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  1. Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation: An alternative approach
    ... my use of sedatives, including the very addictive Xanax . The treatments are recommended daily for 21...

  2. St Johns Wort
    ... believe it works for some because it kept her away from Xanax , Elavil and Valium for years. She also went to some...

  3. can't get passed first couple of days with meds
    ... have tried 3 different SSRI's, trazadone, remeron, xanax , and , most recently wellbutrin and everything seems...

  4. exhausted and discouraged
    ... getting about 5 hours of sleep on 1 or 2 low dose xanax . my dr upped my buspar to 45mg and that seemed to...
    ... it. It also is good for anxiety, although, I take xanax , also. I have been on this AD for many years and have...

  5. I'm tapering off Effexor
    ... week and he completely understood. He prescribed me xanax for the stress times and what I call the 'Jimmy-legs...
    ... or 10 beads till i get to zero. I already have a xanax Rx ,for panic attacks ,but i rarely use it. It's just...

  6. has any one tried buspar and was it successful?
    ... depressants, :) but non really ever helped, i also was on xanax . dr decided i should try buspar and stop lexapro...
    ... depressants, :) but non really ever helped, i also was on xanax . dr decided i should try buspar and stop lexapro...

  7. Has anyone here been on Remeron ?
    ... any other meds before except occasional tiny dose of Xanax . I had some severe anxiety/panic due to health issues ... mgm for about 3 weeks along with a 1/2 of a .25 mgm Xanax to help with the anxiety until the Remeron took hold...
    ... do. It's funny, today I took a half of a .25 mgm Xanax ( I just couldn't stand how I was feeling & have much...
    ... do. It's funny, today I took a half of a .25 mgm Xanax ( I just couldn't stand how I was feeling & have much...

  8. nicotine withdrawal and depression
    ... worked well. my dr upped my buspar and gave me some xanax and once that kicked in i could feel the moderate...

  9. Road Rage
    ... I don't want to take SSRI's, I take the occasional xanax instead which provides some relief....

  10. Lexapro, How did you do?
    ... gained weight, but all people are different. I take xanax 1 mg four times a day. I have been on it for years...

  11. What to expect??
    ... questions, and sent me home with an antidepressant and xanax for the anxiety. I still see him to this day. I trust...

  12. what about wellbutrin
    ... all day with no energy. i usually have to take a xanax to go to sleep and sleep 5 hours. i took my first ... 1:30. slept off and on until 3 and then took two xanax and went back to sleep for awhile. have a ton of...

  13. evenings hardest
    ... wake i feel groggy and not myself. my dr has added xanax . 1 during the day and 2 at night to sleep. it's 5pm...
    ... have some ability to fix things for a longer term. Xanax is similar to buspar..it can help with sleep the nights...

  14. sleep
    ... It's 4:10 a.m. All I have to do is take my elavil, xanax , librium and I'll sleep like a baby. I just seem to...

  15. Has anyone ever had a PANIC ATTACK?
    ... very severe.. i just seen my dr today and was given xanax which is an anit anxiey med, i used to be on them...

  16. having a job and depression
    ... become a real problem for me....i seen dr today got .25 xanax 20 pills, to help me relax a little....i dunno best...

  17. Deep Depression
    ... of going to my doctor and asking him to put me on xanax and maybe a good SSRI. i have 2 doctor visits left...

  18. my story.....(CONTINUED THREAD)
    ... dr appt.today, i am gonna try to have her give me xanax for like a week, to help me in the beginig.. i used...
    ... right now and then my dr probably will not give me the xanax , which is the only think that clams be a little.....
    ... duties... I came back from dr, she gave me 20 pills xanax , and lexapro, and i have to go for a stress test,...
    ... soooooo nervous about tomrorow,. i have been taking xanax but i dont have many left.... anyhow, i will post...

  19. Night Time Is Better
    ... At bed time I take 200mg of amiltriptyline, 1mg of xanax , 25mg of librium. I sleep about six hours but it's ... good sleep. When I wake up I take a xanax and librium first thing. I also take potassium...

  20. Upped Lexapro & Still Not Feeling Much Relief
    ... system once we stop increasing, or I could take .5 xanax in the morning and .5 at night. NOT suggesting anything...
    ... but i got used to it after soem time... i was given xanax and i took that for a while while my body adjusted ... to Lexapro, but unfortunately the xanax worked great and i built up a tolerance to it, it...
    ... like me!! I have tried Wellbutrin, Buspar, Zoloft, Xanax , and am now on Lexapro (10mg). I was also prescribed...

