Tag Archives: Panic

2006 Justin Has a Panic Attack

Thought the medication initially seemed promising, one major hiccup nearly derailed the entire process. My pediatrician prescribed a “taper on” regimen, in which I would begin with a lower dose and work my way up through three levels until I reached the full dose. I began at 5 milligrams, and after two weeks bumped up… Read More »

Treatment of Panic Disorder with Antidepressants Associated with Better Outcomes

While we have focused a great deal on the emergence of mood disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period, there is a growing body of literature that indicates that anxiety symptoms are prevalent during this period of time and may also affect pregnancy outcomes.  Although many women with panic disorder attempt to discontinue their medications… Read More »