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  1. panic attacks 1 to 10
    ... the last 2 panic attacks I've had go away with out xanax .. I just learned the right breathing technique & it...

  2. Help! Nothing will help panic!
    ... panic attacks that are coming up I would recommend Xanax alone when needed or you could take them daily. It...
    ... heard that some people can switch from Klonopin to the Xanax XR when they're no longer getting the desired benefit ... long half life) benzos...maybe you should give the Xanax XR a try? Also, Prozac at a low dose (5MG) has worked...

  3. how long til my med work!!!???
    ... full try. Till your meds kick in I'd ask the doc for xanax or something like that to help calm you down & relax ... zoloft and the 1st day I had a panic attack... I took xanax 2.5MG and it went away. I didn't feel perfect but ... I felt close to normal (no panic at all after the xanax ). I'm going to continue taking xanax till my meds ... kick in.. maybe a month or 2.... I only take the xanax when I REALLY need it just to make sure not to get ... hooked on it. My sister took way more xanax than she needed & over time she got hooked on it....
    ... docs OK, assuming you are now on a low starting dose xanax , if you can get any, helps until the antidepressant...
    ... full try. Till your meds kick in I'd ask the doc for xanax or something like that to help calm you down & relax ... zoloft and the 1st day I had a panic attack... I took xanax 2.5MG and it went away. I didn't feel perfect but ... I felt close to normal (no panic at all after the xanax ). I'm going to continue taking xanax till my meds ... kick in.. maybe a month or 2.... I only take the xanax when I REALLY need it just to make sure not to get ... hooked on it. My sister took way more xanax than she needed & over time she got hooked on it. ... because it's working wonders for me!!!! I no longer need xanax because I learned the correct breathing technique...
    ... stick with it a little longer, but I have to take xanax until I'm feeling better. Take care....
    ... stick with it a little longer, but I have to take xanax until I'm feeling better. Take care. If it's not...
    ... having this constant anxiety. I have been taking my xanax as needed, but I wasn't expecting to have to even...

  4. This seems different to me then before
    ... it from her byt she saw I was uptight. I took some xanax and still I couldn't move or wouldn't because I was...

  5. what dose benzo are you on?
    ... I took Xanax for 7 years. I don't take it any more but when I...
    ... I take .25 Xanax as needed, everyday other day or every other 2nd day...
    ... probably wouldn't have a huge problem coming off of the Xanax , but if you do decide to do that, talk to your Doctor...
    ... I take Xanax when needed. .25mg used to do the trick but now I ... take .5mg at times. For me Xanax does wonders!...
    ... I take about 3.5 mgs of Alprazolam/ Xanax a day. When I started I took less, I have since increased ... before you had to increase the dosage? I take 1MG of Xanax XR (Extended release) for the last four months and...

  6. Panic disorder or IBS??
    ... day I went to my doctor, and he prescribed me some xanax and also said that I was having a panic attack, I ... home and had a large loose bowel movement and took a xanax for my nerves. Im gonna go back to my Dr. and tell...
    ... cant hurt you a fairly large dose of ativan or xanax will reduce any panic attack so carry a few tablets...

  7. Attacks are back -why me? And at the worst time
    ... it, I did a good job of dealing without it. I have Xanax , was given this for flying, which bothers me, but ... especially If I stay overnight. I have resorted to taking Xanax when it happens. I have to go out of town alot more ... trip, all i have is Zoloft that expired 2 yrs ago and Xanax . I know I cant take expired medication, Has anyone...
    ... it, I did a good job of dealing without it. I have Xanax , was given this for flying, which bothers me, but ... especially If I stay overnight. I have resorted to taking Xanax when it happens. I have to go out of town alot more ... trip, all i have is Zoloft that expired 2 yrs ago and Xanax . I know I cant take expired medication, Has anyone...
    ... generally called CBT, you should have done this before xanax as needed will help with the usual cautions re driving...
    ... show. A few deep breaths can't hurt. I have taken Xanax for years and years . It has always helped buffer...

