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  1. Hospitalization
    ... Lamictal and 25 mgs of seroquel for sleep at night and xanax for anxiety as needed. I also take Topomax for chronic...

  2. obsession issues
    ... what I take, in addition to the Lamictal and Prozac), Xanax , or Valium may be added. If you have any more questions...

  3. Bipolar and pregnant ???
    ... pregnant 10 years ago, I went off all my meds (prozac, xanax and depakote, at the time). The pregnancy was normal...
    ... pregnant. I was on Lamictal, Wellbutrin, Lexapro, and Xanax as needed. I went off everything except the Wellbutrin...

  4. Bipolar & Work
    ... and wellbutrin and lamictal for bipolar disorder. Xanax for anxiety disorder. I am doing so much better not...

  5. Open Question for all diagnosed with BipolarI&II
    ... pills to help me sleep, immovane, clonazepam, Adivan, Xanax (not all at once)...and I'm currently on Manerix and...

  6. Manic, again -- PLEASE HELP
    ... loss. My mind feels calmer and I occassionally take xanax to get a good night's sleep. Good sleep helps alot...

  7. Xanax doses going up and up...
    ... withme if this has been dealt with before. I am on Xanax and Efexor but I don't feel the Efexor is working ... very well as I rely on the Xanax more and more to get thru each day. My GP isnt intrerested ... tell you from what I've read up on that both AD's and Xanax can cause panic problems or make original ones much ... themselves; tolerance or intradose withdrawals from Xanax can also cause panic and sleeplessness(rebound). ...
    ... happening to me for about 15 years now. ABout the Xanax , my social anxiety got so bad I was prescribed a ridiculous ... ly high dose of Xanax XR, 3 Mg's three times daily, and the anxiety seemed ... almost worse than before I started xanax at all! I'm off that, and now only on 30 mg of Serax...

  8. major depression.......new med help???
    ... many many years. Anyways, I have been on everything, xanax , klonopin, wellbutrin for anxiety; trazadone, prozac...

  9. what do you take for anxiety?
    ... Mine gave me xanax and I am a complete zombie. I love it!!...
    ... I cant help but feel jelous of goofyafter2 taking Xanax (no offence). It brings back such memories. I loved...

  10. I think I'm crazy
    ... pdoc says I'm bi-polar. I am on Trileptal, Lexapro, Xanax , Trazodone, and Seroquel. Perhaps a cocktail of meds...
    ... pdoc says I'm bi-polar. I am on Trileptal, Lexapro, Xanax , Trazodone, and Seroquel. Perhaps a cocktail of meds ... other meds you are describing besides Lexapro and Xanax . Are the other drugs for bipolar? How do you tell...

  11. Lamictal, Abilify & Lexapro
    ... i am currently on lamictal, abilify, lexapro, and xanax and i wanted to hear from anyone on this 'cocktail...

  12. How many times have you quit?
    ... lamictal and lithium or so I thought. I got some xanax from my pdoc today for different social situations...

  13. Are temp agencies loaded with BP sufferers?
    ... to med-resistence, no amount of Ambien, Klonopin or Xanax seems to help - but only exacerbates the problem ...

  14. Tooo much Klonpin
    ... benzodiazapene (family of drugs which include Valium, Xanax , Ativan, Librium, Restoril, etc.) But, you probably...

  15. is this bipolar or my anxiety
    ... panic from the family doctor and take buspar was on xanax now on ativan which I hate. My dads had anxiety his...

  16. Nancyb1962
    ... terror and nerve problems, as of right now, have beeen xanax , or valium. They just started me on new meds, but...

  17. Need to vent
    ... I am just so frustrated right now. I had to take a Xanax just to cope with his mood. Everything seems to be...

  18. Hooked on ambien?
    ... observations of my BP son, Will. His PDoc prescribed Xanax for his anxiety. Also said it would calm him so he ... prescribed meds. I also know he didn't take too many Xanax , as was my first fear. Oh MAN, I could not imagine...

  19. BPD and bipolar paranoia- meds?
    ... anxiety thing makes it hard sometimes. Some people take Xanax for panic attacks. I've used it in situations where...

