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Panic attacks

I have been having panic attacks since last 1 and half years I have been taking medicines such as lonazep up to 1 mg and nexito/rexipra/escitlopram up to 20 MG I'm even getting anticipatory panic attacks. how long does it take to cure. panic attack has really taken a toll on my daily life. pl help.
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Dr. Shobha Krishna Bangalore | Psychiatrist
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Hi you should consult a psychiatrist for reassessment and change in medication also see a psychologist for psychological therapy Combination of medication along with psychological therapy gives best outcome
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Vijayanath Bangalore | Psychiatrist
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Hi. Please get reevaluated your diagnosis for better outcome. since there are possibility of getting overlapping of diagnosis. So please tell your symptoms in details and request your psychiatrist to work with your symptoms.
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Hello,
Medications take 2 to 4 weeks to start  acting.  By 6 weeks if there is no significant improvement, you will need a different  medication
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