Drug List > Xanax

Discussions that mention Xanax.

View posts only related to

Anxiety board

  1. Anyone take lorazepam?
    ... am having lots of anxiety issues. So I am taking xanax . Not to thrilled about that but it works. Sounds...

  2. Fed Ex nightmare, now stuck at work
    ... :) I am on two meds ( Xanax and Ultram) for a combination of symptoms: anxiety ... this day feeling so weird (even though I took my .25 Xanax before work this morning.)...
    ... painkiller, dose it also reduce your anxiety? more xanax would help, your dose isnt very large...
    ... to vent here yesterday! I don't like taking extra Xanax , 'cause I am trying to taper down to only .25 in the...
    ... xanax is better taken as needed in an effective dose,a morning...

  3. I just had a panic attack- at work
    ... have passed, what did you do? For me, if I take a Xanax and wait an hour or so the panic goes away. I have...

  4. My life and anxiety - Read This
    ... anxiety. Also, when i have anxiety sometimes i take Xanax , it helps alot. I use to be on zoloft when I was younger...

  5. Xanax extended release
    ... last is XR much more expensive than the ordinary xanax ?...
    ... challenging patients. I'm suppose to be taking my normal xanax twice per day. 1mg a.m. and 1mg p.m. But right now...
    ... My pharmacist advised me that Xanax XR does not come in Generic versions so they don't ... per day and I like the XR better then the regular Xanax ..........it doesn't seem to drop me like the regular ... Xanax did........it seems smoother..............
    ... from the last refill. I guess it's the law because xanax is a controlled substance....

  6. One large throb in chest area, anyone else?
    ... skipping beat from stress and anxiety. Iam currently on xanax for my nerves, but I still think I need something ... control my problems better. I find myself not taking the xanax when I really need it in fear of getting hooked. ...
    ... skipping beat from stress and anxiety. Iam currently on xanax for my nerves, but I still think I need something ... control my problems better. I find myself not taking the xanax when I really need it in fear of getting hooked. ...

  7. zoloft= weight gain?
    ... take them. But at this point i need to.I have taken xanax and adavan and those both worked great, so tonight ... when i got home i took a xanax . i dont want to take klonopins for several reasons ... . The xanax i took tonight helped out alot. again thank you...

  8. what is best anti depressant for anxiety
    ... I have been on Xanax and similar drugs but my anxiety is getting worse...
    ... I have been on Xanax and similar drugs but my anxiety is getting worse ... deciding to read the Ashton Manual to stop taking Xanax . It seems to me that the Xanax set up a trigger in...
    ... anxiety, the problem is finding 1 that works for you, xanax reduces the early side effects...
    ... anxiety, the problem is finding 1 that works for you, xanax reduces the early side effects I take desipramine...
    ... I have been on Xanax and similar drugs but my anxiety is getting worse...

  9. TOPROL XL - any advice??
    ... of control. My doc says I can take this along with xanax . Okay now here's my question. If this drug reduces...

  10. Anxiety/Not depression
    ... like this may be the right thing for me. I know that xanax and ativan help me quite a bit, but my doc wont prescribe...
    ... like this may be the right thing for me. I know that xanax and ativan help me quite a bit, but my doc wont prescribe...
    ... properly, often it does, ask doc or a pharmacist xanax and ativan are valium type meds and go well with zoloft...

  11. Anyone used Beta-Blockers?
    ... get off them. I'm also taking a low daily dose of xanax . I dont wanna up the xanax dosage. Does anyone...
    ... confusing them with other meds, you can keep taking the xanax with them...

  12. lexapro and me
    ... mprovement and I sleep well at night, I am also on .5 mg of xanax . I was on prozac before for about 4 months and I went...

  13. Heart problems from mixing drugs ?
    ... figured out what I've done wrong. I've been taking xanax for 4 years with no problems up to now. 3 months ... taking them both (different times of the day). My xanax dose is 1mg per day. Then in January, I started ... the decongestants and exercise, but I can't stop the xanax . I'm entirely too wired worrying about this echo...

