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  1. i am once again in that dark hole...
    ... appointments a bit away, do you have anything like xanax or Klonopin to take in the meantime, til your AD kicks...
    ... although bad as it may sound, i could borrow my sisters xanax for the next few days... thickman... my mood today...
    ... Nothing wrong with taking some xanax to get you thru, even if it just makes you sleep,...

  2. Any advice on my Paxil withdrawal?
    ... twice a day), and when it happens I take .25 mg of Xanax which gets rid of it. Small headaches. By...

  3. Effexor
    ... effexor. She prescribed phenergan for the nausea and xanax to help take the edge off and calm the uncontrollable...

  4. From Celexa to Paxil
    ... right now? mostly depression? any anxiety? I also take xanax for that. Hope to hear from you, dagmar...

  5. Being weaned off LEXAPRO
    ... medicines. It helps alot. I was usually given some xanax . However you already through the worst, mabey this...

  6. Found out two friends have been talking behind my back, laughing at me...
    ... go to store when she really wanted to beg me for a Xanax , etc.) Now, I know that it is her disease that makes...

  7. trazodone questions???
    ... than depressed!!!!!! Thats for sure....I have taken xanax and i just dont like the w/d's when i stopped and...

  8. Med Alternatives
    ... compassionate - he would have given you a small supply of xanax to relax you so you could take the first few doses...

  9. Depression related anxiety question--Help!!
    ... ve been experiencing anxiety and have been taking Xanax every now and then to fight off panic attacks. I...
    ... tension on neck shoulders and, jaw..for a long time and, xanax took care of it..I was taking it every day though...

  10. Ultram/Tramadol as anti-depressant?
    ... meds for depression with bouts of anxiety -- .25 of Xanax 3x a day, and 150 Wellbutrin SR daily. Lat time...

  11. Lexapro and Xanex
    ... I'm on 30 mg of Lexapro, and I have .5 mg pills of Xanax for my TMJ. The Xanax and Lexapro won't react ... drowsy if they take it in the morning. With the Xanax , .25 shouldn't make you too sleepy, so you should...

  12. Anyone Taking Ambien??
    ... When i first went in for my stress the gave me Xanax , That started working after the first day. They said ... that the xanax was only temporary until i went to see a shrink and ... they wouldnt give me anymore Xanax . But the did give me wellbutrin XL. That didnt work...
    ... When i first went in for my stress the gave me Xanax , That started working after the first day. They said ... that the xanax was only temporary until i went to see a shrink and ... they wouldnt give me anymore Xanax . But the did give me wellbutrin XL. That didnt work...

  13. Depression(lonely) Will It Ever End Without Meds
    ... different meds right now 1st one is EFFEXOR XR and the 2nd XANAX . And when I go to the Doctor and ask about getting...
    ... Hi XANAX is like a tranquilizer and that is probably what makes...
    ... yrs & now I'm about 3 months of trying new ones. Xanax will make you feel sleepy, how much of it are you ... if you are having trouble falling asleep. If I took xanax during the day, I'd be zombie like too....
    ... different meds right now 1st one is EFFEXOR XR and the 2nd XANAX . And when I go to the Doctor and ask about getting...

  14. Is it safe to use benzo's along with ad's
    ... weeks but for now i need relief.....I have valium and xanax but dont want any bad interactions. Can anyone give...
    ... You can use xanax along with the lexapro, I was on both. I'm not sure ... about valium, but if it is a benzo like xanax , then it's safe to use, but don't use valium & xanax...
    ... for reducing antidepressant side effects valium and xanax together are OK, IMO....

  15. I can't tell what I'm feeling - malaise
    ... under control. I used zoloft on two occassions and xanax as needed to quell those episodes and spoke to a psychother...

