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  1. Overwhelmed
    ... but they always send me home with a prescription of xanax . No extensive tests. I spoke to my parents' doctor...

  2. not hear distant feeling
    ... Relaxation techniques * Medications such as Ativan, Xanax , Elavil or SSRIs such as Prozac, Zoloft and Paxil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Elavil Paxil Prozac Zoloft

  3. My memory is absolutely abysmal. Stress induced? I don't know.
    ... stresses me more! I'm considering looking into Xanax or something of the sort, but like I said before I...
    ... 10/rx for generics. Oh yea, and be careful with xanax . Not something you want to be addicted to. I still...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Wellbutrin

  4. New lifestyle is killing my self-esteem...
    ... check, don't touch drugs, I'm scared to death to take xanax too often (prescribed on a as needed basis - and i...

  5. how many refills can you get for xanax
    ... medications is 5, but generally due to the nature of xanax other posters are correct that the doctor will most...

  6. I need help, I am driving my family nuts
    ... good therapist and possibly the addition of meds like Xanax or Valium. The other thing that jumped out is OCD...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  7. Worth Seeking Help/Treatment?
    ... out nothing was wrong. I was prescribed substitute Xanax but I don't take it because 1) discovering the artificial...

  8. Lexapro-your experiences with it, please
    ... thing...oh, what is it called? Ugh...anyway, taking Xanax for the panic attacks and Inderal for keeping my heart...
    ... then i finally just did it...i did the same with the xanax its still too early to really tell you cause its...
    ... Prozc, Paxil, Luvox in addition to the Inderal and Xanax that he had me on. Actually he put me on Inderal because ... took myself off their crap, except the Inderal and Xanax , and stayed away until now. Guess I just have to have ... with it in the first week. I have taken a bit more Xanax to keep steady flow. It seems to help. I will be taking...
    ... attack...that is what i did the first few times i took xanax but since you have xanax you should be fine i found ... i had to take more xanax to calm so that might happen to you as well...what...
    ... they do so...let me know what yours says how much xanax are you using...you might wanna use that with the...
    ... they do so...let me know what yours says how much xanax are you using...you might wanna use that with the ... s that. Today, I took my 1/4 pill again and my Xanax and layed in bed, relaxing and played a little hand ... rest of the evening I was on edge too, so I upped my Xanax intake throughout the evening every few hours or so ... the least amount at a time. Today I got out my 1mg Xanax . The bigger boys. Hope the anxiety part goes away ... whenever I get up. So... Also, you asked about my Xanax dosage. Since March when the PA's came back, I have ... safe again, I was able to take a half of the peach Xanax when I got up and the other half at bedtime which...
    ... out...i hate how i am having worse attacks i took a xanax and was fine later but still im still on one a day ... i only take .25... if i were you i would take the xanax and lex at dif. times ...that is what my pharmacist...
    ... so I needed to take it slow. Did you have to take Xanax or something with it at first because of increased ... really want it to work though! =) I am taking a Xanax about 10 minutes before I take the Lexapro to try...
    ... bit better im just wondering when i wont need the xanax anymore...everyday i take one...just one but id take...
    ... some days it seems I am having to take yet another Xanax ...just depends on how much serenity and Zen I can...
    ... pressure it also causes. Vicious cycle. I have been using Xanax to help control panic attacks for 11 years now. It ... I have learned too, affirmations, etc...Sometimes Xanax is just something we have to grab. Thanks for...
    ... sure when i will up it feeling good...have not had a xanax for two days and no anxiety so that is good...def...
    ... sure when i will up it feeling good...have not had a xanax for two days and no anxiety so that is good...def ... panicky. That is great that you haven't taken xanax for 2 days. I am still taking it several times a day ... go to the store, or somewhere. So I take a piece of xanax for that, though my husband has gone to Wal-Mart for ... emergency-just as I had prepared to leave and had taken my xanax for the trip there. Arg! I am at my 9 day mark...
    ... asap...that will help i didnt feel the need for the xanax at almost the 3 week mark...but that doesnt mean im ... done with xanax ...lol...i might need one today...i dont know...dont ... but the fact i was panic free for three days with no xanax is new for me...so that is good but this period is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Inderal Lexapro Luvox Paxil Wellbutrin