  20. Cymbalta for depression
    ... proactive about keeping attacks at bay, I also will use xanax , usually .5 mg will keep me from freaking out, so ... can stay at my job or not call in sick. If i take a xanax it will last all day, i dont have to keep taking it...

  21. Irritability???
    ... in Moodville a lot of the time too! I am taking the xanax right now for anxiety and it seems to numb out my...
    ... off geodon. Back on seroquel, on wellbutrin and xanax as needed!! My mood is ok, then something makes me...

  22. Someone posted on Geodon and panic attacks?
    ... impossible because I couldn't sit still, it took 2 xanax to sit me down for half a minute until it put me to ... sleep). my doc lowered my dose of geodon and switched xanax for klonpin and the anxiety went away but the geodon...
    ... hoping it's the geodon not the fact that I am taking xanax . I am afraid to stop taking the xanax now for fear ... panic attacks will come back! I think I will stop the xanax on the weekend incase I have rebound reactions! ...
    ... fine, you may have minor dependency issues with the xanax , but I believe the geodon definitely ramps up pre ... -existing anxiety issues. Without the xanax you just won't be as relaxed, if panic attacks occur...

  23. Sleeping problems
    ... MEDS. DONT NEED NO MORE WEIGHT GAINER MEDS. I TAKE XANAX THAT KNOCKS ME OUT AN BED TIME. BUT MY THOUGHTS RACE...

  24. Don't know what to do!
    ... because of his severe anxiety, one of those meds :( is Xanax , and of course with his history of substance abuse...

  25. In such a bad place
    ... zoloft 120 mg geodon 25 mg seroquel klonopin 2 and xanax 2 with xanax xr2. all i can do is cry. my boyfriend...

  26. About Klonopin?
    ... advise? Have you tried any others? Is it better than Xanax ? By the way, the double spacing is for you. (LOL...
    ... advise? Have you tried any others? Is it better than Xanax ? By the way, the double spacing is for you. (LOL...
    ... yes xanax is in the same family as klonopin (benzodiazepines ... ) I was on xanax then switched to klonpin cause xanax did squat for me...
    ... Ive been on 1.5 mg klonopin daily. I was also on xanax before. Personally I like klonopin better. But I...

  27. In a Bad way
    ... there was an antideppresant drive thru..Ill have a xanax with water, hold the side effects please..Nah..I dont...

  28. Lamictal and sleeping????
    ... because I've been on my other medicines (Paxil and Xanax ) for awhile. Even taking a xanax won't help me fall...

  29. What to do when spinning into obsessive thoughts?
    ... just get control of myself? Those of you who take xanax along with a stabilizer...is it on an as-needed basis...
    ... personally have a history with benzodiazepines (ie xanax , klonopin, etc) And I can say that they did miracles...

  30. Wierd side effects anyone else have or....
    ... freak o nature. I take Geodon 120 Zoloft 100 and Xanax 3 really bipolar 23 year old girl, just getting the...
    ... fairly sizeable dosage... I've done Zoloft and Xanax , but never Geodon (although I once looked at a Geo...
    ... an option tho, so many meds for life sucks. also xanax doesnt cut it for me, but they are hesitant to prescribe ... me two like klonopin and xanax together. they let me try it for a month and its...
    ... hey chelsea, I have taken geodon, xanax , and zoloft together (what are the odds?) I didn ... some of the most bizarre and paranoid thoughts, the xanax took a little too long to calm me down IMO, that ... I sleep 10 - 12 hours a day. I was also taken off xanax and put on klonopin 3 times a day (I only take it...

  31. Lamictal???
    ... mentioned that his/her coctail is Lamictal, Paxil, Xanax . I'm wondering if this combo might work for me. If...
    ... mentioned that his/her coctail is Lamictal, Paxil, Xanax . I'm wondering if this combo might work for me. If ... medication cocktail consists of 80mg Paxil, Lamictal, and Xanax . Xanax is to help me sleep (and I don't grind my teeth...

  32. "anxious, restless, and agitated" mania as opposed to "on top of the world" mania
    ... I'm on 80mgs of Paxil, along with Lamictal and Xanax . I haven't taken the Lamictal for that long, though...

