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Horrible Panic ATTACK!!!

  1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    Hi,

    I had a horrible panic attack today
    I'm still trying to calm down

    It's because I"m withdrawing off medicine my doctor told me to

    I'm at home alone

    Luckily I realize it and reached out

    i thought it was something else bothering me but it's not really


    It's a horrible panic attack

    It got worse and I got home when I was out

    And something prob set it off

    But it got bad

    And I didn't know what to do

    ----------------------

    I AKSED MY FAMLY AND FRIENDS TO PLEASE REMIND ME IF I ACT FUNNY
    TO REMIND ME I'M WITHDRAWING

    ITS NOT EASY
    IF IT GETS WORSE i HAVE TO GO TO THE HOSP

    BUT It's good I figured it out because I'm smart

    (I'm still going thru it)

    So, please reach out and remind me I"m withdrawing
    I don't know what will happen
    but my doc told me i might have a hallucinataion

    I had one the first night - 4 days ago
    I felt like I was being tickled which i was asleep but it didn't last long
    and I felt a lot better


    I'm okay now.

    1. WAHmom profile image52
      WAHmomposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      hi, you'll be fine...our mind is very powerful so...be calm, think of positive things and try to get that panic attack feeling out of hour mind now.

  2. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    I did self soothing last night without even thinking I was doing it
    I took a nice bath with bubbles and bath oil
    It was  nice


    I just called several people and was told to go for a walk so I did and it helped

  3. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    I need people to talk to on facebook, so if you're a facebook firend of mine, please talk to me when I try to talk to you. thnaks

    1. 2uesday profile image81
      2uesdayposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      You are doing really well, I guess it is not easy but tell yourself that you are making progress. smile
      Not on Facebook but sending good wishes to you.

      1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
        schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        smile I've been thru many challenges like thi sbefore!

        1. 2uesday profile image81
          2uesdayposted 5 years agoin reply to this

          Is the photo of your pet cat it looks a very happy cat?

          1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
            schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

            yes. his name was lenny. hmm yes. he was a good cat.

            1. IzzyM profile image90
              IzzyMposted 5 years agoin reply to this

              Is he dead now? (you said he was a good cat)

              1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
                schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

                yes. unfortunately. he was living at my mom's and he disappeared

    2. profile image0
      Motown2Chitownposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Hey, Rosie.  Thought we were already friends on FB.  Look me up there if you want.  smile

  4. knolyourself profile image61
    knolyourselfposted 5 years ago

    I got a nest of ground bees out back. Zillions of em. Big opening in the
    ground like a gofer hole. They don't bother me and I don't bother them.
    But never had one around here before.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      lol !!!

  5. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 5 years ago

    Good wishes from here, too, SGFR.  Hang in there!

    What's the best way we can help you here? Distraction? Conversation? Rationality and logic or silliness and humor?

    A friend of a friend of mine had a serious panic attack when she was on a cruise ship. That had to be awful. You are such a clear-headed thinker (I think), that I know you know what's going on now. I admire you for reaching out for the help you need to get through it.  Just keep us apprised of what we need to know to do our job, okay?

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      smile I started dancing, I have so much energy now. lol.

  6. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    Thank you

    I'm on half of my seroquel, 200 now 100

    and on respieridol up to 4mg I think


    the withdrawls but also
    resperiedol makes me have lots of energy.


    I'm dancing (that's why I mentioned energy) give me energy, will prob lose more wiegt!

  7. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    I might post my embarrassing video dancing just for laughs

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this
      1. IzzyM profile image90
        IzzyMposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        The point of this is what?

        1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
          schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

          just kidding lol. (not me obviouslyl) do you really want to see the 'fat' me? lol.

          1. IzzyM profile image90
            IzzyMposted 5 years agoin reply to this

            Seriously? You linked this spoof video because you wanted to be the child-like waif that appeared on it?  Really?

            That person was not a woman, which I assume you are.

            Take your mind away from super-skinny child-like creatures because they are not what could be considered 'normal'.

            In fact, I was mildly disturbed by that video.

            I know it is a spoof, the guy with the dark, seductive and attractive looks and the girl with the waif-like body.

            He struck me as too full of himself, with too much emphasis on his macho body - pity about the lack of brain cells - while she struck me as a 'somewhere over the rainbow child' with an overactive sexual appetite.

            'Child' was still the operative word.

