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Anxiety attacks

My anxiety attacks have suddenly become more prominent ; occurring at least once in 4-5 days. I have not switched to any new medication and have been taking 20mg of nexito once a day and Lonazep 0.5mg as SOS. I have started sleeping too much and my disconnected myself from friends and family as I don't want to take the effort of going out anymore. I also have crying spells and feel lethargic and light headed throughout the day. Why is this happening?
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Dr. Vikas Khanna
Hypnotherapist 15 yrs exp Delhi
Drugs will drug you, the brain is lulled that way. So some weird symptoms may accompany Anxiety attacks are just symptomatic of years of your repetitive insecure fearful thought pattern. The body just wants to push it out. So have patience....let it GO. But do introspect why and how the result for each is hanging like a sword. t.c
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Ms. Vidhi Shah Prabhu
Clinical Psychologist 8 yrs exp Ahmedabad
Hi, based on your history of medications I'm assuming you have visited a psychiatrist before. For how long have you been experiencing anxiety and have been on these drugs? Have you taken any counseling sessions in the mean while as well? Anxiety occurs when there is an underlying issues which you haven't been able to recognize and address. This can be done only through counseling and if continue to avoid it, the attack will only increase and worsen. Please get an appointment immediately with a psychologist/counselor so that your anxiety can reduce.
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