  21. can anyone relate to my story...thank you
    ... have debated meds again, i used to be on lexapro and xanax ... i got off it cause of weight gain.. then i was...

  22. Meds Can Be A Gift.......
    ... Lamictal. I woke up this morning and did not need my xanax for the first time in about 2.5 weeks!!!!! I can't...
    ... wake up feeling awful in the mornings until I had a xanax down for about 40 minutes. I'm doing a little better...
    ... identify with you. You seemed happy about not needing a xanax in the morning. Congratulations!! I can't judge anyone...
    ... identify with you. You seemed happy about not needing a xanax in the morning. Congratulations!! I can't judge anyone...

  23. HELP SSRI to EFFEXOR or MAOI
    ... Lamictal to my Lexapro and adderall. I also have xanax for just in case. pinkeetoz Charm, have you...

  24. Need Advice! on 3 meds, spacy and confused: Meds or sleep deprivation??
    ... First off all I started on prozac 40mg for PMDD and Xanax . (I switched from effexor xL once I discovered that ... of the month) I was scared to death to run out of xanax because it worked so well, but I was taking it to ... all together?? should I change the klonopin back to xanax ? and just try and be on wellbutrin SR even thought ... the wellbutrin SR and the klonopin or wellbutrin and xanax ? I don't want to switch to a different SSRI then Prozac...
    ... and it is just as "addictive"(physically, mainly) as Xanax , which is also a benzo. None of these meds will...

  25. Which medication has the least side-effects?
    ... anxiety. He thought this would be better than upping my xanax . He explained the who plan of treatment to my GP and...

  26. Mothers Day
    ... and a big Lunch has been planned. I will take my xanax and hope I don't have an accident driving. I will...

  27. Antidepressant work for a week
    ... added lamictal to my combination of 20mg lexapro, .5 xanax in a.m. and bedtime, and 20mg adderall. The lamictal...

  28. sickofeffexor and spin444...a question about ADs
    ... I had rebound problems with both Klonopin and Xanax . They both worked in the beginning, but with the...

  29. Effexor,lamictal & Provigil combo
    ... lamictal to my comination of adderall, lexapro and xanax xr. I pray that I have success as you have, I'll...

  30. SEX or Life
    ... s weird? I lost my sex drive when I started taking Xanax by itself. Supposedly there aren't supposed to be...

  31. Prozac - Finally an SSRI that works!
    ... side effect I had before was insomnia.I also take Xanax now so I have no sleep problems....

  32. Withdrawal from Effexor
    ... had some anxiety but delt with it by taking .25mg of xanax ONLY when i had anxiety and that too faded away. I...

  33. feeling the worst i ever have!!!!
    ... weioght i had to get off them, then i was addicted to xanax ,, for 3 months i have nothing , no anti depresant ... or xanax .... now i am stuck 40 pounds heavier than i was 7...
    ... and weights at home but nothing. I took was on xanax for about two months and it was the worst mediction...

  34. Soooo tired and heavy.
    ... to taking them, the only thing i thought worked was xanax , but dr said i cant be on them all the time.. i have...

  35. No Shoulder To Cry On Here
    ... with my family dr. and I was told to take an extra xanax that day. With any luck, I will sleep on my way there...

  36. Does anyone had insomnia with their depression????
    ... Benzo for temporary help (such as Ativan, Klonopin or Xanax ) before you go to bed. I was put on Remeron (Mirtazapine...

  37. The chicken or the egg? My life
    ... step forward this morning I medicated myself with Xanax so I could leave the house and went to get my lab...

  38. Paxil CR or Effexor XR?????
    ... ychiatrist or Doctor about going on a Benzo such as Ativan, Xanax or Klonopin which work very well for panic and anxiety...

  39. Cymbalta and DEPRESSED!!
    ... Do you take anything for anxiety? I've been taking Xanax as needed to help with the on edge feeling. It helps...
    ... it........then took the liquid at about 3 mg with xanax but was still anxious. Celexa was awesome and I had...
    ... it........then took the liquid at about 3 mg with xanax but was still anxious. Celexa was awesome and I had...
    ... docs don't prescribe it anymore because there are the Xanax type drugs that work right away. Buspar takes a few...

  40. SOOO MISERABLE! Just dying inside,,,
    ... which have culminated in me having to take lexapro and xanax to cope with my situation. I honestly feel that if...

  41. Where Do I Find Out How Long Meds Take To Leave Your System
    ... it that I had a drug over reaction to Lorazapam and Xanax and the withdrawl was horrible, the worst being for...