  8. Panic Attack or Not?
    ... try talking to your psychologist about xanax , they could refer you to a psychiatrist or your doc ... that works. It has worked for me. Just carrying a xanax around has gotten rid of many of those episodes, knowing...
    ... me to be a good option to try. I have been taking xanax and trazadone for 10 years now. I have never had ... to increase my dose and take them as directed. The xanax TOTALLY relieved my day to day anxiety. I had gotten...

  9. Newbie to the panic board but not to panic attacks, need advice
    ... followed up with my family doctor and was prescribed Xanax and Zoloft. I had a hard time with Zoloft and I was ... I told him that I am usually able to take .25mg Xanax and I could control the panics. The Xanax still helps ... happen, and I am now developing Agoraphobia (I keep Xanax in the car, at work and at home). He prescribed Lexapro...
    ... Hi your xanax dose is very small, many take more, a longer acting...
    ... all I can do is keep trying. You are right that my Xanax dose is very low and I was hoping to keep it that...

  10. Anyone Dizzy?
    ... I've been on Lexapro and went off. I've found that Xanax .25 as needed works the best for me. I've had every...

  11. Ativan-Valium-Klonopin-which is best?
    ... stronger or milder of these 3? A lot of people take Xanax but I dont know anything about it? I only have to...
    ... Have they suggested the Xanax XR? The long lasting version? {REMOVED}. It's worked ... Klonopin but I have been amazed at the success of the Xanax XR...just my two cents....
    ... real difference is the time they stay in your system, xanax is the shortest so may suit you better, comes in a...

  12. medication
    ... distances in a car. I would strongly advise not to take xanax before you drive because this med can make you very ... drowsy. However, I have found that xanax works extremely well for short term relief of anxiety...
    ... to mac xanax or any other valium type med is very helpful, if you...

  13. Sahaira, I did it!
    ... with me every time I go somewhere & though I have xanax just in case, I'd like to not have to take it when...
    ... Before I started doing this I'd either have to take a xanax or wait it out. Feeling panic for so long each time...

  14. Help help help!!!
    ... My sister who is 14 has xanax for anxiety attacks....so you should be able to get...

  15. don't avoid...
    ... outside for weeks at a time. My psychologist prescribed Xanax , which helped, but I became dependent and it became ... regroup and come back in. As a last resort, carry some Xanax , Klonipin, or whatever helps in an emergency where...

  16. Side effects of Lexapro?
    ... day, especially in the morning. Also, when I take xanax to relieve my panic attacks, I feel extremely weak...
    ... prescriped 10 milligrams of Lexapro and half a milligram of xanax . I do not take the xanax unless I am getting the...
    ... cant tolerate those kinds of meds. I found that the Xanax helped me alot more than the Lexapro. From many...
    ... prescriped 10 milligrams of Lexapro and half a milligram of xanax . I do not take the xanax unless I am getting the ... not taken Lexapro but am considering it. I do take Xanax though, and since I only take it as needed (like you ... some days when I am too tired to work out from the Xanax I force myself to at least go outside and take a 30 ... because i have found that since I started taking Xanax I sleep way more deeply and longer than I used to...
    ... so I stopped. I am looking for any advice. Is xanax a better drug as far less fatigue? Any other medication...
    ... work and I am trying to calm down with the help from Xanax so I can return to work. I am also having slight...

  17. Fear of Passing-Out
    ... I never did, its just a feeling. Are you taking xanax or any other medication?...
    ... Hey HopefulDoll- You might look into a benzo like xanax - this has worked wonders for me. My days were hell...
    ... Hey HopefulDoll- You might look into a benzo like xanax - this has worked wonders for me. My days were hell...
    ... This method has saved me I think (along with the xanax !). I can go to the market by myself and to the movie...

  18. Has anyone quit Lexapro?
    ... very gradually will do the trick. I still keep the xanax around for emergencies. I've upped my exercise routine...