  16. Xanax nightmare
    ... Started on Xanax in Aug. 2002 -- I have cut Xanax slowly from .5 2x a day to (for the first month) ... I guess I'm questioning your hurry to get off the Xanax . If you feel rotten now it might be because you tapered...
    ... XANAX IS BAD NEWS !!!!!!!!!!!! :) PLEASE be careful ... him to quit, so he weened himself off of it and was Xanax free in a month & 3 weeks after that, he had a violent...
    ... Xanax -- I have never heard of such a high dosage (15 2mg...
    ... I never liked xanax for the simple reason I could tell when it took affect ... depression) and asked the doc for klonopin rather than xanax . It has worked out much better for me, it lasts longer ... & you don't feel it wear off. With xanax , which I only took occasionally, I would get the shakes...
    ... hello i am currently back on xanax ive been on it off and on for about 5 years.... I ... effects , i feel great, almost normal when i am on xanax but because i fear its long term effects and toxicity ... for anxity and deression...Paxil???? the key to xanax withdrawl is to do it very slowly......!!!!!!!!! ...
    ... Xanax I have been on for almost 6yrs. I go from 1mg a day...
    ... Welcome to the Xanax (benzodiazepine) nightmare. We reports similar experiences ... withdrawals, longer acting, withdrawals much easier. Xanax is the very worst benzo to taper from, leaves you...
    ... I have never had xanax withdrawals. Guess it effects different people differently...
    ... The PDR says that Xanax should be reduced by no more than 0.5 mg every three ... be too rapid for some people. I'm like Aries. Xanax I can take or leave. I may take it daily for a while...

  17. Having Trouble
    ... today I found myself thinking that I could take a Xanax and be cool. They aren't even mine. They belong to...

  18. Low sex drive
    ... .then, slowly, slowly things got better..i was on xanax at the time 4/daily......

  19. what antid.s cause no sexual effects?
    ... am on my 11th day at 50 mgs. So I have been taking Xanax every night at 1 mg. for years now. Only problem...

  20. That BLANK Feeling - newbie
    ... staying clean and sober lately, and I am prescribed Xanax and wellbutrin for my depression/anxiety. I have...

  21. Anyone using Lexapro...
    ... bad so far so I am gonna hang in there. I also have xanax just in case it gets too, too bad. Good luck. ...

  22. Can being depressed make you achy/kinda crappy feeling?
    ... disease. I went to see my internist and he prescribed Xanax and then talked about putting me on Lexapro (which...

  23. I'm at my wit's end...
    ... Zoloft (tapering off that b/c it made me fat) and Xanax . I'm also on Zyrtec, Singular, Birth control pills...
    ... doing for you. I also can tell you that many times xanax has a reverse affect, it works fast but also wears...

  24. Klonopin vs xanax
    ... I don't have personal experience with Xanax , but from what I've heard it's highly addictive and ... addictive, but I do not believe it is as addictive as Xanax . The main difference between the drugs is the half ... longer life and lasts longer in your blood stream than Xanax , so when it comes out of your system it does so more ... why Klonopin is more tolerable and less addictive. Xanax loses its effect quicker and causes a bit more of...
    ... correct about Klonopin lasting longer. I used to take xanax as needed but you can definitely feel when it has ... So far, I like the way it works much better than xanax ....
    ... correct about Klonopin lasting longer. I used to take xanax as needed but you can definitely feel when it has ... So far, I like the way it works much better than xanax . There is also newly released Xanax XR which works...
    ... There is also newly released Xanax XR which works just like Klonopin - one tab/day.Very...
    ... I'm not sure if you can take as needed, like with xanax . Xanax was difficult for me, took me way high when...
    ... for me is working so much better than lorazapam or xanax ever did - when I took a xanax I always noticed a ... - I do not notice this with klonopin - and unlike xanax I do not notice a increased anxiety when nearing the...
    ... that something might actually work for me. I took xanax for a month, and like you, I had ups and downs. It...
    ... that something might actually work for me. I took xanax for a month, and like you, I had ups and downs. It ... it does not wear off & drop you to the depths like xanax . It was my family doc who originally prescribed it...

  25. Buspar anyone??
    ... Let me know! Iss Yes, I was on Buspar and Xanax for a number of years and the Buspar definately made...

  26. stopping lexapro/xanax cold turkey
    ... have been on Lexapro since the end of October and Xanax since September and I have decided I'm sick and tired ... Friday (a week ago today). I am still taking the Xanax as I have three refills left on it but I am tapering ... on that one instead of cold turkey. I am taking Xanax for sleep and have gotten to the point where I cannot...
    ... aren't having any withdrawal symptoms, or maybe the xanax is covering them up. Also, xanax is very addictive...