  42. depression related?
    ... After all that they told me it was anxiety. I took xanax for a little bit, but it only made things worse (severe...

  43. Tachycardia (rapid heart beat) -- scared
    ... go below 120. They dismissed me again with a Rx of xanax , and told me to follow up with a Dr. I did as directed ... . Anyway, my heart rate went down with the xanax to a little above 100, but it stayed there for a ... week. Yesterday I went off the xanax . My heart rate once again went above 120 and stayed ... think the best thing to do would be to stay on the xanax , and let things be, but my heart rate before this...

  44. Hey, macadamiaNUT
    ... for days and nights, with the help of Lorazapam and Xanax . I had a horrible reaction to putting both drugs...

  45. depression, pmdd & perimenopause
    ... special diets (no caffeine, etc.) did nothing. Taking Xanax helped a lot when I realized I was really losing it...

  46. Saw my pdoc.
    ... be prescribing it as a temporary fix, like he would Xanax , let's say. Taking it for a week, then stopping,...

  47. Depression Question?
    ... working for me. One month supply of Wellbutrin SR & Xanax : $50 (no insurance), six visits to therapist: $600...

  48. paxil and insomnia
    ... maybe one hour. Before going on Paxil CR I was just on Xanax 2 mg to sleep and it worked great although I always...
    ... Thank you. Yeah, I am so there right hooked on Xanax and sleep aids. I did not take any Paxil this...
    ... maybe one hour. Before going on Paxil CR I was just on Xanax 2 mg to sleep and it worked great although I always ... or two. Ask your prescribing doc about taking some Xanax until this initial side effect passes. Xanax is ... are longer acting, like Ativan or klonopin, but like Xanax can be habit-forming. Used short term to get through...
    ... I took 2 mg's of Xanax last night and slept 11 hours. :-) I did not take...
    ... all weekend long with no Paxil. While I hate taking Xanax to sleep at least I do sleep and I have reasonable ... foggieness, I'd have to weigh in on somehow weining off Xanax and sticking with CBT and group therapy....

  49. What is Progress???
    ... gave me clonazepam (Klonopin brand name) (similar to xanax only fewer side effects and easier withdrawal). I...
    ... I do have Xanax 25 mg. that my gyn prescribed (she was the first doctor...
    ... The Xanax is not necessarily anything to be afraid of, and could ... and trust. Why not let her reassure you about the Xanax ?...
    ... trust. She has given me some "guidelines" with the Xanax (don't take 2 pills & then drive; use only as needed ... situations put me on edge....definite times to take a Xanax ! Easter Sunday w/my family may be just one of those...
    ... Thank you. I used to be on Xanax 20 years ago when they first figured out I had panic...

  50. XANAX withdrawl?
    ... Lorazapam During The Day And I Then Started Taking Some Xanax Along With It. Did This On And Off For A Few Months ... Having A Reaction To All The Drugs And It Was The Xanax Withdrawl That Was The Worst. My Heart Was Racing ... Anything. I Knew I Had To Go Through This To Get The Xanax Out Of My Bloodstream, And For Me It Took About Two ... Well Be What You Are Experiencing Is A Withdrawl From Xanax . It Is The Worst Thing I Have Ever Taken, And I Would ... Lorazapam And Feel Much Better. I Truly Believe The Xanax Was A Real Wakeup Call For Me. If You Can Wean...
    ... doctor was real smart in having you start Paxil and cut Xanax at the same time. Oftentimes doctors prescribe a benzo ... your dr. just did the opposite. So, it could be Xanax withdrawals, it could be Paxil side effects, or it ... doctor, but if I were you I would continue taking your Xanax as you have until the Paxil kicks in...as you probably...
    ... bad that I dumped it ASAP and went back to only my Xanax ....
    ... Chuck, I took xanax daily for many years to prevent panic attacks. It ... worked very well for me but I did find that once the xanax level in my blood was getting low I would have a rebound ... panic attack on its way unless I immediately took some xanax . A major problem with xanax is that it has a short ... bound anxiety attacks. I had no withdrawal from the xanax when I switched to klonopin. However, I found xanax...

  51. PMS with Med change??
    ... and it seems to be OK. Sometimes anxiety. I have Xanax for that if it is bad. I will be seeing a new doc...

  52. What Meds Are You Taking And Are They Helping?
    ... for a bonus I have panic attacks. I'm taking 1 mg xanax 4x's a day... 25 mgs of libruim 2 x...
    ... for me: 120mg Cymbalta (30mg 4 times a day) 2mg Xanax XR morn and night 16mg Rozrem for sleep at night...

