Separation Anxiety Topic Guide

Separation Anxiety Separation Anxiety: Separation anxiety is a normal characteristic in infants and toddlers. Symptoms include reluctance to fall asleep, homesickness, nightmares, tantrums if separated from the primary caregiver, and feelings of anxiety. Treatment may incorporate positive reinforcement, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and anti-anxiety medications.

Separation Anxiety Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins


fluvoxamine Fluvoxamine

Fluvoxamine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)...learn more »

sertraline Sertraline

Sertraline is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)...learn more »

fluoxetine Fluoxetine

Fluoxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressant.

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alprazolam Alprazolam

Alprazolam is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen) that is used to treat anxiety disorders and panic disorders...learn more »