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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
Individual Therapy, Bupropion, Escitalopram
Nothing reported yet
Propranolol, Buspirone, Clonazepam
Diazepam, Clonazepam, Alprazolam
Clonazepam, Lorazepam, Alprazolam
Zolpidem, Trazodone, Quetiapine
Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine, Naps, Wheelchair (manual)
Gabapentin, Tramadol, Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen

What do patients take to treat Agoraphobia and its symptoms?

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

(Psychosexual therapy, Psychiatrist and Psychologist, Integrative Counselling, Licensed Social Worker)


(Sandoz Lorazepam, Tranquipam, Ativan SL, APO-Lorazepam)


(Venlalic XL, Zarelis, Venlor XR, Odven SBK)


(Gladem, Serdep, Apo-Sertraline, Altruline)


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?

  • 338 patients have this condition
  • 1 new patients joined this month
  • 37 say Agoraphobia is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 7
20s 59
30s 87
40s 92
50s 57
60s 14
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 84
20-29 years 64
30-39 years 49
40-49 years 27
50-59 years 8
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 232
Not Diagnosed 46

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