  9. xanax vs. lexapro (benzo vs. anti-depressant)
    ... xanax is habit forming and very quickly you need to up the...
    ... well can i use the xanax UNTIL im ready to start the lexapro...i just cant...
    ... Whatever you do, do not stop taking xanax cold turkey.. It's really dangerous, tell your doctor ... before getting off. I've been on xanax for 2 years now and stayed at the same mgs so that...
    ... Dee-nah;3078714]Whatever you do, do not stop taking xanax cold turkey.. It's really dangerous, tell your doctor ... before getting off. I've been on xanax for 2 years now and stayed at the same mgs so that...
    ... Lexapro is an anti-depressant med. Xanax is an anti-anxiety med. Which do you need??? I ... 've been taking Xanax .25/day (1/2 am and 1/2 pm) since my diagnosis 12 ... necessarily go hand-in-hand. I intend to keep taking Xanax as long as my doctor will continue to prescribe it...
    ... i am also scared my dr. will cut me off from the xanax ...i talked to him and told him it helped me but HE ... REALLY wanted me to try the lex...but then said if the xanax is working that is all that matters half of a .25...
    ... all, I have had similar thoughts on this as well. Xanax (1) .25mg tablet, 3-4 times a week seemed to quell ... thought I would die. At this time I wasn't using the Xanax in conjunction with it at all, but soon was instructed ... and plan to be off it by Aug. 4th. As far as the Xanax vs. Lexapro debate, from my own personal experience ... , I think the Xanax helped me more in that it just made me feel "normal ... almost felt my emotions shut down. I've stockpiled my Xanax and take it so rarely these days in such small doses...
    ... all, I have had similar thoughts on this as well. Xanax (1) .25mg tablet, 3-4 times a week seemed to quell ... thought I would die. At this time I wasn't using the Xanax in conjunction with it at all, but soon was instructed ... and plan to be off it by Aug. 4th. As far as the Xanax vs. Lexapro debate, from my own personal experience ... , I think the Xanax helped me more in that it just made me feel "normal ... almost felt my emotions shut down. I've stockpiled my Xanax and take it so rarely these days in such small doses ... on lex so i cant really say but i do agree that the xanax makes me feel normal...i mean i dont wanna get addicted...
    ... at all. Don't feel bad about taking a small dose of Xanax is what my doctor told me...if it helps, take it....
    ... at all. Don't feel bad about taking a small dose of Xanax is what my doctor told me...if it helps, take it. ... wanna have worse anxiety...but i guess if i have the xanax then ill be ok was it all day long type of thing ... some type of anti depressant ...guess lexapro... the xanax can only do so much...
    ... guess so what would you suggest ride it out with the xanax for awhile or start the lexapro...like i said im gonna ... at a small dose what dosage did you start at the xanax just makes me feel LEVELED out if the lex can do that ... they are nervous bout it i know first time i took a xanax i freaked out...even the second and third im just...
    ... shaking and I couldn't stop it on my own so I took a Xanax and wha-la!, the shaking stopped. Its true...I can ... 't imagine feeling "high" on Xanax , it just makes me feel myself again! I compare it ... It worked, I was thrilled not have reached for a Xanax !...
    ... had a typo...i mean im just NOW getting used to the xanax ..instead of NOT which is what i wrote i did talk ... to him...he said xanax shouldnt be used long term due to addiction but said...
    ... the first few days on the lex were fine...i used the xanax only once a day NOW however i have used it twice a ... day i can FEEL when the xanax is gone out of my body..i get real anxious and i dont ... making me more nervous i feel bad taking a pill like xanax when i used to be so scared of it..now i treat it...
    ... the first few days on the lex were fine...i used the xanax only once a day NOW however i have used it twice a ... day i can FEEL when the xanax is gone out of my body..i get real anxious and i dont ... making me more nervous i feel bad taking a pill like xanax when i used to be so scared of it..now i treat it ... me in the mail. The psychiatrist told me to take my xanax 3 times a day to keep even instead of the 2 (when ... sensitive to meds, unless I am panicking and then it's Xanax central. haha.....Anyway, appreciate the reply and ... PS--Please don't feel badly about taking your Xanax . If it helps, then so be it. I have for 11 years now ... Also, the psychi. doc told me that for now take more Xanax and then with a bit of time on the Lexapro, I would ... feel less of a need to take the Xanax , and according to some threads on here that I have...
    ... when i do have them they are WORSE i told him the xanax just isnt working the way it used to...i am only taking ... told me to start buspar instead of upping my dose of xanax ...which i was a little surprised...i think im a just ... pass on the buspar and take the xanax buspar takes awhile to get in your system and help ... i was thinking of taking a pill and a half of the xanax and see if that helps me any...but then i feel like ... once or twice a day its not even a while mg. of the xanax and yeah just to get me through till the lex kicks...
    ... 3078583]i dont know what to do i have both taken the xanax LOVE IT...only taking one a day now .25 might go to ... they help me should i start the lex or go with the xanax dr. said xanax shouldnt be used long term BUT yet...
    ... or two to have the max benefit...i still have the xanax to help me...do you have a benzo to go with it???i ... but i have gotten through them and didnt even need a xanax the other day......
    ... 3078583]i dont know what to do i have both taken the xanax LOVE IT...only taking one a day now .25 might go to ... they help me should i start the lex or go with the xanax dr. said xanax shouldnt be used long term BUT yet ... how I felt when I was on it. Also I have been taking Xanax too, it does help you feel more relaxed. You can ... probably take Lexapro and Xanax together for a while, then go off the Xanax. But the ... says, because like another poster said you can't quit Xanax cold turkey. That is true. So I would talk to your...
    ... I believe Xanax as all Benzo's, just mask your symptoms. You can...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lexapro Prozac Buspar