  14. Increased anxiety with Lexapro
    ... like. If it were up to me, I would continue taking xanax on an as needed basis (which is .25 mg about two or...

  15. Does anyone take xanax and SAMe ?
    ... sam e reduces anxiety, if it does for you, then less xanax will be needed sam e isnt generally classed as...

  16. Exactly HOW does Xanax work ???
    ... t be much help to you, because I have no idea HOW Xanax works. All I know is that it's the only thing that ... people do have a hard time doing that. As for taking Xanax and Klonopin I really don't have any idea about that...
    ... xanax only lasts about 2 to 3 hours so 3 doses on a stressful ... it at night unless you cant get off to sleep since xanax works quickly if dissolved under the tongue, you can...
    ... Exactly HOW does Xanax work ??? The real truth is nobody knows exactly...
    ... Xanax does work and I'm not sure exactly how but they can...
    ... You DON'T want to become dependent on Xanax . It is a very incidious drug. It will trick you. Of ... The doctor took my history. He told me to take a Xanax and see if that worked. It did. The drug has a mind ... If anyone knows of a way to do it, let me know. Xanax works immediately if you put it under your tongue ... I have searched high and low for side effects to Xanax and can't find any long term ones....
    ... injured betty]You DON'T want to become dependent on Xanax . It is a very incidious drug. It will trick you. Of ... The doctor took my history. He told me to take a Xanax and see if that worked. It did. The drug has a mind ... If anyone knows of a way to do it, let me know. Xanax works immediately if you put it under your tongue ... I have searched high and low for side effects to Xanax and can't find any long term ones. HI Betty, ... I was wondering how long you were on the Xanax and was 8mg a day your highest dose? I have been ... on the Xanax for a little over 2 months now and was up to 4mg per...
    ... Betty, I was wondering how long you were on the Xanax and was 8mg a day your highest dose? I have been ... on the Xanax for a little over 2 months now and was up to 4mg per ... any info or advise you might have, I have been on Xanax for about ten/eleven years now. Eight was the highest ... feel over medicated, I just feel like I can taste Xanax with every breath. That is Xanax, it grabs you ... for something else. I have been completley off of Xanax several times but each and everytime I can't sleep ... injury flares up and the only thing that works is Xanax . They warned me before I first started taking it. ... takes you off of that your body might scream for more Xanax , I know that mine did when I quit anti-depressants ... jitters or not being able to sleep so they add in Xanax or some other drug for sleep. Then they wonder how...
    ... understand how a Doctor could ever let someone take 8MG of Xanax a day..IMO that person shouldn't be in the Medical...
    ... understand how a Doctor could ever let someone take 8MG of Xanax a day..IMO that person shouldn't be in the Medical ... I manged to stop the Prozac but was hooked on the Xanax by then. Eight is a huge number to take all at once ... back on. I have tried to pot for sleep to replace Xanax . One hit and I am asleep, two hits and I am eating...

  17. Anyone have any knowledge of Tryptozen?
    ... experience with it? I really really want to wean off xanax . I'm taking 1mg per day - divided into 1/2 does a...

  18. Anyone with Monday work anxiety?
    ... no money -- catch 22. I took my normal dose of Xanax this morning (.25). I am just finding it harder and...
    ... no money -- catch 22. I took my normal dose of Xanax this morning (.25). I am just finding it harder and...
    ... no money -- catch 22. I took my normal dose of Xanax this morning (.25). I am just finding it harder and...