            Don't listen to labels, hun. Don;t let yourself be part of a clique. You are you, a unique person (that has multiple posted in this thread, but then again as the OP, that is your right, I suppose).

            1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
              schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

              No I didn't want to be the waif. The one I did was a little embarrassing so I decided not to post it. It's too late now, I deleted it LOL; I'm better at singing than dancing. I've a bit heavy right now. Over 200lbs. But losing weight thou thank God. wow your comment is a bit rude! dude

              1. IzzyM profile image90
                IzzyMposted 5 years agoin reply to this

                What part is rude? I was trying to help, but I won't bother in future.

                1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
                  schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

                  Trying to help? right lol

                  1. IzzyM profile image90
                    IzzyMposted 5 years agoin reply to this

                    I don't like people pre-judging my intentions. Post-judging and getting it wrong is even worse.

                    I never had any problem with you until you started posting negatively towards me.

                    You do know that if you look for trouble, you will find it?

  8. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    ok this is the fat me dancing. ha ha!
    nah i can't sorry.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I think this could help me lose a lot of weight! lol

  9. recommend1 profile image68
    recommend1posted 5 years ago

    Whatever else is going on   -  you have just invented hyper-posting big_smile

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      smile

  10. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 5 years ago

    LOL - SGFR, how are you doing now?  How's the dancing?  Do you need some fast music?  My newest Hub has some great YouTube clips with fast music (some of it, anyway - some is slow). It's all Fifties music - all of that super-oldie-goldie stuff.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Good, thank you. Thank God! lol.

  11. Sawfishlagoon profile image58
    Sawfishlagoonposted 5 years ago
    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      smile

  12. mirajam profile image60
    mirajamposted 5 years ago

    There are so many things that you can do, love, to cure yourself from panic and anxiety disorder. 
    I did. 
    It takes HUGE commitment, willpower, strength, and faith.

    I was on heavy meds for a while, but then I became determined to heal myself without meds.

    If you seriously want to heal yourself, you can!  You have the power. 

    Big Hugs,
    Mira

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Thank  you Mira!

  13. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 5 years ago

    How's the transition going, schoolgirl? It sounds like you are doing much better! Is that correct? Did you manage to dance away that panic attack (lol)?

    One of my son's friends has an anxiety disorder, and one of the things that helps him a lot is physical exercise. (Truthfully, I think most of us in the Western world need a lot more exercise than we get from day to day - or maybe it's just me and my family.)

    Hang in there and keep us posted.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      It's a lot better. If you read my latest hubs you'll learn more. I"m off the drug I was detoxing off of. I feel so much better, thank you!!

      True!

  14. brakel2 profile image80
    brakel2posted 5 years ago

    Were you going off one drug and starting another better drug for you?. I'll bet that is really difficult. I was afraid to try it one time. I will read the hub. Good luck.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I think I cancelled the hub, the change didn't work the new one made me extremely restless- resulting in  the hyper posting. It was miserable I couldn't sleep or function well.

  15. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
    schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years ago

    If you don't like these kind of posts,
    then blame the doctors who mess up people's lives with ignorant
    ways they treat their patients.

    This doctor messed me up for almost a month.

  16. mythbuster profile image80
    mythbusterposted 5 years ago

    I enjoyed the Dirty Dancing Parody vid! I laughed a lot while watching - thx for posting, SGFR!

    Are you feeling more steady now?

    I have panic disorder but use natural methods to deal with it 'cos I'm also a recovering addict and can't take most medications. Panic attacks are no fun at all but mine are well managed now via meditation and thinking "prompts" (previously arranged thinking prompts to get my mind out of "train-wreck" mode).

    I hope you're balancing out better regarding the med withdrawal, etc.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image83
      schoolgirlforrealposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks, yes I'm doing great (much better) now. Thank you.

  17. ALUR profile image65
    ALURposted 5 years ago

    Panic often occurs in different forms and often without warning. I use Emotional Freedom Techniques and breathing when I remember to reduce the pain and fear. Try it...and remember panic is a warning sign of listening to your body and your fears...

  18. rodney80 profile image74
    rodney80posted 5 years ago

    No way, Very fast measure to take medication then start doing Yoga, specially pranayama ( deep breathing exercises). Yoga works excellent but takes time and obviously, to start Yoga take help of an competent teacher, specially for pranayama.

 
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