  10. Xanax / Alprazolam - What is the recommended dosage?
    ... Xanax is one of those funny drugs. It does help a lot of...
    ... Hey you = ) I take Xanax twice a day and it's treated me great.. I do agree ... in need of a re fill... What are you taking the Xanax for?...
    ... I was given xanax 0.25 at bed time. 30 in a bottle. They were for falling ... I was given Soma and Codeine to take with the Xanax all at bedtime. I don't take them as directed. I switched...
    ... [QUOTE=FromSqueaky;3060467]I was given xanax 0.25 at bed time. 30 in a bottle. They were for falling ... I was given Soma and Codeine to take with the Xanax all at bedtime. I don't take them as directed. I switched ... I wonder what else would work for you. FYI.... Xanax goes as high as 2 mg....
    ... Soma is a muscle relaxer, codeine is a narcotic and xanax is for anxiety. The xanax wouldn't do anything for ... different meds including muscle relaxers, pain meds, xanax , anti-inflammatory and several other meds. I don ... 3 days. I hate taking all the meds I am on but my xanax I am prescribed 3 x per day and if it is needed more ... to build up in your system. If you run out of your xanax before it is time to refill them the doctor nor your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Codeine Soma

  11. Occasional strange & severe symptoms: 10 years and no diagnosis!
    ... have been for many years. I also take 1 to 2 0.25 xanax a day. None of it even phases these symptoms when...

  12. Can I drink alcohol while on 0.5 mg of Klonopin (Clonazepam)?
    ... the fellas. The half-life of Klonopin is longer than Xanax so you need to take that into account as well. Wellbutrin...
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  13. OCD and anxiety??
    ... depressed, so currently I take 150mg of Zoloft and have xanax to help with the anxiety if I need it. Since I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Zoloft Zyprexa

  14. Schizoaffective
    ... on the medications, seroquel, risperdal, zoloft and xanax . all of this is concerning me, starting with the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal Seroquel Zoloft

  15. Confused and afraid..
    ... whole class of benzodiazepines (Klonopin, Valium, Xanax , etc.) for panic attacks. The SSRI's never helped...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Prozac Valium Zoloft Benzodiazepine

  16. Please Help!!
    ... benzodiazepines that you can take, like Klonopin or Xanax ? Klonopin is the only thing that can get rid of my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Lexapro Prozac Zoloft Benzodiazepine

  17. For those taking Prozac...
    ... and OCD. He has also prescribed me 0.05 mg of Xanax to take as needed when I start to experience an anxiety...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  18. Will anything work for me?
    ... I have been on almost everything (Zoloft, Luvox, Xanax , Seroquel...gave me seizures, Effexor, Topamax...terrible...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celexa Effexor Klonopin Lexapro Luvox Paxil Seroquel Topamax Zoloft

  19. Bad Anxiety..weird Feeling... Need Adivce Please
    ... zombie. Scary and vowed never to take again. I use Xanax ....

  20. drug induced psychosis?
    ... Let me tell you that mixing xanax and alcohol can do this. I know of a 20 yrd old who ... took this combination for awhile, was addicted to the xanax just after 2 weeks...because of the high dose he was...

  21. !HELP HELP How to get over Fear of CHOKING?
    ... started to eat a little 3 days ago but i haveto take xanax to calm me down, i have never had this kind of anxiety...

  22. It seems like I have OCD but this could be something FAR more complicating.
    ... just thinking that removes all hope.) Anyways, I have Xanax but Im too scared to take it because I keep thinking...