  19. Panic Attack or Heart Problem?
    ... went to my doctor only to be perscribed Lexapro and Xanax . The doctor feels that my heart is fine and that...
    ... water dripping down my leg all day! Are you taking xanax as well? That is really important in relaxing and...
    ... Thanks Sahaira, Yes I have been taking xanax when I feel an attack coming, and it usually works ... dizzy. I find that I can go to sleep after taking the xanax but I still have an underlying fear that the xanax ... before I go to sleep I cannot and am forced to taking a xanax to go to sleep....
    ... The xanax will make you drunk feeling and dizzy until you get ... with that side effect. I had the same feeling about xanax just masking the problem. I think that if you are ... still have the same feelings even though you are on xanax . Like xanax wont mask a heart attack etc... If you ... feel better while on the xanax (ex. everytime I take it my chest pains go away b ... and think of something else. You maybe addicted to xanax before bed - too much of that and you wont be able...
    ... and definately after reading your last post about xanax masking your problems. Xanax like all other benzo...

  20. balloons
    ... to see a psychiatrist and he kept asking me to eat xanax . it seems tt there is no cure. his only method is...

  21. Constant breathing problems after panic attacks
    ... in any air. Horrible feeling. Did they give you any xanax or anything??? That will help relax those muscles...
    ... healthy and so was my heart and chest and he gave me xanax too! I still sort off have breathing difficulties...

  22. Xanax w/d, HOW LONG...?
    ... how long? what seem to be withdrawl problems from xanax are often just the original anxiety problems coming...
    ... but maybe you tried to wean off to fast. I took Xanax ...1/4 Mg twice a day for 7 years and when I wasn't...
    ... does give me some calmness knowing that I have the xanax in my purse and Yes they have made me feel a LOT better ... helps me because it makes me feel not so alone. The xanax withdralw spools I was reading do make me feel a bit...
    ... what they did. As for becoming dependent on the Xanax all I can tell you is what my Doctor told me. He ... reactions to both of them so I just stayed with the Xanax . Also what you have to remember is not everyone ... who takes Xanax becomes tolorant or dependent and you can wean off ... telling anyone that they should or shouldn't take Xanax ....that is a decision only you and your Doctor can...
    ... but maybe you tried to wean off to fast. I took Xanax ...1/4 Mg twice a day for 7 years and when I wasn't ... & inflaming the muscles, so trying to get off the xanax is making me so tense that I'm defeating the PT for...
    ... The w/d side effects are just the opposite of what xanax does for you. I am tense, like shaky inside & wired...
    ... & inflaming the muscles, so trying to get off the xanax is making me so tense that I'm defeating the PT for...

  23. Meds & Their Expiration Date
    ... Sounds like a benzo ( xanax , klonopin, ativan etc..) but they usually have a 1...

  24. Need Opinions!
    ... people, unpleasant at best. Anyway, I have been taking Xanax in low doses "as needed" for about two years. It really ... suspect someone around me is going to lose it, but the Xanax helps me get through the day without constantly fearing...

  25. Question About Ativan...
    ... and know that millions of people are on ativan or xanax or valium- they are there to help you. I take xanax...
    ... of time rather then the ssri's. He told me that the xanax will relax the muscles enough and my breathing enough ... poison" it had in it for so long. I stopped taking the xanax after two weeks b/c I thought I was much better -...

  26. Question for Hry33
    ... prodded? Hmm anyway I am taking a 1/2 mg a day of Xanax and honestly I think it has helped me feel better...
    ... get back on it if anything happens I agree that xanax should only generally be taken as needed in a dose ... tablets with you when out just in case, a dose of xanax only lasts most people for about 3 hours, so on a...

  27. Always thinking about my health.....
    ... start coloring...It helps me alot...And I have been on xanax . that helps me calm down....And Iam starting to drive...
    ... turn into some kind of robot. So, she prescribed Xanax .25mg and I saw a therapist 4-5 times....after awhile ... things I already knew and I gradually stopped using the Xanax because I didn't want to use it as a crutch. I learned...
    ... from the anxiety of taking it. I have also tried xanax . It would take 2 of them to ease of my anxiety. ... my wisdom teeth cut out also was on imapamine and xanax at the time. All those meds didnt work well together...