  19. Day 3 on Klonopin and I just don't like it.
    ... need to take it about 6 hours later (as opposed to xanax 12 hours later). Of course the xanax was 1mg extended ... twice a day. The withdrawal effects are not as bad as xanax though. I don't know yet, I'll give it longer to...
    ... need to take it about 6 hours later (as opposed to xanax 12 hours later). Of course the xanax was 1mg extended ... twice a day. The withdrawal effects are not as bad as xanax though. I don't know yet, I'll give it longer to ... sleepiness gets less and less severe. Good luck. P.S. Xanax is the most addictive out of all the benzos....
    ... need to take it about 6 hours later (as opposed to xanax 12 hours later). Of course the xanax was 1mg extended ... twice a day. The withdrawal effects are not as bad as xanax though. I don't know yet, I'll give it longer to ... the word addiction but I am not going to argue that xanax is the strongest of the benzos and is basically used ... and are shown as having the same strength although xanax kicks in quicker. The xanax extended release was supposed ... case. It is only lasting a little longer then regular xanax . Xanax and Klonopin are probably the two most similiar ... 24 hours at 0.5mg twice a day as opposed to 1mg of xanax XR twice. This again may knock you for a loop as far ... manage with it. If not then you are probably stuck with xanax . Give it a chance and don't try to relate it to xanax...

  20. benzodiazepines
    ... in fact are only taking the equivilant of 0.5mg of xanax in 24 hours which is very low dosage. This amount ... took the "general lowest dosage recomendation" of xanax for panic disorder, not anxiety disorder, equivilant ... would be 8mg of ativan strenght in 24 hours or 4mg of xanax . I have been on 4mg of xanax and other medications...

  21. Xanax was great. 1st day on klonopin and (m)
    ... zombie...some people have no problem with it though. Xanax is the only thing that worked for me and didn't make ... dopped up. Then again some people have a problem with Xanax . The best advice I can give you is call your Doctor...
    ... drugged. I'm on .05 only. Do you think I still have xanax residue left in my system as well? I don't get it ... , how can there be more chances of abuse with xanax then with klonopin? They're the same drug family ... aren't they? I'd rather be back on xanax anyday. Dear stellinator, The strengths of dosage ... maintenance and it is better for long term usage. Xanax is an anti-anxiety class mediation only, where Klonopin ... well. You may just need more time to adjust. I am on xanax and and anti-convulsant medicaton at the same time...
    ... how can there be more chances of abuse with xanax then with klonopin? I'm afraid, stellinator, ... question with the title of your post. You said, " Xanax was great". That's why it's more likely to cause...
    ... I do believe that stellinator meant that xanax worked well to check the panic symptoms, not that ... it made people feel better by the statement " Xanax was great". First of all there is no mental medication ... have taken srri's and I am on one now. I have taken xanax for years and and I take it on an around the clock ... disabled from an ssri reduction. I have never taken xanax during a painc attack to stop it unless it is the ... for that particular person. Another thing is that xanax only makes "abusers" feel better, like a street drugs ... might. When I take my xanax at every dosage, I dread it and it does not make me ... comparision of common, un-common and rare side effects of xanax , Welbutrin and Effexor as an example. I have at least ... 70% of all of the xanax side effects at different times. Comparing a benzo ... on possible side effects alone? SIDE EFFECTS OF XANAX (alprazolam): drowsiness, dizziness, tiredness,...

  22. Off xanax and on klonopin. Does this sound right?
    ... Xanax and klonopin are like brothers or cousins.....just...

  23. Increase Leaxapro Dosage
    ... I am on 10mg and I seem to sleep well I also take xanax .5 at night also. I wake up a lot during the night...

  24. foggy headed
    ... I told my friend that my doc upped me to 20mg of Xanax instead of 2mg...........and she stopped me to clarify...

  25. Zoloft / depersonalization question
    ... any meds at all? My doc has given me low doses of xanax to take when I do freak out and it definately helps...
    ... t take any medication, they prescribed Prozac and Xanax , the Prozac I couldn’t take, the Xanax helped me...
    ... better within just a couple weeks. I still pop a .25mg xanax when i feel really out of it but, no complaints from...
    ... first few weeks, along with making the anxiety worse, xanax as needed will help, also look up lightheadedness...

