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I struggle with anxiety, why is it the day after I have

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I struggle with anxiety, why is it the day after I have processed food I have a bad day with my anxiety?
Thank you for requesting me here.
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May I request you send me the screen shots our previous interaction or remind be here please?
Best regards ***** ***** Sumanth Amperayani
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Our previous conversation was just you advising me on a fussy feeling in my head
Ok thank you.
Does the processed food contain cheese or chocolate or cocoa.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No it did not
I understand your concern.
Yes processed food is sometimes known to increase anxiety due to the sugar content.Please go through this useful article. regards ***** ***** Sumanth Amperayani
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
other than propranolol is there any other medication that could help my anxiety

Amitriptyline can help.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is this medication have a bad side effects as SSRI?
It might.
If you're looking away from SSRI type medications, best would be only Propranolol.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What is usually dosage for anxiety and panic which is quite severe?
Upto a maximum of 40mg of Propranolol per day.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Okay I currently take 160mg per day?
Starting maximum dose is what I was referring to.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ohh I’ve been on them 2 years I started on 10mg then 40mg now 80mg twice daily is there more room to go up or would 80mg twice be your stopping point
Range is 40-320 mg/day.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
because my anxiety has more bad than good day’s I should speak to my doctor about increasing? Also does propranolol help with the brain fog, fatigue, feeling out of my own body?
It might, but for those, SSRI are better please.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi my blood pressure is 92/52 is this okay?

This seems to be a different health query as compared to original one....moreover it has been 13 days.

As per site regulations you need to start a new thread please!

I am also site user like you, only that I am a health care professional.

Thank you for understanding please.