  28. Valium or Xanax...airplane
    ... flights (try to take it an hour before the flight) and xanax is good for short flights. I do the VERY best when...
    ... I prefer Xanax as it doesn't knock me out as much so I can be more ... longer trip I just take an additional 1/2 dose of Xanax to keep me calm. Valium, for me, seems to peak...
    ... I too perfer Xanax , but then again I never tooked Valium so I can't compare ... flight. I did the same as my Florida trip, tooked ithe Xanax when I boarded the plane and was settled in my seat...
    ... information. I believe I will have rum in one pocket and xanax in the other. (never liked vodka) I sometimes think...

  29. Linden Method
    ... medication which helped, once i got off of zoloft and xanax i felt 99% better. I think medication for anxiety...

  30. Panic From Marijuana Withdrawal?? It's been almost 2 weeks....
    ... right and left because my dad is severly addicted to xanax after 10 years of use and I dont want to be like that...
    ... i found i had panic disorder and with the help of xanax ,imipramine,and atenaol i got better it took a long ... years old.and i can also tell u that all the hype of xanax is just that hype if u dont abuse them they r great...
    ... now until it's gone. Some others will say to get xanax , valium or another benzo to help you get through it...

  31. Klonopin question?
    ... if you have not done so already, you should try the Xanax XR (extended release) because you only take one in ... This is a much longer lasting benzo than the regular Xanax and now even longer then Klonopin. I take 1 MG in...
    ... if you have not done so already, you should try the Xanax XR (extended release) because you only take one in ... This is a much longer lasting benzo than the regular Xanax and now even longer then Klonopin. I take 1 MG in...
    ... through the same thing from switching from Klonopin to Xanax XR...It has truly been horrible. I think the problem ... the Klonopin I just did a direct crossover to the Xanax XR. Klonopin has a half life of about 30 to 40 hrs ... but the Xanax Xr is only 10 to 17 hours. I just reinstated the Klonopin...

  32. Am I on to many meds?
    ... the first day I have taken 2) . He also put me on Xanax XR 1mg for daytime until SSRI kicks in. And also...
    ... stay awake. I really would like to go down on the xanax . Other than that I am just mellow, but I would rather ... yall. Have any of you had success wuth Luvox? Or xanax xr....

  33. Friends telling me to "snap out of it"
    ... now found a great combo to combat this with 1 MG of Xanax XR (extended release) and a small dose of liquid prozac...

  34. Another question... hry?
    ... xanax relaxes all the muscles for a while, have you tried...
    ... xanax relaxes all the muscles for a while, have you tried...
    ... I would take the xanax as needed, do try to ignore your stomach and your...

  35. Xanax
    ... because you are freaking out for no reason. I take Xanax when needed to control my anxiety and racing heartbeat...
    ... thing is when I had panic/anxiety problems I took Xanax and for some reason I wasn't scared to take that. ... prescription is written for 1 MG....the highest MG's Xanax comes in is 2 MG's...so like I said I'm certain it ... 's not written for 10. The lowest Xanax comes in is 1/4 MG....which is what I took twice a...
    ... waiting room or your doctors waiting room and take the xanax there and wait a while in case anything happens ... if you arent used to xanax , break the tablet into halves and take half only for ... a while xanax taken sensibly is very helpful for panic attacks and...
    ... read the side effects because of this. As for Xanax , my psychiatrist said it isn't the best for panic...
    ... hitting them over the head with a baseball bat xanax and the other benzos are rarely addictive for panic ... sufferers is getting them to take a large enough dose of xanax or some other benzo there is far too much mass ... hysteria being promoted about xanax , and often by those who should know better :o...
    ... hry33- I have been taking xanax .25 everyday and lately I feel like it makes me feel...
    ... Remember: Xanax is very addicting!...
    ... Remember: Xanax is very addicting! The weird thing is, the more...
    ... right but have no side effects. Have you tried the Xanax XR (extended release?) You just take one in the morning...
    ... xanax will stop and prevent panic but u must not over take ... it.i had panic so bad when i was 24yrs old and xanax saved me along with torfinil but i still take .5mg ... xanax and 50mg torfinil a day to help keep my panic under ... got it under controal and it is no longer a problem. xanax is great when used correctly and not abused....