  26. new med..
    ... working thru the whole next day. I like it better than xanax , which left me shakey when it wore off....

  27. Feel Dizzy with blurry eyes
    ... He prescribed me with klonopin, Lexotan, Zoloft, Xanax , Prozac, Wellbutrin and who knows what else and since...

  28. Alcohol/Anxiety
    ... wear off, like a benzo does. My doc tried me on only xanax some years ago, but it always left me shakey & worse...

  29. Ativan concerns
    ... First of all I don't take ativan but I have been on xanax for years. You should stay on it at the same dosage ... Psychiatrist's knowledge, before you do it. I am on xanax for life for other un-diagnosible conditions and I ... again. By the way 2mg of Ativan is equal to 1mg of xanax . So I take the equiviant of 8mg of ativan a day, so...

  30. Am I going crazy/Worring to much
    ... from what I am reading, you are a prime candidate for xanax . If you want to get straight again you are going to...
    ... from what I am reading, you are a prime candidate for xanax . If you want to get straight again you are going to...

  31. How much Xanax is too much?
    ... going to be much help but I'll throw in my two cents. Xanax was the only thing that ever worked for me. But what ... made me feel like a zombie. I only took 1/2MG. of Xanax a day 1/4MG. at a time. My Doctor told me to never ... that much and it's not helping you then I'd say that Xanax may not be the drug for you. Good luck to you and...
    ... reason... but I really don't want to take so much xanax . Hopefully the doc can find a better drug to suit...
    ... [QUOTE=*exhausted*]I was just recently put on Xanax for anxiety attacks. I was first given .5 mg, which ... it's spread out through out the day. I know that Xanax can be addicting, so I was just wondering if anyone ... Long term usage would be Klonopin but I have been on xanax for years on a constant dosage. The general rule is...
    ... Long term usage would be Klonopin but I have been on xanax for years on a constant dosage. The general rule is ... wondering how it is that some doc's will prescribe xanax on a long term basis, as in your case, and others...
    ... Long term usage would be Klonopin but I have been on xanax for years on a constant dosage. The general rule is ... good to go on a anti-depressant, and only take the Xanax when I have an actual anxiety attack. My doctor had ... told me that Xanax is mostly used 'as needed' on a short-term basis....
    ... You should not become physically dependent on Xanax if you do not take it every day or every other day...
    ... wondering how it is that some doc's will prescribe xanax on a long term basis, as in your case, and others ... from a period in my young adulthood started me on xanax from a very severe panic attack. A couple of years ... off to fast and was asleep for 8 days. It took 4mg xanax a day, 1200mg neurontin a day and 20mg celexa to halfway ... future, they really don't care about me taking 4mg of xanax or more for the rest of my life. I have had so many ... attacks and different symptoms that this is old hat. The xanax is more of a muscle relaxer then anything now, and ... it works. I do not recomemd xanax unless it is the only thing to stop panic attacks ... reacts different to everything. Well, thats why I am on xanax in a short version. I hope I made some sort of sence...
    ... from a period in my young adulthood started me on xanax from a very severe panic attack. A couple of years ... off to fast and was asleep for 8 days. It took 4mg xanax a day, 1200mg neurontin a day and 20mg celexa to halfway ... future, they really don't care about me taking 4mg of xanax or more for the rest of my life. I have had so many ... attacks and different symptoms that this is old hat. The xanax is more of a muscle relaxer then anything now, and ... it works. I do not recomemd xanax unless it is the only thing to stop panic attacks ... reacts different to everything. Well, thats why I am on xanax in a short version. I hope I made some sort of sence ... your situation. I am starting to have doubts about xanax . I feel on the verge of an anxiety attack for the ... past 3 days and the xanax doesnt seem to be helping like it used to. I am convinced...
    ... so often and I always like to read the questions on Xanax , because that is what my doctor prescribed to me. ... than physical exaustion. Anyway, I try to take the Xanax as sparingly as possible, for 2 reasons, 1: I was...
    ... your situation. I am starting to have doubts about xanax . I feel on the verge of an anxiety attack for the ... past 3 days and the xanax doesnt seem to be helping like it used to. I am convinced...