  27. Lexapro and ativan
    ... Anyhow, my doc switched me from zoloft to lexapro and xanax to ativan. I am unfamiliar with both of these and ... asked to be switched and he put me on lexapro. The xanax was becoming addicting because 1mg a couple times ... regardless of why I didnt want to be on 4-5mg of xanax a day and he put me on ativan. Is this one good too...
    ... tell right now. Ativan rocks...although comming from xanax you might have a different perspective. Its really...
    ... notice much about the ativan, its a lower dose than my xanax but i heard its more potent...it does make me kinda...

  28. should I try another ad?
    ... treatments. If the panic attacks are only occasional, Xanax could help. If they're a daily occurrance, you don...
    ... working, now I seem to have them daily!! I am popping xanax tonite, as I went into a crying jag & i know the AD...
    ... don't they make an AD that has the same things as xanax or Klonopin in it, then I'd be set. Neither of them ... real progress other than I am on Klonopin instead of xanax now. Summer is coming, I had really hoped to have...

  29. Thoughts on hospitalization?
    ... off of the Lexapro a few days ago and am only taking Xanax now as needed for anxiety. I feel myself slipping...
    ... to the hospital again because last Sunday I took 56 Xanax and 18 Tylenol PM. Once again I woke up just fine...
    ... to the hospital again because last Sunday I took 56 Xanax and 18 Tylenol PM. Once again I woke up just fine...
    ... off of it...it was a total nightmare! Also I was on Xanax then and have quit taking it because it made me too...

  30. when your psych becomes unsupportive
    ... of panic attacks in a matter of days. i was put on xanax and after only two months demanded to get off due ... this to the psych and he did not want me to go off xanax . i pushed and pushed and eventually had to take my ... me on a tapering schedule. i managed to get off of xanax just fine after about a month of tapering. on the ... heels of getting off of xanax , i decided that paxil was not doing me any good anymore...
    ... take another paxil type or SSRI antidepressant xanax is helpful for panic attacks but paxil if working...

  31. once again my depression has sunk in.....
    ... deal with it. I am on 30mg of lexapro and .25mg of xanax for my anxiety. I thought they were working, but I...

  32. My First Time Here--In A Mess
    ... in general, since July of 1993. I started out on Xanax , 1/2mg. at night for tinnitus control. It did do ... onset of panic and anxiety in 2000, it felt like the Xanax had turned on me like a snake. Then I was switched...

  33. zoloft pros and cons
    ... Everyone reacts differently. I currently take xanax to deal with episodes, rather than an every day med ... . As I said, my problem is anxiety and xanax really seems to cut down on the adrenaline production ... The problem is, you will build up a tolerance to xanax , unless you regulate the use and do not take it everyday ... complete chore. Some even affected my flexibility. Even Xanax , which I love, affects me physically. I have to be...

  34. where's the bottom?
    ... have the practical steady career. I am already on Xanax and Wellbutrin. Oh, I live in Philadelpia and...

  35. Wellbutrin not for me... Effexor ?'s
    ... also helps me with anxiety although I do have to take xanax sometimes but not very often. I hope you get to...
    ... also helps me with anxiety although I do have to take xanax sometimes but not very often. I hope you get to...

  36. Tryptophan anyone?? please help!!
    ... to what the "best" thing for anxiety is. I think xanax is, though I must admit I've never tried CBT. Good...