  36. Panic Disorder (And more) New Scripts -- They any good?
    ... Seroquel 100mg at bedtime for sleep He also gave me Xanax 1mg as a backup because I stressed I did not want ... to take many benzos. The benzo line (besides Xanax ) actually made me hyped up (specially Ativan). He ... Tranxene and Klonopin and both made me hyper also. Only Xanax worked but I am only going to use it in cases of emergencie...

  37. Horrible panic attack??
    ... and prior to that, I had been on either Lorazepam or Xanax . I missed my dose of Xanax yesterday so I'm wondering ... contain codeine (I believe). Anyway, I just took a Xanax (0.25mg) about 1/2 hour ago and although I'm somewhat...
    ... get doc to check your throat if its anxiety, extra xanax will help a lot by relaxing the muscles, works fastest...

  38. Im only 15 yet I feel as if death is approaching very quickly...Please help
    ... prescribe something for you for depression or anxiety. Xanax works for me. I know where you are coming from though...

  39. Lexapro and panic
    ... off of the effexor in about 4 weeks. I also take xanax to help keep from having the attacks. I also suffer...

  40. pregnancy and xanax
    ... ask around about the xanax , many women take it and other valium type meds while...
    ... baby didn't have an effects from it.. Not sure about xanax though.....

  41. PA's back in action
    ... worry for the 2 hours how its gonna effect me. I have xanax and at first they seemed like a godsend, but I feel...

  42. Long term Xanax user needs help!
    ... and what my Doctor told me about others. I took Xanax for a long time...7 years...but have since weaned ... so my dose was much lower than yours. As for the Xanax XR...I'll just tell you what my Doctor told me about ... it. I asked him...while I was still on the reg. Xanax ...about switching to the XR. His words to me where ... better luck with just letting people stay on the reg. Xanax and not up their dose but just split it up throughout ... took Klonopin for two days...I had to go back to the Xanax ...the Klonopin was too much for me even at the smallest...
    ... is my drug cocktail for the day as of right now. Xanax 3.0, Xanax XR 20 mg., Zoloft 200 mg., Welbutrin XL ... to me in my younger days. My doctor started the Xanax XR hoping that this would wean me down a bit from ... the regular Xanax , but that hasn't really happened. He told me to kind ... could find an "okay" medium. Well, I don't think the Xanax XR really does anything. Even if I take 10 mg at ... thinking that this may help me wean a bit from the Xanax . This doesn't really seem to be helping me either ... do help me with the anxiety and panic. Actually, Xanax gave me my life back. I've been on 3.0 mg. for about ... until my next appt. He also wants me to minimize my Xanax consumption as much as possible. I have not yet taken ... best anxiety meds are the benzodiazepines such as Xanax ; unfortuantely, they are heavy in the dependancy, ... withdrawal problems for some. Klonopin is a benzo like Xanax , only it has an added affinity for helping seizures...
    ... are working as if they are, you shouldnt need much xanax at all, sometimes an antidepressant simply doesnt...
    ... THe Xanax I can always tell when it wears off. It's almost...
    ... I have been taking Xanax XR 1MG every morning and it works beautifully...I ... effective for panic/anxiety. I don't even think about the Xanax until I'm ready to take it the next morning and even...
    ... THe Xanax I can always tell when it wears off. It's almost...
    ... I have taken xanax since it was introduced to the market. My doctor ... blood pressure suddenly jumping when I had a pa. The xanax was not working anymore. So the doctor (I got three ... much. I have taken a lot of medications for PA's and xanax was the only one to ever help. My reason for not...
    ... I just started taking xanax .25 mg in the morning and it makes me really sleepy...
    ... Xanax is a short acting medication. It only lasts for about...
    ... i did squat.at the height of my meds i took 6mg of xanax a day and around 500mg of torfinil,now i take .5mg ... xanax and 50mg torfinil.ur takeing to much xanax it will stop panic but will not give u long term help ... welbutrin,tofrinil,zoloft,what ever. and down on the xanax . the key is to find what med will controal ur panic ... , xanax will stop it but offers no controal....
    ... the doctor told me it would be dangerous to quit the xanax . He has told me to just taken an extra one when I ... work for me. Thanks for you imput. I have been on Xanax since I was 35 and that has been around thirty + years...
    ... I have been on Xanax for 4 days now. They perscribed 1mg. but I fell asleep...
    ... I have been on Xanax for 4 days now. They perscribed 1mg. but I fell asleep ... right now, but I wouldn't up the dose and also using Xanax "as needed" instead of daily doses would help avoid...
    ... doctor, but no more and no less. When I began taking xanax it was new on the market and they didn't know what...
    ... I have been on Xanax for 4 days now. They perscribed 1mg. but I fell asleep ... Nothing will happen to you if you don't take your Xanax . {REMOVED} My neice has been on Xanax for 2 years...
    ... lick the pill or something? I'm confused. I thought Xanax really really helped me..kinda took the ege off these ... thinks I'm 1/2 way there...but please advise on the xanax . I won't take an SSRI....the doc thinks I really...
    ... i did squat.at the height of my meds i took 6mg of xanax a day and around 500mg of torfinil,now i take .5mg ... xanax and 50mg torfinil.ur takeing to much xanax it will stop panic but will not give u long term help ... welbutrin,tofrinil,zoloft,what ever. and down on the xanax . the key is to find what med will controal ur panic ... , xanax will stop it but offers no controal. TRACER, What...
    ... I have had severe panic attacks for years and xanax was the ONLY drug that helped me. Xanax came out on ... myself off. Ever so slowly. It worked. I now keep xanax in my house and only take it maybe twice a month....
    ... my panic attacks got better when I stopped taking xanax and it got out of my system. I have panic attacks ... relaxed.. thats a kicker). But coming down off of xanax was the worst. Personally Xanax seemed like only ... a bandaid for my panic. Once I went a week without xanax I felt alot better. It seemed to only help the first ... of weeks. I think I read somewhere that long term, Xanax is suppose to be bad for your liver. Part of the way ... xanax works is by being rejected by the liver. Thats why...
    ... lick the pill or something? I'm confused. I thought Xanax really really helped me..kinda took the ege off these ... thinks I'm 1/2 way there...but please advise on the xanax . I won't take an SSRI....the doc thinks I really...