  32. PLEASE!!!!HELP!!! I'm losing it!!!
    ... I've not taken valium, but do have & have taken, xanax & klonopin and they both relax me fast, no weird side...
    ... 2mg of diazepam (valium ) is equal to about 0.1mg of xanax or Klonopin. 2mg to 5mg in an adult is for very mild ... Lori J, suggested that she has taken Klonopin and Xanax and if you need to be on a benzo then I would say ... you don't have panic attacks, I would not suggest xanax , which I take. If I were you, I would see another...

  33. valerien for anxiety
    ... reflux is bad. My doc said it was stress and put me on xanax for a week I havent been back as I am sure my back...

  34. Anxiety in the morning
    ... apt. He is upping me to 40mg and wants me to take xanax . Well looks like we can panic and freak out together...
    ... Like worrywort said, her doc just gave her xanax to help with the panic, you might want to talk to...

  35. Nervous Stomach
    ... digestive tract is nervous. It's not fun. I do take xanax , but after watching the Oprah show yesterday, I am...

  36. Klonopin and Xanax
    ... during the day that I get anxious & need a "quick fix" ( xanax ). They said I could, that taking it too would make ... that concerned about that, cause when I do take a xanax (rarely) for a quick panic fix, I usually only take...
    ... to lisar, amny take xanax and klonapin together, its quite OK, fastest way to...
    ... I have taken both for anxiety, and xanax is definitely the "quick fix" as opposed to the longer...
    ... I have taken both for anxiety, and xanax is definitely the "quick fix" as opposed to the longer...

  37. new to lexapro
    ... wondering why he didn't just give you something like xanax or Klonopin, which is one you can take temporarily...

  38. Xanax Vs. Zoloft
    ... i have been on both and am on just xanax now. i have not been on both at the same time but ... here is what i know. xanax is VERY addictive. more so than anything i have experience ... fix the problem from the core, not tape it up like xanax . i personally wish i could live on xanax forever ... after years of not being on anything. i started the xanax recently becaus ethe anxiety snuck up on me again ... and if you can i would try to stay away from the xanax as it really only adds complication to the disorder ... the addiction and recovery board, lots of people on xanax there. good luck hun, be careful. also, see the...
    ... Addiction and Dependence are two different things, Xanax doesn't cause addiction it causes dependence or tolorance ... ...in some people, not all people. I took Xanax everyday of my life for seven years...I took a very ... weaning. I won't get into your reactional use of Xanax , I'm not here to judge people. This is just a suggestion ... NEVER under any circumstances to take more. Yes, Xanax has side effects but so does Zoloft. Actually any...
    ... Because of the addiction risk of Xanax , my vote is for Zoloft. I personally can take a ... xanax or two and then go for weeks without needing another...
    ... xanax is not at all addictive to most anxiety sufferers ... addictive to those who have addictive type peosonalities, xanax should only be taken as needed, frequently its not...
    ... live like this anymore. Anyways, She prescribed me xanax but my mom doesn't like the idea of xanax for some ... She says there are side effects. I'd rather be on xanax because i've taken it before recreationally (I don ... answer to. Did you tell your Doctor that you had used xanax as a recreational drug in the past? Your Doctor can ... are not honest with him or her. You may think that xanax is the answer right now because it works so well for ... recreation. I could go into about 3000 words describing xanax , and other benzos but with you this would be a waste ... of time already. A person that takes xanax needs to be one that wishes they did not have to take ... guess what I am saying is that the prime candidate for xanax is one that fears upping the medication as much as ... first level out on. You are playing with fire and xanax is way to powerful a drug for just social anxiety...

