Several types of medication have been shown to be effective in managing symptoms of panic attacks, including: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Generally safe with a low risk…

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Symptoms can include: shortness of breath. heart palpitations (fast, fluttering heartbeat) dizziness. Does phentermine increase heart rate? Phentermine is similar to an amphetamine. Phentermine stimulates the central nervous…

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Low levels of serotonin in the brain may cause depression, anxiety, and sleep trouble. Many doctors will prescribe a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) to treat depression. They’re…

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Conclusions: Neither fluoxetine nor sertraline was associated with clinically significant changes in thyroid function or thyroid autoimmunity in either primary hypothyroid or normal thyroid function patients with depression….

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Overall, Zoloft is a generally well-tolerated and safe medication and has significantly helped many people cope with their psychiatric condition. You deserve to get well. The good news…

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One of the most common eye-related side effects of antidepressants and anti-anxiety medications is blurred vision. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) like Zoloft, Prozac, Lexapro, etc. directly affect…

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Antidepressant discontinuation syndrome, also called antidepressant withdrawal, occurs when a person abruptly stops taking antidepressant medication. Many people who experience antidepressant withdrawal feel like they have the flu…

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It was previously reported that caffeine has the capability to reduce brain serotonin synthesis by inhibiting tryptophan hydroxylase, the rate-limiting enzyme for central serotonin biosynthesis (Lim et al.,…

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Most antidepressants are selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). They boost the levels of serotonin in the brain. Bupropion, or Wellbutrin, is different. It is a norepinephrine-dopamine reuptake inhibitor…

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You can take a sleep aid if you have obstructive sleep apnea, but it’s not usually recommended. Do sleeping pills make sleep apnea worse? Sleeping pills assist with…

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