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Twitching in eye, insufficient sleep. anxiety, stressed. Any remedy?

hi. i have a lower left twitching in the eye for the past month or more.its really worrying me also i have not been sleeping alot lately as i seem to wake up in a shock with my heart pumping fast.i have had an anxiety attack not long ago and dont know if it is stress as i think alot and have a job with high expectations.i have taking a rescue remedy but i cant carry on like can you please give me a potential problem? thanks
Asked On : Fri, 8 Mar 2013
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
Dec 2014
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Twitching of eye may be part of anxiety. You had symptoms of anxiety and recently developed restlessness with pumping heart. It was also episode of anxiety attack. There is possibility of either Generalized anxiety disorder or Panic disorder. Please visit a good psychiatrist for proper evaluation.

Treatment options are -
Medicines as SSRI, SNRI, Benzodiazepines etc.
Psychological treatment as Behavior therapy, relaxation exercises etc.

Thanks and take care

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi
Answered: Sat, 9 Mar 2013
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