  23. Effexor-Am I hooked for LIFE???
    ... was the only thing that helped me cope. Well, and xanax . Once everything calmed down, I told my doctor to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor

  24. Sensitivity to loud noises...causing irritability, nausea, etc.
    ... sensitivite to noises (especially if I havent taken my xanax dose yet...I've run out of rooms like a crazy lady...

  25. Help Diagnosis me...
    ... wrong about your age...correct me. I am currently on xanax for panic attacks which helps a great deal for me...

  26. He is making me feel like I'm insane; help!
    ... like flying but I like it much better when I take a Xanax an hour before boarding. Most doctors will prescribe...

  27. Panic|death|VISIONS
    ... I feel worthless. I am on Zoloft 100mg/day and Xanax for panic attacks. Any comments from the gallery...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zoloft

  28. What's wrong with me?
    ... benzos" for short), which include such names as Valium, Xanax , and Klonopin, are far superior for panic attacks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Klonopin Paxil Prozac Valium Zoloft Benzodiazepine

  29. Imaginary People and Self-Talk
    ... lithium for it. :D I am on Zoloft for depression and Xanax for anxiety/panic attacks. You know another thing...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lithium Zoloft

  30. Effexor and Long-Term Side Effects
    ... record, I have taken both Zoloft and Effexor as well as Xanax on an as needed basis and my orgasms are just fine...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Zoloft

  31. Effexor
    ... frustrated with life and himself. He always takes the Xanax to sleep but I told him to try anti-depressants. So...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor

  32. fear of traveling
    ... others who have that same anxiety with traveling. Xanax really helps. If you just take a small dosage before ... when travelling. IT REALLY HELPS! Before I knew of Xanax I would literally be in the bathroom throwing up and...
    ... post in future at the panic disorders board xanax or any other valium type med will help a lot, be cautious...
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  33. ok this is what im doing need help badly
    ... lexapro has less chance of weight gain--I am also taking xanax and abilify for anxiety ONLY--Im afraid to take lexapro...
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  34. Is it nothing?
    ... But I wasn't. After I was released I was put on xanax and celexa but I became to afraid that they were part ... me to kill myself they put me on an addictive drug ( xanax ) that would cause me to develop schizophrenia so that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celexa

  35. Need some insight people, please.
    ... with prozac and paxil separately but that's just me. Xanax and atavan work as well. Sorry this post is so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Paxil Prozac

  36. caffeine and panic attacks
    ... conversations blocks away! I had to take a couple of Xanax just to calm down. Never again....

  37. Anxiety medications?
    ... diziness and insomnia. I have also been treated with Xanax and Klonopin for anxiety. The side effects are pretty...
    ... I have tried clonadine and latter xanax for anxiety. The clodine didn't help at all. The ... xanax works wonders and I have no side effects. However...
    ... Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril) and alprazolam ( Xanax ), are the treatment of choice in the treatment of ... idepressants because of the increased side-effect profiles. Xanax can be addicting for individuals and should be used...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Lamictal Paxil Prozac Zoloft Alprazolam Clonazepam Benzodiazepine

  38. Anxiety vs. Depression - How tell tell one from the other?
    ... supposed to treat my depression. I was also given Xanax , to treat my anxiety. My mood is a split between...
    ... causes my depression. Either way, I've done the whole xanax for anxiety Zoloft for depression thing. I'm 25 now...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Zoloft

  39. Strong Anxiety Problem: Help!
    ... along with thereapy. Right now for anxiety i take xanax as needed and it really helps, this week she is going...

  40. What is the difference between.....
    ... of my depression is clinical...I got started on the xanax while in the early stages of starting on the Wellbutrin ... it wasn't helping me at all, so my doctor gave me xanax to help me get through...but now I'm on the highest ... dosage of Wellbutrin, and a pretty high dosage of xanax ...I am feeling better since the higher dosage of ... xanax , but I still have a long way to go, as far as feeling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Wellbutrin