  33. Bipolar tried every med, Geodon questions
    ... of 80mg, sleep never came. I used to take it with xanax so I always had a real odd numbing out of my body ... my geodon dosage and switched be to klonopin from xanax but I continued to cycle a lot. About a month ago...
    ... Depakote Klonopin Zoloft (at my own request) Geodon Xanax Im currently on the last 3 I cycle often every ... the doctor before i began zoloft 100 geodon 120 and xanax xr2 however, all i want to come from all of these...

  34. seroquel resistance
    ... like caffeine, etc. I'm on 80 mg Paxil along with Xanax (when needed) and Lamictal. I've been on the Paxil...

  35. Bp meds if you're not bp?
    ... working. Besides the paxil, I'm also on .5 mg/day of xanax , and I think adding the Lamictal is making me sleepy...
    ... working. Besides the paxil, I'm also on .5 mg/day of xanax , and I think adding the Lamictal is making me sleepy...

  36. Abilify? Geodon? Lamictal?
    ... my hair. Right now I am on seroquel, lexapro and xanax . I have a new PDoc and he mentioned switching me...

  37. Is anyone on Lamictal?
    ... it. FINALLY I'm on 80mg/day of Paxil and .5 mg a Xanax (to sleep or on bad days). I was doing really well...

  38. Please help now
    ... does it? I'm no fan of the benzodiazepines like Xanax ; however, if you are having that much anxiety those...
    ... even in people with no previous manic behavior). The Xanax is the only one I'd even consider taking, and yet ... some time first!) then maybe a little, very little Xanax at those really bad times would be ok but treat it...

  39. Is this Bipolar?
    ... relief I had when he left the room. I took another Xanax and a tylenol pm to calm down and turned on Nick at...

  40. Meds
    ... to help with the insomnia and anxiety? I believe Xanax type drugs are no-no's. Is that correct?...

  41. help.. husband bipolar but not typical his is.
    ... little tiny thing. He currently is on Lexapro and Xanax XR... apparently these are not the meds he needs because...
    ... started him on depakote? so they added that to his xanax xr and his lexapro.... and kept him on his duragesic...

  42. Just diagnosed BP - this is BS!
    ... knowing I would at least get another prescription of xanax so that I could make it through the day. This psychiatrist...

  43. BP, anxiety, the blues & self-esteem
    ... PANIC ATTACKS are not uncommon in BP's... I have Xanax and Klonopin at the ready (and have wondered about...

  44. Feeling Great
    ... that's where I live these days... Topomax, Klonopin, Xanax , Depakote, Lithium Carbonate, Zoloft and Ambien stand...

  45. Bipolar and Pregnancy
    ... of meds over the years and they have put me on just xanax 3 times a day to try and mellow me out. Sometimes...

  46. Any success for BPII with Lamictal?
    ... suffer from the depressive symptoms)...although I take Xanax for severe social anxiety/phobia...but we believe...

  47. klonopin dumps
    ... antipsychotic as my cocktail. the klonopin replaced xanax to keep me awake more and relieve my extreme anxiety...

  48. paranoia and psychosis
    ... I take trileptal 1800mg zoloft 25mg abilify 15mg xanax 2mg.This is in one day how much meds I take.I think...

  49. This is my story
    ... chemical imbalance' and have been on Zoloft, Paxil, Xanax , and now, Celexa. Not all at once of course. Zoloft ... zombie. Paxil had a negitive sexual side effect. Xanax made me high :) Celexa was doing reall well for the...

  50. Manic Insomnia
    ... meds are: 200mgs Lamictal, 600 mgs Trileptal and 1mg Xanax XR, everyone is different ; but this combo has been...

  51. Help Please!
    ... Buspar which I think you take daily. There is also Xanax . I have had all of these. He would have to find...
    ... have klonopin which is not as bad as the others, esp xanax , esp since it is recommended as an adjunct for bipolar...

  52. Can ativan control symptoms?
    ... back to my normal cynical sarcastic self.. Now Xanax was another story, THAT was sugar pills.. :) normal...

  53. anxiety??
    ... the same thing Weasel until I went on A.D.'s. Then Xanax was added as needed. Salty...

  54. Depakote
    ... Welbutrin, Neurontin, Ambien, Seroquel, sometimes Xanax . I feel constantly tired. Never really feel like...
    ... Welbutrin, Neurontin, Ambien, Seroquel, sometimes Xanax . I feel constantly tired. Never really feel like...