  37. xanax question
    ... thread. I have been taking a .5 milligram tablet of xanax most nights for sleep for about a month. I don't take ... mood has really plummeted in this last month. Can Xanax produce a next day mini-withdrawal if you take it ... difference. I always felt a let down & shakey when the xanax wore off, so my doctor switched me to Klonopin for...
    ... You are only one month in. Get out while you can. Xanax is not a sleep medication. It is for people with severe...
    ... thread. I have been taking a .5 milligram tablet of xanax most nights for sleep for about a month. I don't take ... mood has really plummeted in this last month. Can Xanax produce a next day mini-withdrawal if you take it ... i notice the same thing happens to me when i take xanax everynight to help me sleep...i usually take 1-2mgs ... sleep in my life. one side effect of continued use on xanax is lowered mood and depression. to make sure this ... doesn't happen to me...i take xanax for a few nights...then for 2 days sleep without it ... i can avoid the negative side effects from taking xanax everynight. try cycling it like that and see how ... tried ambien and made me feel drunk the next day... xanax and ristoril does not due to the short half-life...
    ... Ristoril is a benxodiazepine like Xanax ... The risk of addiction and the withdrawals from...
    ... off. Ambien is not technically a benzodiazepine like Xanax but it only missed it by a receptor or two...it can...
    ... off. Ambien is not technically a benzodiazepine like Xanax but it only missed it by a receptor or two...it can ... times better since I stopped taking it. I've decided Xanax is evil and I flushed the rest of the bottle down...
    ... times better since I stopped taking it. I've decided Xanax is evil and I flushed the rest of the bottle down ... night after started this post. Good riddance. Use Xanax for quick panic attacks or short bursts of anxiety ... . Use Xanax XR or Klonopin for whole day protection against all...
    ... times better since I stopped taking it. I've decided Xanax is evil and I flushed the rest of the bottle down...

  38. Depression and tiredness!!
    ... was up 2 nights in a row LOL anyways...i now take xanax and have no problems getting to sleep, i stay asleep ... , waking up refreshed. every few days take no xanax and take ristoril so my body doesn't build a resistance ... to xanax ...i really love that stuff...
    ... was up 2 nights in a row LOL anyways...i now take xanax and have no problems getting to sleep, i stay asleep ... , waking up refreshed. every few days take no xanax and take ristoril so my body doesn't build a resistance ... to xanax ...i really love that stuff When I am bored, I drink...

  39. New with Lexapro & Xanax question
    ... Yes you can take both. Lexapro is for depression & xanax is for anxiety. I take an AD and Klonopin (which ... is similar to xanax). When I took xanax , I only took it on a "as needed" basis, as it has ... to take both of them, but if I were you, I'd take xanax in moderation, it can be very addictive....

  40. Side Effects-How do you all cope?
    ... chemistry unless it is necessary. I was prescribed Xanax for stress and insomnia and have been through hell...

  41. Valium and the dreaded driving test
    ... Yes benzos (Klonopin, Xanax , Valium, Ativan) calm you and help with sleep. But...

  42. Is it okay to take Lexapro only on certain days?
    ... months I have been taking 40 mg of Lexapro and .5 of Xanax daily. I never have or have had any panic attacks ... and heavy alcohol drinking on weekends. I never take Xanax the days I drink, but have been taking Lexapro. I...
    ... months I have been taking 40 mg of Lexapro and .5 of Xanax daily. I never have or have had any panic attacks ... and heavy alcohol drinking on weekends. I never take Xanax the days I drink, but have been taking Lexapro. I ... plus will likely suffer from withdrawal symptoms. Xanax on the other hand, can be taken as needed, but not...
    ... taking them anyway. I'm glad you at least don't take Xanax while drinking. Good luck with the meds. MV...
    ... taking them anyway. I'm glad you at least don't take Xanax while drinking. Good luck with the meds. MV Don...

  43. Been lurking but I'm such a mess...
    ... last 8 months or so. I was on Lexapro 20 mg & Xanax 1 mg, 3x/day...my new dr. changed me to Effexor XR...

  44. is wellbutrin ok to take for anxiety
    ... wellbutrin, in most cases, will make anxiety worse! xanax by itself or combined with an ssri usually works well ... might be able to do is try wellbutrin combined with xanax ....
    ... might be able to do is try wellbutrin combined with xanax . That's the combination I was on and it worked ... very well, though it was hard to taper myself off Xanax . Tapering off Wellbutrin was not a problem....

  45. Anyone on Wellbuterin by itself?
    ... butterflies-in-my-stomach feeling which I take .25mg of Xanax as needed. Everytime I switch a medication, that...
    ... enough for anxiety and panic, so I was also started on Xanax . If anxiety is not a problem, Wellbutrin might work...
    ... butterflies-in-my-stomach feeling which I take .25mg of Xanax as needed. Everytime I switch a medication, that...

