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30 Jul 2007

Panic attacks.
Hi,
I would like to know if a woman in her menopause can have panic attacks. I have had a few, mostly during the night. It comes on very quickly, shortness of breath, fast heartbeats, feeling as if I want to faint. Sometimes I have to lay down (on the floor) untill it passes, feeling cold and sweaty.
I can usually controll it by counting forward and backward while breathing evenly and deeply.
Thanks.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It is possible that this is hormonal, but it may not be.

Best wishes
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