  43. Please Help!!
    ... could be harmful. Also, rebound from depressants like Xanax or alcohol may trigger severe panic. Of course, drugs...
    ... and leave you freaking out. I would suggest you try Xanax XR and get off the Zoloft if it's not working. Even...

  44. taking klonopin now/not working advice
    ... high and ativan does the same thing. i use to take xanax ocassionaly before it got real bad and it seemed to ... any advice. is this common with anxiety meds. is xanax different in any way or are meds just different for...
    ... high and ativan does the same thing. i use to take xanax ocassionaly before it got real bad and it seemed to ... any advice. is this common with anxiety meds. is xanax different in any way or are meds just different for ... off in 8 to 12 hours in a lot of people. Better than Xanax though that often wears off much sooner....
    ... high and ativan does the same thing. i use to take xanax ocassionaly before it got real bad and it seemed to ... any advice. is this common with anxiety meds. is xanax different in any way or are meds just different for...

  45. tappering off klonopin......HELP
    ... of made me feel like a zombie. However I did take Xanax which is the same class of drug and I was able to ... it will be to you, but this is how I weaned off the Xanax . I was taking 1/4 MG in the morning and then another...
    ... thanks alot. yeah there both benzo's. actually xanax is supposed to be alot harder to wean off of than...

  46. Is this Panic withdrawl what young and scared
    ... putting a nine volt battery in your mouth, doc gave me xanax I only use when needed and been on paxil, nuerontin ... now has been 25 days with only paxil and very few xanax .25 mg short of breath becoming weird around others...
    ... the dose or swap to another antidepressant med xanax as needed helps a lot but it seems your dose is too ... low, what is it? also theres the chance your xanax has been deactivated by hot storage or is an inactive...

  47. Symptoms there all the time?
    ... Yes I have this too and take 1mg xanax XR and a teeny tiny dose of Prozac (3 drops) at night...