  53. Meds, no meds--What's YOUR story?
    ... amiltriptyline) and vailum, which was later switched to xanax . She made sure I understood everything she told me...

  54. Has anyone not had a bad experience going on or coming off Effexor?
    ... tired. I currently take effexor (xr) and alprazolam ( xanax ). I was recently hospitalized with gall bladder problems ... taken my meds for 7 days. I felt irritable and edgy. Xanax is addictive, but I also learned that Effexor (xr...

  55. All Most Afraid When Feeling Good
    ... tryciclic. I'm on 10 mg's of lexapro once a day. Have xanax for anxiety, if I need it. Once again, Thanks....

  56. Chucking Meds
    ... tried and failed. After a hell of tapering now off xanax and finally sleeping! need some dalmane to get through...

  57. So unmotivated
    ... and panic disorder for a long time, started taking Xanax in 2003 and am now on Lexapro since September, so...
    ... a very old AD. Elavil (amiltripyline.) I'm also on xanax . I have both anxiety and depression. Since lexapro...

  58. Help, I Need A Friend
    ... mental health doctor, and wrote me a prescription for xanax . She thinks I have depression and anxiety also. ...

  59. Depression, is a relief...
    ... work for me but possibly not for anyone else. I take xanax and librium for anxiety. Amiltriptyline (elavl) and...
    ... fatigue and I also have really bad crying spells. I take Xanax for Anxiety and Lexapro for depression. Yesterday...

  60. One Thing After Another
    ... dx'd with depression and anxiety. I also have taken xanax for many years. I will talk to my Dr. and my psychiatri...

  61. Same old song
    ... and to enjoy them. I take elavil (a very old AD) and xanax for my anxiety. I recently had a back slide and my...

  62. need advice ?????
    ... too. Even if I'm tying to relax. I'm on lexapro and xanax and they help a lot. You're doing well if you don...

  63. Psychiatrist?
    ... through the realm of meds (Buspar, Wellbutrin, Zoloft, Xanax )......I honestly don't want to try any more meds....

  64. Anxiety/depression adult children issues...
    ... expensive here and alone. I've been taking low dose xanax for 15 yrs and now trying to "wean off" with no help...

  65. Help Terrible relaps
    ... ve been on and off medication and have always taken Xanax for anxiety and panic disorder. How can I make this...
    ... disoriented this morning. Dr also said to increase my xanax if needed. Hope everyone else is doing fine Thanks...
    ... My husband drove me around and took me home to get Xanax . I actually returned for the cutting of my birthday...

  66. I'm so lost... and please read!
    ... been on it! I'm on 37.5 mgs of Effexor, and I take Xanax as a PRN for my Anxiety. Does anyone have any advise...

  67. So Scared
    ... anxiety disorder, and ever since the first day I took Xanax I haven't throwen up since!!! Isn't that incredible...

  68. The cover up
    ... now. It treats depression and anxiety. I also am on xanax for the anxiety and panic attacks. Keep your...

  69. feel like a failure
    ... up to you. They gave me back my life. I also take xanax for anxiety and panic attacks. I'm sorry you're...

  70. Trying to decide whether to take meds..
    ... taking sleeping pills? I have been on dalmane and xanax off and on for 15 yrs , plus did all the ssri's too...

  71. so tired
    ... 30mg per day right now last night I had to take some xanax , when I came home I read a letter I received and and...
    ... was 19, also anxiety and panic attacks. I also take xanax . 1 mg four times a day. I'm on two antidepressants...
    ... was 19, also anxiety and panic attacks. I also take xanax . 1 mg four times a day. I'm on two antidepressants...

  72. I am at rock bottom, and need someone to take a look at this
    ... and eyes to be worse in the morning. But, the xanax I take helps so much more with physcial sypmtoms....
    ... Just remembered my point!! :) I was given xanax for anxiety. My anxiety/depression is very much ... control at the moment....even when not taking the xanax . I find myself now taking the xanax to relieve...
    ... Hi Rianna, the xanax helps...but doesn't get rid of the stiffness/octopus...

  73. taking pain meds when on AD's
    ... sorry you're in pain. I am on amiltriptyline, lexapro, xanax , and librium. When I had the bone removed in my upper...

  74. Currently taking Cymbalta.....add Wellbutrin ?
    ... could try adding as needed an anti-anxiety med like Xanax or Ativan if the anxiety/agitation is infrequent....

  75. bye bye Zoloft
    ... happen in the coming weeks but I will say I do have xanax as a back up which I did use a few times to alter...