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Panic Attacks

Panic Attacks

Hi does anyone else suffer from panic attacks? I get them only at night. Shivering, heart racing, shaking, vomiting and diarrhea many times. It lasts 2 to 3 hours! I know not normal but wonder if MS and altered neuro sympathetic response? Not side effect of Betaserone. Only happens every other month or so but so awful.

A MyMSTeam Member said:

I’m sorry you are having panic attacks. I have had panic attacks but years before I was diagnosed with MS. I was prescribed an antidepressant which helped along with therapy and learning how to breathe and meditate to calm myself down. I hope you can discover what can help you!

posted 17 days ago
A MyMSTeam Member said:

I have them during the day sometimes, but I've found that Xanax helps.

posted 14 days ago
A MyMSTeam Member said:

I have ptsd as another so sickness n 10 mgm Valium before wanna sleep n I get 4-5 hours n no memory of dreams!!!

posted 17 days ago
A MyMSTeam Member said:

I used to get nocturnal attacks for a few months. But was mainly due to adverse drug reaction and after I contracted the flu.

I’ve had them during day as well but haven’t had one for many months

posted 17 days ago
A MyMSTeam Member said:

I do meditation, breathing, sensory grounding as much as i can in the panic moment. Take an Ativan but nothing slows the intensity or duration. So dread them and try to remind myself it will end and I will be ok. Thanks

posted 17 days ago
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