Panic DisorderInfo Center
A pharmacist explains how Klonopin works, why doctors prescribe this anxiety reliever, and common side effects of the drug.
6 Common Anxiety Disorders
Some 40 million Americans experience anxiety disorders. The most common include obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), post-traumatic stress disorder, panic disorder and various phobias.
What is a Panic Attack?
Stress, worry and fear lead to some type of panic disorder for many Americans. Panic disorder is a mental illness that manifests as panic attacks. Learn more about anxiety symptoms and panic attacks.
Symptoms of a Panic Disorder
Having a panic disorder causes distressing symptoms including rapid heart beat, numbness, shortness of breath, a dizzy experience and the feeling of losing control. Watch to learn more about panic disorder symptoms.
What to do if You Have a Panic Attack
A panic disorder is often treated with medications like Klonopin and Xanax. Some people with this mental condition find deep breathing, relaxation techniques and mediation offer relief. What anxiety treatment is best for you?