Yes panic attacks themselves, do not cause brain damage.
However if people drink, or use non prescriptiopn drugs or prescription drugs in non prescribed ways, to control the panic there can be problems. One should get professional help.

In brief: Panic attacks

Yes panic attacks themselves, do not cause brain damage.
However if people drink, or use non prescriptiopn drugs or prescription drugs in non prescribed ways, to control the panic there can be problems. One should get professional help.
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
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