  46. I need some sleep
    ... is that I believe it as a controlled substance like Xanax or Vallium. All of these can be highly addictive...

  47. Zoloft side effect
    ... so not sure how bad your anxiety it...i also take xanax at night and that medication is VERY successful at...
    ... sounds like a good program. BTW, what exactly does xanax do? Does it help you fall asleep? I definitely don...
    ... sounds like a good program. BTW, what exactly does xanax do? Does it help you fall asleep? I definitely don ... free meds...that really gets me so mad LOL anyways xanax doesn't make me sleepy, but helps me sleep...usually ... have a hard time falling asleep..but now i don't. xanax acts in the GABA system in your brain therefore helps ... couple weeks really tired during the day from taking xanax but that will wear off...i hope your doctor is willing...

  48. Starting Lexapro
    ... the SSRI's and I'm off them for good. I just take Xanax now....

  49. Any other AD's that help sleep without...
    ... It depends. Xanax (pronounced ZANacks) isn't an anti depressant per...

  50. My doc prescribed me Zoloft. What side effects can I expect?
    ... cannot be mixed) 200mg zoloft, 3 mg risperdal, 1mg xanax as needed and a new one for the boo boo i have (damaged...

  51. First Post & lots of ?'s
    ... confused! :) Now my pdoc is talking about adding Xanax XR in place of Ativan. Also, I have been reading...

  52. Effexor-xr
    ... about an hour after taking it & have to take a half xanax to calm down, so it may not be the right one for me...

  53. How did you become Depressed?
    ... attacks. (That has been successfully treated with Xanax .) I didn't start feeling the depression coming back...
    ... (seizures) 200mg zoloft....3mg risperdal and 1mg xanax as needed. I hate pills and this has just been one...

  54. Howard
    ... because your body is still adjusting to the change from Xanax . I know it's been a while, but you cannot rush your...

  55. losing it, what more can I do?
    ... my computer, cigarettes, coca cola and morphine and xanax . I cannot drink because of my liver, i have tried...

  56. New to Zoloft, - now questions?...
    ... now on 2000mg keppra a day , 150mg of zoloft, and xanax as needed. The zoloft has done good for lifting my...
    ... me. i'm currently on 100mg/day prozac and 4mg/day xanax . the prozac still isn't doing it for me, but i've...
    ... me. i'm currently on 100mg/day prozac and 4mg/day xanax . the prozac still isn't doing it for me, but i've...

  57. lexapro in the a.m. or p.m.??
    ... I have had terrible luck with SSRI's and only take Xanax now and have for 10 years. I take .5 twice a day and...

  58. Day 6 with Wellbutrin and I'm mad at the world!
    ... Friday. 150 a day to start. Right now I take 1 mg Xanax a day for anxiety. Depression creeped back into my...

  59. Effexor Xr & Adderall
    ... more than you are prescribed to). You can't take xanax the same time you take adderall, adderall is a stimulant ... and xanax a depressent and sedative. Also xanax is only a temporary solution to anxiety, it's more...