  41. anxiety anyone on meds that work?
    ... I take xanax and it works great for me and I take it as directed...
    ... you as I suffer from GAD and frequent panic attacks. Xanax is a benzodiazepine right? No anxiety drug is addictive...
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  42. Panic/Anxiety Attack Recovery
    ... periods??? My doctor also wrote me a prescription for Xanax in the event I have another severe attack I can take ... prescription and don't plan to either because I know Xanax is a seriously hard drug to kick once it's taken. ... this, I still have to go to work everyday, so taking Xanax would not be in my favor IMHO... Thanks!!! :) ...
    ... body, discuss this with a pharmacist ativan and xanax are both useful valium type meds and not at all addictive ... common and a good doc will allow for it, some ativan or xanax before seeing doc or doing anything stressful or feared ... side effects can be a nuisance but are reduced by xanax , take xanax with the wellbutrin, they both go well ... problem, get doc to make sure there is no actual lump, xanax and a beta blocker will reduce this problem get...
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  43. Fear of Sleep
    ... total phycotic mess there is no cure for me I take xanax and ambian right now it helps with the panick attacks...
    ... realized that that is partly my problem. I usually take a Xanax , minimal dosage to relax me and turn off my mind but ... such a deep sleep that I might not wake whereas the Xanax doesn't put me in a deep sleep. I am not sure how ... uggestions above. Because I have emphysema my Dr. feels the Xanax may repress my breathing more than the Ambien so I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien

  44. Should I take Buspar/Buspirone?
    ... into that again. My doctor said he doesn't prescribe xanax or any other addictive drug. WoW, Don't they know ... effexor, paxil etc..) are much worse. I have taken xanax , when i was withdrawing from the effexor, and I stopped...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Buspar Effexor Paxil

  45. Med question
    ... please tell me the difference between klonopin and xanax . I am currently on klonopin and i cant really afford ... it and i know xanax is alot cheaper. any replies would be helpful. ...
    ... letdown when it wears off. They are both benzos, but xanax has a shorter half life & for me, when I took it, ... stay on Klonopin. I thought someone mentioned a new xanax xr that would last longer, check with your doc about...
    ... please tell me the difference between klonopin and xanax . I am currently on klonopin and i cant really afford ... it and i know xanax is alot cheaper. any replies would be helpful. ... Tanya Dear TanyaL82, Lori j is right on about the xanax and the let down effect when it wears off. I take ... xanax around the clock. You don't want to switch to xanax ... because of cost if the other is working for you. The xanax xl is what I would call in the beta testing stage ... get everything in generic form. I would not try the xanax xl myself at this stage, because the way I judge it ... An example of cost for online vs pharmacy is: My xanax is generic and costs from $50 to $65 at a pharmacy...
    ... didnt realize Klonopin is alot more expensive that xanax . I take Klonopin but I have insurance. They both...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin

  46. Anyone on Abilify?
    ... the need to increase my dosage due to tolerence) but Xanax is by the most addictive in my book. Even though I...
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  47. Can Anxiety wake you from sleep?
    ... be a part of you :) Sorry to hear about your xanax problem but it's very easy to abuse benzos and your...

  48. Why Is Anxiety Mental Health?
    ... reason I said this is because I was being prescribed xanax 1 mg and have been taking it for about a year and ... best it does. I mean why in the world can't I take my xanax anymore? And why send me to a psychologist? My anxiety...
    ... any checks on my glands yet, but meds (i was taking xanax ) kept them completely under control. I had no problems...
    ... prescribe them anymore. Even if you are not abusing your xanax , they don't want to be in the position of exposing...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Buspar

  49. Panic isn't with you forever is it?
    ... Does take 4-6 too fully start working. I also take xanax which REALLY helps! I do have a "Fantastic" doc, and...
    ... Does take 4-6 too fully start working. I also take xanax which REALLY helps! I do have a "Fantastic" doc, and...
    ... Xanax is very helpful with panic, but it's better to take...
    ... Xanax is very helpful with panic, but it's better to take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor

  50. Social Anxiety
    ... your doc you need something like xanaz. I was taking xanax for a while and had no anxiety whatsoever and no panic...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Buspar Paxil

  51. Effexor - any1 like it?
    ... anything until than. 4-6WKS. That's why doc gave me xanax to use along with until than. But I've heard it's...
    ... hoping it's just getting used to it. I also have xanax to take along with it, but I only take it sparingly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Lexapro

  52. depression/anxiety/panic attacks/nervous cough
    ... went off it in March. Was also taking 1/2 to one Xanax a day (for about 2 1/2 years) for anxiety and insomnia ... . In retrospect - I think the Xanax is what caused the anxiety in the first place - so ... agitation, anxiety and depression since going off Xanax (in addition to palpitaions, tremors, sweats, panic...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  53. Sideffect of Lexapro?
    ... plusating pupils. I have vision problems from Klonopin & xanax . My left eye does not focus all the time & my pupils ... says once I'm totally off the Klonopin (already off xanax ) that it will still take time for the eyes to clear...
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