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Re: Lithium for severe anxiety, anyone? jms600

Posted by IAMtheWalrus on May 22, 2008, at 17:08:49

In reply to Lithium for severe anxiety, anyone?, posted by jms600 on May 22, 2008, at 16:34:26

> Hi
>
> For the past six years I have been suffering from anxiety, which has grown quite severe over the past five months. My basic diagnosis is panic disorder, generalized, anxiety disorder, and moderate depression.
>
> I've tried about a dozen or so different drugs which don't seem to have done very much. My psychiatrist is now considering Lithium.
>
> I don't think I am bi-polar. I certainly suffer depression and severe anxiety, along with racing thoughts which are accompanied by severe panic, but I don't get actual 'manic' phases.
>
> My question is, will Lithium really help my anxiety and panic attacks?? I've tried a number of antipsychotics which don't seem to have much of an effect. I'm also taking Diazepam on an as-needed basis, but obviously this isn't a long term solution.
>
> Will Lithium work for panic attacks and G.A.D.??
>
> Thanks!
> jms600
>
>

Yes, it has most definitely help my GAD and Major depression, i encourage you to give it a try. God bless you.

Wally


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