Anxiety Depression Treatment

Anxiety Symptoms


Symptoms of anxiety

Psychological arousal

  • Fearful anticipation
  • Irritability
  • Sensitivity to noise
  • Restlessness
  • Poor concentration
  • Worrying thoughts

Autonomic arousal

Gastrointestinal

  • Dry mouth
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Epigastric discomfort
  • Excessive wind
  • Frequent or loose motions

Respiratory

  • Constriction in the chest
  • Difficulty inhaling

Cardiovascular

  • Palpitations
  • Discomfort in chest
  • Awareness of missed beats

Genitourinary

  • Frequent or urgent micturition
  • Failure of erection
  • Menstrual discomfort
  • Amenorrhoea

Muscle tension

  • Tremor
  • Headache
  • Aching muscles

Hyperventilation

  • Dizziness
  • Tingling in the extremities
  • Feeling of breathlessness

Sleep disturbance

  • Insomnia
  • Night terror

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