  39. New Here -- Need Help
    ... what they were. Finally, after a bad experience with Xanax , participated in a study at Stanford where they were...
    ... other benzo. Lots of people have bad experiences with XanaX and sometimes experience delirium, confusion and hallucinat...
    ... other benzo. Lots of people have bad experiences with XanaX and sometimes experience delirium, confusion and hallucinat...

  40. Klonopin
    ... build up in your system. It has a longer life than xanax & supposed to be less addictive. Right now I'm on ... taking the Klonopin on a regular basis. Compared to xanax , I prefer Klonopin. You don't feel it kick in or wear ... off like most do with xanax which is only good for about 4 hours or so & supposed...
    ... - Klonopin was not designed to act like ativan or xanax - Klonopin is also used for epilepsy and is very useful ... about an hour to do the same thing that ativan or xanax does in 15 minutes - (unless we start talking the ... it is longer lasting in the system - twice that of xanax and xanax is about twice that of ativan (at the same...

  41. Could all this just be stress/anxiety?
    ... say it sounds like axiety, but they want me to take xanax all the time. I don't want to have to do that. I'm...
    ... elimination allergy diet, also have allergy tests try xanax when in pain , it relaxes the muscles a while, see...

  42. meds while flying
    ... the way down!!! I think I would like to take a Xanax or some sort of tranquilzer to get me down to Cancun...
    ... xanax or similar is often used for flying, take some 1 hour ... celexa is really working, you shouldnt need that much xanax ...

  43. Klonopin...time to get off of it!!!
    ... Many years ago I became addicted to Xanax even though I was taking it as prescribed. I slowly...

  44. Stressed Out!!!!
    ... be put on a low dose of a benzo, such as ativan or xanax to see if that helps you, but do talk it over with...

  45. Anxiety - Xanax - Symptoms??
    ... needles at extremeties are common from fight or flight, xanax helps reduce anxiety for a while but learn relaxation...
    ... panic can cause all kinds of physical symptoms. Xanax in my opinion, is good for emergencies, but I would ... much longer in your system, is of the same family as xanax & also you don't have residule effects from it wearing...
    ... Thanks for the information. I had read somewhere that Xanax makes you feel better only for the short time it's ... panic can cause all kinds of physical symptoms. Xanax in my opinion, is good for emergencies, but I would ... much longer in your system, is of the same family as xanax & also you don't have residule effects from it wearing...
    ... In my opinion XanaX is bad news!!!!!!!!! I took it for about a month and...
    ... tazmindog, When and if you decide to take the Xanax is up to you. But one thing you have to remember ... the same experiance with any of these drugs. I took Xanax everyday for seven years...1/4 MG twice a day. I...
    ... tazmindog, I agree with Graciecat, I can take xanax occasionally, not on a regular basis & I've never...

  46. Nerves?
    ... it, but I just want it to go away. I just took a xanax so we'll see if that works. Sometimes it moves away...
    ... isunderstood your post. I assumed when you said you took a Xanax that you had already been diagonised with panic attacks...
    ... it, but I just want it to go away. I just took a xanax so we'll see if that works. Sometimes it moves away...
    ... I do have xanax because I was diagnosed with anxiety. They want me...

  47. Anxiety..a way of life.
    ... SHE will never accept me for who I am. I took xanax for 3 years then weend myself off, then had to breakdown...

  48. I So Need Help O God Plse Help Me
    ... truly thought I was going to die. I then was given xanax . It was a lifesaver for me and is now all I take ... classes of them and can't tolerate them very well. The xanax helps the most and even though it is not a long term...

  49. Out Of Control Xanax--Need to lwer my dose
    ... I have been on Xanax for approx 8 years now. I started on a dosage of ... day, then 4 times a day. I then started ordering Xanax online because My Doctor would not up my dose and...
    ... Hi Mike... I just recently started taking Xanax . I'm a little weary to take it, because I don't want...

