- Stress and anxiety can last a few days; weeks or years if the individual cannot seem to resolve the issues in their life such a bad relationship; divorce; loss of a loved one; work problems or financial problem that is causing them to feel this way or, if they have had a trauma such as an abusive relationship; victim in a crime or rape.
Asked in Anxiety Disorders
How long do anxiety symptoms last?
There are five types of anxiety disorders. Generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, and social anxiety ( agoraphobia ). So it's hard to answer considering I ( we ) don't know what anxiety disorder were talking about. Some last forever if not treated with medication. ( generalized anxiety disorder ) Panic disorder can last a couple minutes to an hour or more. I'd recommend if your having anxiety symptoms that last over 4 weeks to see...
What types of symptoms would a person on stress leave exhibit?
Stress! Here is an excellent website that discusses short and long term physical and behavioral symptoms of stress: http://www.twilightbridge.com/stress/complete/4symptomsofstress.htm ...
How long do withdrawal symptoms from Lexapor last and does anxiety return right away?
I was on Lexapro for 6 months experienced withdrawl symptoms for 2 months after and 6 months later began having anxiety attacks again. I even tapered off the drug for a month but still suffered withdrawl. ...
Asked in Disability Insurance, Symptoms, Stress
What are long term symptoms of stress reaction?
Long term symptoms of stress reaction can be varied. They can include depression, sleep disorder, weight loss or gain, irritability and substance abuse. Symptoms are as varied as the individuals involved in the stressors. ...
Asked in Anxiety Disorders, Symptoms, Emotions
How long so symptoms of anxiety attacks last?
Persistent anxiety attacks can occur your entire life. If you mean how long can the effects of one 'attack' last, usually your body will relax after 20 minutes or so when the adrenaline fades. For general anxiety though, it can last all day. [Ryan A.] I have them all the time sadly. Thanks for the Q and A it was really helpful. It's scary at first when you don't know whats happening but then you get used to it. ...
Asked in Symptoms
What if your patient is recovering from injuries sustained in a terrorist incident and is exhibiting stress symptoms which symptoms does not directly relate to long-term stress reaction?
Decreased problem-solving abilities.
Asked in Anxiety Disorders
How are panic attacks and anxiety related?
Many people with anxiety have panic attacks. Although anxiety is a long-term condition, with thoughts of panic, nervousness, and several physical symptoms, panic attacks tend to be short term with more severe symptoms, such as dizzyness, sweating, shaking, and others. ...
How long do the withdrawal symptoms from getting off of Prozac last?
The symptoms will differ depending on what dose you were on and how long you took the drug. If you are weaned off slowly, you will experience minimal withdrawal symptoms that should last days or weeks, not months. ...
Asked in Stress
What is negative stress?
Negative stress is stress that a person feels they cannot handle. If they have been feeling this stress for a long time their body will wear out and they will not be able to function normally. This can lead to depression, anxiety, lower self esteem and other mental health issues. ...
Asked in Medication and Drugs
How long do withdrawal symptoms last from Ketamine?
Ketamine withdrawal symptoms only occur in long time users. they usually last for about 3-6 days it depends how long you take the drug. withdrawal symptoms include: -tension -twitching -poor attention span -and restless ...
How long does anxiety last after starting Wellbutrin?
I didn't become anxious immediately after I started Wellbutrin, but anxiety developed after about a month. It was some of the scariest anxiety I've ever experienced, so my doctor prescribed another antidepressant to counter the anxiety. ...