A panic attack is isolated attack of severe anxiety which is connected with unpleasant symptoms. 

Panic attacks can occur by themselves or you may have another condition, such as depression or ongoing anxiety.  

Symptoms of panic attack

  • Sudden and unpredictable episodes of severe anxiety symptoms
  • sweating
  • feeling dizzy
  • feeling sick
  • shaking 
  • palpitations
  • breathlessness and hyperventilation
  • feelings ‘spaced out’ 

 

Treatment of panic attack

  • Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
  • Tricyclic antidepressant 

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