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If someone you know has a panic attack, he or she may become very anxious and not think clearly. You can help the person by doing the following:
It is helpful when the person is experiencing a panic attack to say things such as:
By following these simple guidelines, you can:
You can offer ongoing help as the person tries to recover from panic disorder:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerChristine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
Current as ofMay 3, 2017
Current as of: May 3, 2017
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
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