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What is Agoraphobia?

Agoraphobia is a fairly well-defined cluster of phobias embracing fears of leaving home, entering shops, crowds and public places, or travelling alone in trains, buses or planes.

What is it like to have Agoraphobia?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

What do patients take to treat Agoraphobia and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members
Perceived effectiveness
Overall rating of side effects
# of Evaluations

These charts show data from Agoraphobia patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Agoraphobia on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 348patients have this condition
  • 2new patients joined this month
  • 39say Agoraphobia is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 7
20s 60
30s 89
40s 93
50s 61
60s 16
70+ 2


Distribution of females vs. males

87% Females
13% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 86
20-29 years 66
30-39 years 50
40-49 years 28
50-59 years 8
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 239
Not Diagnosed 47

These charts show data from Agoraphobia patients who have completed their condition history
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