  55. Just Diagnosed bipolar from depression new meds..
    ... has me weening from zoloft to wellbutrin and trying xanax for the anxiety, after deciding that i probably suffer...
    ... which is most likely your diagnosis. I also use Xanax as a short-term med for really high anxiety days and...
    ... has me weening from zoloft to wellbutrin and trying xanax for the anxiety, after deciding that i probably suffer...

  56. more drugs.
    ... combination of ADHD, fatigue, apathy, etc. I also take Xanax for panic/anxiety attacks or days that I'm feel like...

  57. Risperdal
    ... muscle spams in her neck that are controlled w/low dose xanax . It isn't TD, but it hasn't exactly been formally ... dependence. There are meds like klonipin, ativan, and xanax , which are again sedatives. The whole "habit-forming...

  58. tegretol
    ... attacks than I usually had. I was already prescribed xanax so just used them. You might want to try xanax but...

  59. EMDR for treatment of PTSD? Also Bipolar
    ... .)and saved my life my starting me immediately on Xanax 0.5 mg three times a day. The anxiety lifted and I ... feel so much better just with the Xanax , which helps me rest so well. Am working 1/2 days...

  60. super short fuse
    ... but something that's really helped me is a small Xanax prescription to supplement my other meds on days that...

  61. Mood stabilizers... opinions?!?
    ... it works very well for me. Previously I was taking Xanax , which for me didn't cut it. Of course everyone's...

  62. Watch out for bitter old women who run Bipolar support groups.!
    ... may, just prior to curling up, take a large dose of xanax or sodium amytol to induce slumber (of course an umbilical...

  63. Hoosier, et al... could it be the Ambien ???
    ... I also have the same things happen to me while on xanax now. Funny how the meds can make you worse off...
    ... myself... My "shrink" (pdoc?) had warned me off of Xanax and Klonopin after similar experiences with them....

  64. Ever heard of Lamictal??????
    ... increased my Paxil CR and wants me to continue my Xanax XR. The Xanax is helping me sleep, finally, the Paxil...

  65. I was in a car accident yesterday......
    ... adjusted, because the lexapro is killing me, and the xanax is making me forget my name and it isn't doing it...
    ... things worse for me. I am not sure the lexapro and xanax can help me with it all. One minute I'm feeling...
    ... my meds. I take 30mg of Lexapro daily and .25mg of xanax if needed. Well.......... I made a few adjustments ... Lexapro pill & cut it in half and then took an extra Xanax . It was about 2hrs before I felt sleepy, but I woke...

  66. Medication
    ... 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...

  67. My mood is changing (triggers) & I think I am losing control
    ... helping with my depression, along with taking the Xanax for my anxiety & paranoia (basically if I was out...

  68. Feelings
    ... just angry and mean. I have felt no affect by the Xanax XR I am taking for immediate relief. I did go to...

  69. new member & have lots of questions
    ... visits for the last year. She gave me Paxil CR and Xanax XR (for 30 days only until the Paxil CR is working...
    ... find peace. It sounds like they are giving you the Xanax to help you through the worst part. It hard to admit...

  70. Oversedation and Misdiagnosis
    ... psychiatrist that he has now, had him up to 15 2mg Xanax bars along with the same amount of Klonopin a day...

  71. Effexor withdrawals or Wellbutrin side effects?
    ... welbutrin. Coming off effexor was hell but I was given xanax to help. When I started taking welbutrin I had those...

  72. Lamictal and Lithium.. Lamictal effective?
    ... Clomipramine/Anafranil, and Strattera. Sometimes Xanax for sleep. Kristina :)...

  73. menopause and bipolar...
    ... have a fan on me every night!!!...I have been takin xanax again and it really helps .I only wake up once slightly...

  74. How we are rated?
    ... About your morning hangover- have you tried xanax ? It's really short acting, it's enough to get me...

  75. Klonopin ?
    ... his doctor had him bouncing back & forth between Xanax , Valium, & Klonopin. Righ now, his doctor has him ... taking 10-12 2mg Xanax bars a day - and he functions!!! This is the part ... that kills me, in order to ween him off of Xanax , his doctor told him to take 10-12 Klonopin a day...