  48. Attack Duration
    ... such as paxil, zoloft, effexor, or benzo's such as xanax , valume, or clonazapam. I know how hard it is, I doubted...
    ... it would make things easier, but I've seen benzos ( xanax ) tear my best friends family apart. It really sucks...
    ... to mike the sensible use of xanax oir any other valium type med will help a lot yes...

  49. panic attacks
    ... and depression. I am currently taking zoloft and xanax (only when I get one). I was taking valium when I ... kept giving me headaches. I haven't actually taken a xanax yet because I am scared of new drugs. But, I will...
    ... them a treatment manual is available at {REMOVED} xanax is safe and mild and related to valium, it will help...
    ... I'm scared of new meds also...I do take the xanax and find it does help. The only thing that bothers...
    ... I started taking the xanax the other day. I took it in fourths (i'm scared of...
    ... start working, discuss with doc or pharmacist your xanax dose wasnt large and people donmt pass out from it ... , xanax goes well with zoloft...

  50. WHOA!!!...Zoloft Withdrawal?
    ... off was really hard. My zaps were bad. My dr gave me xanax to take while coming off to help with the withdrawls...

  51. Wellbutrin or Lexapro??
    ... leaning toward the lexapro. I'm currently taking Xanax 3 times a day. I think I'm feeling a bit better,...
    ... try either but stay on the xanax for a few weeks, sadly it cant be predicted how you ... wont accept this though be wary of high doses of xanax daily for long periods, with the antidepressant working ... you will need little or no xanax :)...
    ... for panic disorder and I've been able to wean off of Xanax this way. I was skeptical at first but now I am amazed...

  52. Panic attacks returning
    ... I highly recommend xanax . it comes in generic now. no side effects....

  53. The panic attack "wave"
    ... on the Lexapro, though. However, my dr. gives me xanax :) for emergencies, just in case. Her name is Dr...

  54. xanax/wellbutrin ??'s
    ... stress/anxiety!! Anyway, this week the dr prescribed xanax .25 3Xaday and wellbutrin 150 mg one a day. I am ... want to start the Wellbutrin but have started the Xanax . Couldn't I just take the Xanax and forget the Wellbutrin ... ? How long can you take Xanax (can it be for months)? Thanks for your help....
    ... I have a feeling that you were probably given the Xanax to take just until the Wellbutrin kicks in and your ... Doctor very well may not refill the Xanax prescription...I of course don't know that for a fact ... saying that it very well may be the case. As for the Xanax , you're going to get a wide variety of opinions on ... I think the best thing you can do is take the Xanax only when you need it...like my Doctor told me "Just...
    ... you can just take the xanax but its best only as needed, carry a few tablets with ... breathe deep and slow agree that future supplies of xanax may be difficult to get...

  55. Attacks and SCARED !!
    ... 1/2 hour later with a prescription for Lexapro and Xanax . I haven't had a single attack since I started the...
    ... on it too and it's great for me) at least get some xanax for emergencies. You can ask you dr. for about 10...

  56. More to it than Panic Attacks?
    ... and my panic attacks are getting worse and worse. Xanax is starting to feel like a bandaid to me now....
    ... thx you also need to learn CBT and relaxation, more xanax should be taken for difficult occasions...

  57. Anyone have any advice for dealing with panic attacks
    ... thing that's really been effective for me is meds ( Xanax ). I hear people have success with CBT too....

  58. New to Panic!!
    ... are missing something. I'm supposed to start taking Xanax this week. Thanks again....
    ... nothing shameful about having an anxiety disorder, xanax will help a lot...

  59. Constant Panic and fear
    ... morning I freeze and don't have a rational thought. Xanax 1/2 4x a day does't seem to do a thing. I pray a lot...

  60. Help! Panic attacks while driving...
    ... them!! I do take atenolol for that and .25 mg of xanax when needed. Does anyone else have regular pvc's...
    ... coming from anxiety, they probably are lots of extra xanax will help a lot on the plane, take before and during...

  61. my first panic attack / is this similar to yours
    ... be the drug of choice. There's also Paxil, Zoloft, Xanax , it just depends on your physician and your body....

  62. Having panic at work effecting my job. Need advice
    ... Is there any way that you can get a hold of some xanax or other benzo to get you through this rough patch...

