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Vitamin D deficiency, on medicines, had sudden weakness, panic attacks causing stress, improved with breathing exercises, prescribed melzap. Should I take it?

HI!! AMONTH AGO I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH VIT B 12 DEFICIENCY WITH LEVEL 85, AFTER I HAD SEVERE WEAKNESS AND PANIC ATTACK.I FELT GOOD FOR FEW DAYS AFTER TREATMENT BUT ONE MORNING SUDDENLY I FELT AS WEAKNESS RETURNED AND IT WAAS ALSO A STRESSFUL TIME IN MY LIFE. SO IWAS DEPRESSED AND CONSTANTLY UNDER STRESS DUE TO THis. i once again had a mild panic attack i stopped it from turning into full blown by breathing exercises, but from then i am constantly fearing about another one and stressed. how can i get relief. i ve been prescribed melzap after one panic attack. should i take it or not??
Asked On : Tue, 2 Oct 2012
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Dear friend, welcome and thanks for entrusting your query here at HCM !

You can take melzap for this acute episode of panic, but not long term.

How long and well is your B12 deficiency treated?
What are rechecked levels?
Are you still on vitamin supplements?

You could well be inadequately replenished with fresh symptoms.
Exercises are good for controlling emotions.
consult your treating physician for need of vit B12 injections again.

I hope you are fully satisfied with the guidance I gave.
I would be glad to answer any further queries.
Thank you and Good luck !
Answered: Tue, 2 Oct 2012
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