  50. Causes of anxiety disorder?
    ... in the mean time gave me a very low dose (.5 mg) of Xanax . My tests came back normal and so far I have only...

  51. what exactly is anxiety disorder?
    ... paxil, but if you should have a panic attack then xanax or something like that can pull you out of it. many...
    ... paxil, but if you should have a panic attack then xanax or something like that can pull you out of it. many...

  52. Stress or me? Need some encouragement
    ... he may counter that side affect with something like xanax or Klonopin for the time being. Let us know how...

  53. do I have a problem with stress? 16 yrs old, HELP!
    ... people what was wrong with me...and that I was taking Xanax because I had a panic disorder. To the credit of...
    ... people what was wrong with me...and that I was taking Xanax because I had a panic disorder. To the credit of...

  54. Hey Sickman. What anti-seizure medicine
    ... convulsive (anti-seizure) properties to it, where xanax does not. Klonopin is easier to manage and more for ... long term usage compared to the short term effects of xanax or ativan. The anti-seizure medication that I take ... 300mg four times a day within ten minutes or so of my xanax . It could be that the xanax is masking some of the...

  55. heres my story HELP!!!
    ... need to be on a benzo medication such as Klonopin or xanax . These are safer then sleeping pills (tranquilizers...

  56. Restoril for Annieof5 information
    ... hypnotics which is more for sleep disorders, where as xanax and Klonopin are in the class of anxiolytics, which ... of Restoril is approximately equivilant to 0.5mg of xanax although the workings being similiar, effects are...

  57. Is this a paxil side effect?
    ... flexibility soars and my endurance returns. Strangely, xanax , which relaxes me entirely robs my flexibility. ...

  58. benzos
    ... do nothing for me, unless the dosage was too low. xanax is okay, but short-lived. thanks...
    ... If you find that xanax is too short lived, like I did, then you may do better ... Klonopin I don't notice it wearing off like I did with xanax . I would be shakey & in worse shape after the xanax...
    ... do nothing for me, unless the dosage was too low. xanax is okay, but short-lived. thanks Dear bothered ... full 24 hours and is better for long term usage then xanax . Xanax only lasts 5-7 hours. Ativan only last 10-12...

  59. Paxil Question.....
    ... similar drugs. I've currently got a prescription for Xanax that I've had to use once. My mother is on Zoloft...

  60. My son died 2 days ago and I need sleep, does anyone know...
    ... sleeping pills I can take. I do take small amounts of xanax , but it hasn't helped me sleep much. I want to...
    ... of drugs known as benzodiazepines.(isn't that what xanax is? Sleep problems are usually temporary, requiring...
    ... helps. Thanks. Probably I'll just continue with the xanax , since it is a benzo too. I've noticed the xanax wears ... so I think I'll get it filled anyway. I took a xanax at 10 last night slept straight through till 4 am ... stupid, because I've been crying more then ever. All xanax does is keep my heart from popping out of my chest...
    ... listen to the problems. What is a small amount of xanax ? .25 mg? Typical for sleep disorder, but you don ... make it clear how well they can relax you. Anyway, xanax will knock you out and lessen the pain. This is obviously...
    ... I've decided to just stay on my regular amount of xanax .1 mg a day for at least a couple of months. I...

  61. Paxil Question
    ... longer. From experience, I know this to be true with xanax . In essence, you have more of the medication in your...

  62. Paxil & Alcohol?
    ... drink too much. I was on a new med once, took xanax and went out drinking. All I had was beer... I ended...

