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    Old 06-02-2009, 07:15 AM   #1
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    i amthirty three years old and i have fear of driving because i am afraid of passing out i been to concelour and doctor for my keeps telling me its fear i need to get over it that i will not pass out i want to know if that true?

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    Old 06-02-2009, 05:36 PM   #2
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    Re: driving

    I've suffered with anxiety for many years and was prescribed Xanax when my anxiety was at its worst. I didn't want to take anti-depressants for my anxiety, but I started taking Lexapro. The only side effect I've had is drowsiness, but that lessens over time. It's decreased my anxiety a lot. It sounds like your Dr. doesn't take your anxiety seriously. I also had problems with driving and would have to take a Xanax before leaving the house to drive. If I were you, I'd look for another Dr. to help you. I wish you well. Sue

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