forgetting to swallow

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Date Joined Jul 2008
Total Posts : 36
   Posted 7/29/2008 11:55 PM (GMT -6)   
does anyone ever feel like they forgot how to swallow?? i heard that is another symtom of anxiety/stresss/panic not forgetting how to swallow food or anything just swallowing in general..
                     Diagnosed Aug 2007 of crohns disease
                     Currently Taking 6mp (soon remicade)
               panic/anxiet attacks...not on meds for them
                               Fistulas make me mad!! lol

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Date Joined Mar 2007
Total Posts : 1642
   Posted 7/30/2008 1:28 PM (GMT -6)   

I also have problems swallowing meds that look big. I think I understand what you mean but cannot explain it. I get that feeling of forgetting to swallow sometimes too.

I am also terrified I might choke (doesn't stop me from eating)

I can't stand it when someone coughs when they are eating, I get waves of panic they might choke. I fell it all over my body the fear of the possibility of someone choking. My hubby scares me a lot, sometimes he will stop in the middle of coughing and tell me he is ok. My kids do the same. sometimes I am not as bad but that is one part of my anxiety I cannot get rid of no matter what meds I take! I feel like a nut when I do it but I can't stop.



Karen (Karendee)

Diagnosed w/ Crohn’s Disease  March 2007 Started Humira June 2008 (have been on other cd meds)

Diagnosed w/  Fibromyalgia May 2007 also on Soma

Diagnosed w/ General Anxiety Disorder in 2005- Effexor and now new med Clonazepam starting 7/18/08


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