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​FS is a 42-year-old stay-at-home mom gone back to part-time retail work to help pay for her kids’ college education. She came to me about 4 months ago because her prior physician had been treating anxiety symptoms with alprazolam alone, and, in her words, she didn’t like that “funky-in-the-head feeling.” Besides, she then only felt numb and terrible, instead of anxious and terrible.​

Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 2001;3(2):78-79