  60. Can benzodiazepines be managed?
    ... were right. Had to put in almost .5 mg. of emergency Xanax to calm down. A set back now, backed off the Klonipon ... and more anxiety and at times was tempted to get the Xanax es out, dose them pretty high, and avoid all that for...
    ... seizures upon discontinuation. But I don't believe your Xanax dose was ever high enough to raise concerns. And from...
    ... brain charges, has been a month. Putting in small Xanax doses kills them. Yes, I have slipped some the last...
    ... just soooooo awful ....yet think nothing of popping Xanax or taking benzos everyday of their life!.....these ... said benzos are "alcohol in a pill", and about 1 mg. Xanax =8 ounces pure gin! So what makes them better? I guess...
    ... adjusting to Klonopin, otherwise you would not need the Xanax for the brain zaps. You definitely need time, and...
    ... vomiting, but this drug does not scare me so much as Xanax and Klonopin seem to have just as nasty side effect ... how stressful do you think it would be to go back to Xanax ? I have more than enough to cover a one or two month ... really any more long acting, real effects wise, than Xanax . I really think we are all different. What may work...
    ... nasty. I have heard of people tapering right off Xanax , so it has been done although for some not so smooth ... work, are you sure you have plenty to taper ? Since Xanax has a shorter half-life you might need more frequent...
    ... Jennita, Best day yet. Did a small dose Xanax Klonipon combo. .25 Klonopin, .125 Xanax. Body seems ... to really appreciate having some Xanax , even a tiny dose. Next dose is in 6 hours. Am also ... a week or two then let a reasonably small dose of Xanax , tapering, carry me to the finish line. All is tenative ... seems experimentation is needed. One thing is sure, Xanax knocks out all my symptoms. Yes, I think I have enough...
    ... the desired effect. I'm not sure if going back to Xanax after three weeks would mean going through yet another ... what you're saying, it might be possible to taper off Xanax while still on Klonopin... and later do a Klonopin ... next. Do you have enough Klonopin to last you a Xanax taper?...
    ... Day dose today, experiment, .25 Klonipon, .125 Xanax right with it. Was the sharpest I have yet been on ... that. Cut the Klonopin in half and the tid bit of Xanax carried the load. This progress is huge for 3 weeks ... , from what was at or near 2 mg.s of Xanax a day, to what now, with Klonipon comparsion, amounts ... for a week or two, stabilize at less than a mg. of Xanax . Can see the finish line from there. Antihistamine ... fine. Continue with no caffeine. Should have done a Xanax taper from the beginning I think. Klonopin and Valium...
    ... also: Xanax taper? Why? Xanax is doing the job. The others have not. And I already ... tapered Xanax , was off it two weeks....
    ... Jennita Xanax also raises seizure thresholds. I`d bet the chances ... of having a seizure on Xanax as a result of dropping .25 a day of Klonopin would...
    ... NO withdrawal symptoms, not one brain zap. Partial Xanax substitution is working well. Thanks....
    ... Also, did find a couple of testimonies of cold turkey Xanax detoxes on the net. Both claimed to suffer but also ... will drop frm a small dose. And I am moving over to Xanax as it cures the brain zaps for the most part. Fell...
    ... a lot. But am now taking the equivalent of .75 mg. Xanax a day. That includes the small Klonopin supplement...
    ... Have only been taking a couple of small dices with my Xanax the last 4 days. I hope my experience is like yours ... winning! Come this weekend I plan to be on a mere .5 mg. Xanax a day, the same dose I started at, and the same dose...
    ... encouragement. If I can get back to where I started, .5 mg. Xanax a day, then I can see light at the end of the tunnel ... Am expecting insomnia, had it bad before I started Xanax . But if all goes as planned, will be off all this...
    ... a day now-I am wondering if i should space the .5 Xanax out over three doses rather than two... Will be tough ... to measure that way. I never took Xanax more than twice a day in the past, but that was before...
    ... is dropped, last dose was last night. Small dosing Xanax , .25 mg, twice a day. Tight chest stuff, mild jitters...
    ... times. I suspect I am leaving some gaps with just 2 Xanax a day. Yet I have skipped an entire dose with no symptoms...
    ... from the moment I started taking benzos. especially Xanax , I was hooked. For the first time in 10 yrs. relief ... ! I've been on Xanax , (which I had to constantly increase my own dosage ... due to hair loss. Even though I haven't been on Xanax for over six months, I still feel psychologically ... I bring it up all the time how "I could sure use a Xanax " I also noticed while taking it that the more I took...
    ... according to schedule from other meds, but not from Xanax . Alexandra, I'm sorry you also developed benzo ... will be easier to quit, even if you still crave the Xanax ....
    ... Alexandra, Please share how you quit the Xanax . Are you now benzo free? Janik, The taper ... Rapid heart beat and chest pains all day even with my Xanax dose (.25 mg) in my system. All non drug efforts to...
