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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    Another day of gagging and lack of appetite. It's really dampening my spirit. I know most have mentioned how anxiety can manifest itself in weird ways but a part of me persists in fearing ALS with gagging as its early sign. I've never had a manifestation of anxiety to this level before. Hope...
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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    Thanks, I'll try it.
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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    Thanks! I appreciate your input. Just one day of a symptom free eating pleasure with weight gain is heaven.
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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    I wonder if anyone else have had similar symptoms as I did which turned out to anxiety driven?
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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    Thank you, Kim! My psychiatrist suggested I switch to Lexapro. You're right. It is trial and error with the meds. It truly is horrible situation right now thinking all these symptoms are the beginning of something bad.
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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    Thank you, Vicki. The grief counsellor helps. I always end up bawling to her whenever I discuss my sister. I was started on Effexor by my internist but it took a terrible toll on my GI tract(belching, diarrhea,bloating, no appetite). That didn't help with my anxiety, I tell you. I'll do...
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    worried about gagging and weight loss

    Hello all, As my username implies, I've lost a sister to ALS (I would presume bulbar onset) 2 years ago when she was 57 years old old. Now, I'm completely terrified that I may be having early symptoms as well. I am 45 years old and a health care practitioner. Being knowledgable with symptoms...
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