  63. My Doctor and her meds.
    ... drink soda just not a huge amount.) Small amounts of xanax have really saved my sanity. Well after a month...
    ... on these boards would be panic and anxiety free. Xanax was the only thing that worked for me too, but believe ... have panic/anxiety problems and I weaned off of the Xanax without any trouble..something those same people told ... yes, you'll read horror stories about Zoloft, Paxil, Xanax or any of these drugs for that matter. But what you ... reps for doing it. Gee, when I was still taking Xanax I took the generic form...it was less then $5 for...

  64. Starting back on Zoloft
    ... I have started taking my zoloft at night with .5mg xanax , and I have no problem going to sleep. I wake up...

  65. DRIVING and panic attacks....
    ... enjoy reading your replys. I am on meds - Zoloft and Xanax . I do not take Xanax to drive though, because it...
    ... the psychologist who taught the class...and taking xanax (only 1/2 pill/day every morning). I'm slowly improving...
    ... to drive me to work. The doctor {REMOVED}gave me xanax , which helped, but you have to realize that you have...
    ... saw a different person... He gave me Zoloft and Xanax . I tooked the Xanax because it was a quick fix to...

  66. Please help me!
    ... sont tesse up or fight back many like you carry some xanax or valium or similar and disolve a tablet under the...

  67. help!!! i am afraid
    ... erin find out whether the doc will give you any more xanax , some will, some wont get some books on relaxation...

  68. zyprexa
    ... klonopin with the lexapro? I have never had that, just xanax ....
    ... on some of these meds can be ruff but take a benzo ( xanax , klonopin, valium) with it and it should help with...
    ... try on this zoloft, and I am making myself take the xanax to get me thru.....you hit the nail on the head! ...
    ... is great with meds., said it isn't addictive like Xanax , and one doesn't have a "fall" after using it. I...

  69. Can't stop shaking!
    ... comes in to find out what's wrong. I took .5 mg og xanax and just waiting for it to kick in. I need to be...
    ... if it is anxiety the xanax will help although you may need more, depending on...

  70. My mom wants me to get out of the house today.
    ... finally couldn't stomach it anymore as I was popping xanax like crazy (and the main reason I wanted to try an ... SSRI was to stop having to rely on xanax during situational panic attacks). Anyhow, after ... error basis. If you can get your doc to give you xanax to take while starting an SSRI you may truly be able...

  71. Xanax
    ... xanax as needed, exercise and CBT often work, I think an...

  72. Panic attacks and nutrition/diet?
    ... the ER both times, the first time the doc put my on Xanax . I had it in my pocket just in case of... When it...
    ... do you need to chew them clonazepam (klonapin, xanax amd temazepam are all valium type or benzo meds, they...

  73. Terrible psychiatrist
    ... I mean i went to her for help not scolding. I take xanax 3x a day and it's the only thing that lets me go about...
    ... blue". When I went to the Pdoc I was also taking Xanax 1/4 MG twice a day. The first Pdoc asked me "Is that ... take more? The other one was fine with me taking the Xanax but also wanted to add something for what he said...
    ... CBT, relaxation, exercise and meds to star 21 xanax is not all that special its just a short acting valium...
    ... replies. I went to the pdoc yesterday and she reduced my xanax to as needed. She said next time it will be lowered ... addicted to it at all. I'm afraid i can't live without xanax . I'm supposed to take it 3x a day. I only take 1 pill...

  74. Concerned about my upcoming trip, and plane rides! Any advice?
    ... the only practical way is to take more xanax , about double your normal dose, avoid alcahol after ... relaxation and CBT so as to not totally rely on the xanax it helps a lot to breathe deep and slow when panicky...

  75. dic may think you are a drug addict
    ... who has run out of drugs, especially if you ask for xanax panic attack sufferers who are obviously anxious ... thought to be drug addicts, they often need a bottle of xanax a day when they cant get their usual street drugs...
    ... who has run out of drugs, especially if you ask for xanax panic attack sufferers who are obviously anxious ... thought to be drug addicts, they often need a bottle of xanax a day when they cant get their usual street drugs...