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state of apprehension and autonomic nervous system activation resulting from exposure to a nonspecific or unknown cause


drugs that relieve anxiety


a ritualized behavior or mental act that a patient is driven to perform in response to his or her obsessions


drugs that depress multiple aspects of central nervous system function and can be used for sleep, seizures, and general anesthesia


drugs of first choice for treating anxiety and insomnia


drugs given to promote sleep


a recurrent, persistent thought, impulse, or mental image that is unwanted and distressing, and comes involuntarily to mind despite attempts to ignore or suppress it

panic disorder

anxiety characterized by intense feelings of immediate apprehension, fearfulness, and terror

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