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Is there an anti-anxiety medicine that works to control severe performance anxiety (speaking on public) for one day?

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Dr. Joseph Weiner
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Propranolol, a type of medication called a "beta blocker", has been shown to be very helpful for performance anxiety.
It can be taken on an "as needed" basis. Of course, only do this under a physician's supervision. Hope this answer helped.

In brief: Yes

Propranolol, a type of medication called a "beta blocker", has been shown to be very helpful for performance anxiety.
It can be taken on an "as needed" basis. Of course, only do this under a physician's supervision. Hope this answer helped.
Dr. Joseph Weiner
Dr. Joseph Weiner
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Dr. Jeffrey Barke
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Several strategies including behavioral therapy and/or medication.
Common meds include Xanax (alprazolam) and beta blockers.

In brief: Yes

Several strategies including behavioral therapy and/or medication.
Common meds include Xanax (alprazolam) and beta blockers.
Dr. Jeffrey Barke
Dr. Jeffrey Barke
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