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Increased anxiety: A mental condition that is characterized by increased anxiety and avoidance behaviours. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Increased anxiety, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Increased anxiety as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
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The following list of conditions have 'Increased anxiety' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Medical Conditions associated with Increased anxiety:
Anxiety (895 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Society problems (1785 causes), Anxiety symptoms (895 causes), Psychiatric symptom (971 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes)
Symptoms related to Increased anxiety:
Anxiety (895 causes), Fear (366 causes), Phobias (25 causes), Anxiety disorders (30 causes), Agoraphobia (22 causes), Anxiety attack (26 causes), Panic attack (26 causes), Panic disorder (2 causes), Depression (629 causes), Dementia (394 causes), Schizophrenia, Paranoia (115 causes)
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