    ... I found myself in a visious cycle while using Xanax . I would always run out before I was supposed to ... Finally I told my pdoc that I had a problem with Xanax ... I know it was the smart thing to do. Now whenever ... I feel weak and ask him for an rx for Xanax he tells me "I wouldn't be a good doctor if I did...
    ... stay drunk and hope that curbs it. Getting off Xanax was no joy ride at all. When I would run out, I'd ... would in with "I don't know, but I could sure use a Xanax ". I'm also thankful that buying it illegally over...
    ... try from books and/or websites. It's cheaper than Xanax , and id doesn't go in your record. I like the book...
    ... that someone had electric zaps when they quit taking Xanax .... I hated those.. I thought I had an aneurysm or ... something. when I started taking Xanax , I was prescribed to take 2mg a day. By the time...
    ... others got them. They are why I switched back to Xanax from Klonopin, never had had them with Xanax, but ... currently at .75 mg. Klonopin a day, about the same in Xanax . Am wondering if I can take a leap and be mostly out...
    ... Klonopin? That's pretty good progress. Is the emergency Xanax out of the picture yet?...
    ... panic attacks. What did end it was dissolving a .5 Xanax under my tongue. But then I was stupored. With it...
    ... reared their head today. I know you were only on .25 Xanax a day, but how did you drop it. Taper? By the way...
    ... sources. There is also mention of alprazolam, which is Xanax . It's a long read but you did say you wanted to see...
    ... .... I know you were only on .25 Xanax a day, but how did you drop it. Taper?. Yes. I...
    ... homework I'd been doing. But I never attempted to get off Xanax until I felt comfortable about those triggers not...
    ... divorce, lets' say, and takes a prescription like Xanax for the nervous symptoms. But years later, the person...
    ... he feels. So I felt I needed the slowest taper with Xanax , but with Wellbutrin I felt OK after six weeks and ... of Zoloft withdrawal symptoms, but when it comes to Xanax , all I got was insomnia and headaches. She encourages...
    ... headedness etc. Felt like its interacting with the xanax . I am weaning off the Lexapro after only one month ... but am having trouble now the xanax . I tried taking .25 morning at 3 and at midnight. ... brain is on fire. Very scared. It feels like the xanax is now having an opposite effect making me more nervous...
    ... these drugs. But your doc is guessing too, sooo... Xanax is a benzodiazepine, which is a depressant but sometimes ... more sensitive because of a slight tolerance of your Xanax , or your extra excitory receptors were being stimulated ... too much... So now the Xanax is not working, in fact, doing the opposite because ... just may take a little time. Try to wean off your Xanax very carefully and see if you feel better. It's always ... benzos. If you feel worse, you could continue the Xanax if it starts to work right again, but once you feel...
    ... similar symptoms without taking anything else. In fact, Xanax was prescribed later to help me cope with the panic ... subdue. In the meantime, don't try to wean yourself off Xanax yet....
    ... Question for Janek, on Xanax how should withdrawal be handled i take .25 in am...
    ... Question for Janek, on Xanax how should withdrawal be handled i take .25 in am...
    ... avoids cold turkey symptoms like seizures. Cutting the Xanax in half like you did so soon seems too drastic! If ... you can't tolerate Valium so well, try tapering off Xanax only; you may have to start at your original dose...
    ... addiction. I have a prescription for .5 mg of Xanax . It's for muscle tension in my jaw, actually, but ... m so tense I couldn't sleep otherwise. I think Xanax is GREAT stuff, personally. A quater miligram stops...
    ... I have been on xanax for close to 30 years. I am tollerant (sp?). I also ... through me I thought I was losing it. I took a .5 xanax . That feeling began to go away. I took the Wellbrutrin ... med. What is the best way to maintain my dosage of xanax , but hold the tolerance in check. I know I mispelled...
    ... Just wanted to add that I had a bit of Xanax withdrawal during the night. I had cut from 1.0 to ... and feet and just a "weird" feeling. I looked in my Xanax bottle this morning and saw that I had forgotten to...
    ... flu-like symptoms etc. are from the withdrawal from xanax . I have never had anything like that at all. Those...
    ... update my taper . . . I started 2004 at .75 mg of Xanax a day. Since then I've cut to my current level, alternatin ... of the discomfort (ex. upset stomach) of the usual Xanax withdrawal....
    ... do not see myself particularly as withdrawing from Xanax but benzodiazepines generally. According to the most...
    ... the sedative effect like benzo's (ativan, valium, xanax ) but not the same potentially fatal, dangerous (seizures...
    ... the sedative effect like benzo's (ativan, valium, xanax ) but not the same potentially fatal, dangerous (seizures...

