I have two daughters with a fatal disease. I have had anxiety since their diagnosis in 2003. I started out with Xanax, .025 mg and took it once or twice a day for 2 years. Then we moved to Cincy for their Children's Hospital and my new Dr tried Lexapro, then Wellbutrin XL, now 300 mg and I like it. I still feel the anxiety some days. Mostly there is not a trigger. I usually am working or watching tv. I get a feeling of numbness in my head and a swelling in my tongue. Now I can say to myself it is ok, but It is still there. I also sometimes get flubbed up when talking or typing. Is this normal? Should the medication be changed?
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