  63. Help in Chicago area
    ... year ago. After I was diagnosed, prescribed .25mg of Xanax , saw a psychaistrist, I was able to overcome this ... quickly (about a year). I had no problems coming off the Xanax , I was weened off and havent taken it in 8 years. ... attacks before and asked her to prescribe the .25mg of Xanax . She did, but said I should go on Paxil/Zoloft because ... Xanax is SO addictive. I have heard so many bad things ... to go on them at all. I took one .25mg tablet of Xanax about 3 to 4 times a week, basically on an as needed ... body doesnt remember how to relax. I want to be on Xanax on a more steady basis, and then be weened off again...
    ... can get a recommendation from someone. I have had xanax & believe me, you don't want it, ask your doctor for ... regular basis, Klonopin is much better to take than xanax . They are in the same family (benzos). There are...

  64. need some advice
    ... as needed should help, or try another benzo such as xanax , which doesnt stay as long in your body anticonvulsants...
    ... this does not work, then you probably should go to xanax like I am on but only the dosage that you need. You ... guess you are meaning muscle spasms or tightening the xanax will help this. It will stop just about any panic ... medications by the FDA. I do find that when I take the xanax and the neurontin around the same time, 4 times a ... tingling and nervous feelings, etc. I worked with the xanax for 5 years and it did sedate me for about a week ... first, it is easeir to take one or two doses a day. Xanax is basically the last tablet resort. General rule...

  65. Finally went to a Psychologist....
    ... has gone through the same thing. I took a 1/2 of a xanax last night and the twitch went away but I also got...
    ... one same spot. It's been ok lately though. Yes Xanax can make you sleepy especially if you're not use to...
    ... If the twitching subsided when you took the xanax , then it was from panic & anxiety. My heart was racing ... like crazy then I would take xanax & it would be fine, of course I thought I was having ... a heart attack, but if I was, the xanax wouldn't have cured it! Our minds can be so powerful ... bodies. If you can get on meds for anxiety, other than xanax , you will find that these thoughts will ease up & ... will your symptoms. The reason I say this is that xanax is & should be used "only as needed" not everyday...

  66. first time to the board, got a few questions!
    ... use anti-depressants or other calming meds such as xanax , klonopin etc. I have read others on here that also...

  67. question to anyone taking Inderal for anxiety...
    ... nervousness). about a year ago, i was taking paxil and xanax , and it seemed to help, but i eventually went off...

  68. Mitral Valve Prolapse?
    ... thinking I was having a heart attack. In any event, the Xanax I'm taking now has calmed my heart down a lot....

  69. Anxiety treatments
    ... social anxiety. (I'm VERY familiar with this). I take xanax and the problem goes away. However, I wish that I ... Simply ordering a pizza can make me crazy!) I take xanax when I know it's coming. If I don't know it's coming ... , it's hit or miss. Xanax and I'm quite the engineer... no xanax and sometimes...
    ... medication as I am very sensitive to it. I am taking Xanax now but am very nervous about becoming addicted. The...
    ... medication as I am very sensitive to it. I am taking Xanax now but am very nervous about becoming addicted. The...

  70. Muscle Twitches In Calves?
    ... help me sleep, the Dr. switched me to 0.250 mg of Xanax so I Could have surgery for a sports injury. I took ... the Xanax for about 6 weeks and when I started coming off it...

  71. Back Problems related to Depression/Anxiety
    ... his specialty. I was put on Seroquel 25 mg and 4 xanax a day along with my other medications from Pain Mang...

  72. Suggestions anyone
    ... had to call someone for comfort. That day i got a Xanax from my mother, i went to bed that night and was fine...

  73. Least addictive anxiety medicine.
    ... some people have great success with them. I took Xanax and never had one problem with it. No dependency...

  74. Lump in throat advice
    ... muscle spasm/anxiety. She suggested Benadryl and Xanax if it happens again. Then 2 weeks later out of the...
    ... this problem on and off for about a year. I took xanax for it the first time it happened, and it knocked...
    ... this problem on and off for about a year. I took xanax for it the first time it happened, and it knocked...
    ... xanax or any other valium type med can sedate you strongly...

  75. Anxiety
    ... 1000mgs. I have a LOT of anxiety, which i take Valium or Xanax for but i want to stop taking benzo's as i think they...