  61. Lexapro
    ... phobia about it now, so I've been taking a half pill of xanax to sleep, but last nite I did go to sleep without ... any xanax . This all sucks big time, I never had panic attacks...

  62. Effectiveness of Effexor
    ... .. i'm currently on 100 mg/day prozac and 4mg/day xanax ....

  63. Lexapro side effects
    ... because I take one tablet in the morning with .5 mg of xanax . The combination creates extreme drowsiness for me...
    ... because I take one tablet in the morning with .5 mg of xanax . The combination creates extreme drowsiness for me...

  64. Please! need help with my depression as I also have CFIDS and FMS
    ... me fall asleep at night and I still need to take a Xanax with it. It says it could take up to 4 weeks for...

  65. People on Lexapro please read
    ... to the psych. The psych also took me off regular xanax and put me on xanax xr which does nothing for me. ... insinuated that i wanted the "high" feeling of the reg xanax and something about the fact that maybe im abusing...
    ... of this happened until I started taking Lexapro and Xanax (which I am off of now) Staci...
    ... the psych. The psych also took me off regular xanax and put me on xanax xr which does nothing for me. ... insinuated that i wanted the "high" feeling of the reg xanax and something about the fact that maybe im abusing ... HI I am very interested about your response to the xanax XR. I have been on xanax regular....for many years ... . I wonder why the xanax XR, works differently....Would you suggest I stay ... on my regular xanax , even though I take it three times a day? I would...
    ... it took me so long to respond. I do not like the xanax xr at all. I prefer to have the meds work right away ... for a panic or anxiety attack and the xanax xr does not. It takes about an hour to get into the ... day and it just doesnt cut it. I used to take 1mg xanax 2 maybe 3 times a day depending on the stress or anxiety ... . In my oppinion, I would stay on reg xanax ....im trying to get my doc to see my point of view ... others who do well on the xr ...... maybe do a post on xanax xr and see what others say. Although for me..... ... . xanax is better. Ive even tried klonepin and ativan... ... . xanax still worked the best. I hope that ive helped in...

  66. Wellbutrin question
    ... coffee. Even my teeth were chattering. I also take xanax but not on a regular basis. I also get that extreme...

  67. Zoloft Withdrawal is HELL!
    ... story short - the psych prescribed Zoloft 100 mg, Xanax and sent me to a M.D. for thyroid testing. Turns...

  68. Zoloft-nasty withdrawal
    ... suffered a major anxiety attack. I now have a few Xanax in the house in the event it happens again; however ... the Zoloft again. My choices are being addicted to Xanax or being addicted to Zoloft. I think I'll take the...

Dyslexia board

  1. Adult Dyslexia
    ... suffer from what I call IDN. (I Dun-Know)! I take Xanax off/on & it slows my brain down enough to breathe...

Eating Disorder Recovery board

  1. do i even have an eating disorder?
    ... i went to the school psych and she prescribed me xanax but didnt understand the vomiting since it wasn't...

  2. uuuuggggrrrrrr
    ... now for over a year and a half with the exception of Xanax which I take very infrequently as needed for anxiety...

  3. Recovery and Exercise?
    ... to help you deal with the anxiety issues, such as Xanax or Klonopin? You would be taking a positive step ... , and the Xanax does help when anxiety is high. I did not have Xanax...

  4. Some motivation: Benefits of recovery
    ... In fact, I'm off all meds over a year now except Xanax as needed for anxiety, but even this I rarely use...

  5. symptoms
    ... I'm happy now and I'm even off all meds (except Xanax as needed for anxiety but this is once every 2-3 months...

  6. antidepressants?? need urgent advice and as much info as possible
    ... disorder. I started taking Prozac for depression and Xanax for anxiety in 1990. I wasn't always bulemic, but ... laxitives. In 1998 I went into rehab for drug addition ( Xanax and cocaine) and I was taken off the xanax and prozac...