old antihistamine Chlorphenamine to treat panic disorder

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   Posted 8/25/2009 11:26 AM (GMT -6)   
just read an article about old antihistamine Chlorphenamine was SSRI and its possible to treat panic disorder (link is as below),
have anyone tried Chlorphenamine to treat panic disorder?
feel free to express your opinion
thank you


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   Posted 8/25/2009 11:40 AM (GMT -6)   
Benadryal is also used as an anxiety medication. The doc perscribed it to me when I was taking paxil. Then again when I tried Celexa. And if you read on the package it listens anxiety as one of the uses.

So i'm all in all not surprised!

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   Posted 8/25/2009 2:42 PM (GMT -6)   

Interesting article however the references were from 1969-2003.  I wonder if there are newer studies out on this.

Please do ask your Doctor about using anything Off label for your anxiety.

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