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  1. prozac not working.....this sucks
    ... more active now as I was when first married. I take xanax , neurontin and celexa. Go figure, maybe thats why...
    ... more active now as I was when first married. I take xanax , neurontin and celexa. Go figure, maybe thats why...

  2. Does anyone else feel like this????
    ... is nervous, for no apparent reason. Are you taking Xanax or Ativan? I do find this helps a bit. I also try...
    ... is nervous, for no apparent reason. Are you taking Xanax or Ativan? I do find this helps a bit. I also try ... the symptoms...those are bad days.:) dont take Xanax or Ativan to long there addictive....

  3. Is this even normal??
    ... next morning) and I had just come off a week-long Xanax /Ativan binge (I've been on Xanax off and on for years ... affliction. It's also been 4-5 days since I took my last Xanax /Ativan and I have been gradually feeling better but...
    ... next morning) and I had just come off a week-long Xanax /Ativan binge (I've been on Xanax off and on for years ... affliction. It's also been 4-5 days since I took my last Xanax /Ativan and I have been gradually feeling better but...

  4. Chantel...........Xanax Question
    ... see below my message).......My pdoc had me drop the Xanax down .5 yesterday morning........so instead of taking ... it doesn't matter how long it takes to go off the Xanax ......if it's 2-3 months then that's okay.........that...

  5. Ambien?
    ... warning about short term is no different than about xanax or any other benzo which can become addictive. As ... knows what he is doing. It's no different than taking xanax or klonopin to help you thru a med change. I also...
    ... already done it by now. He is more concerned about the Xanax being habit forming then me taking the Ambien a couple...

  6. Heart Palpitations????
    ... start to get light-headed also. Even when on the xanax I get it. Its weird how your body reacts to stress...

  7. Xanax XR & Paxil CR
    ... the very reason why my Doctor wouldn't put me on the Xanax XR. He told me that since it's released slowly throughout ... the day it doesn't have the same effect as regular Xanax at stopping the attacks in their tracks. I may have ... to stop an attack from happening like the regular Xanax does. Sorry I couldn't be of any real help, just...
    ... My doc advised me that Xanax XR is supposed to last all day, but they have found ... SEs. I like it better because with the regular Xanax I felt a drop and got shaky when it wore off. These...
    ... New here....just got paxil and xanax for my anxiety....read all the side effects now afraid...

  8. very frustrated!! Please help
    ... up with panic attacks twice last night, Took some xanax and went to bed. I woke up this morning with panic ... all of that b.s. I am on 40mg of prozac and I take xanax as needed....EVERYDAY .25. I am stressing out because...
    ... I wouldn't take the Xanax as needed...I believe my husband has been going thru ... Xanax withdrawals since he started taking them on an as ... thinking this will help him... right now he has been off Xanax for 3 weeks and is experiencing some worse side effects ... it comes to side effects from it... I would get off Xanax because taking it sporadically can cause constant...
    ... up with panic attacks twice last night, Took some xanax and went to bed. I woke up this morning with panic ... all of that b.s. I am on 40mg of prozac and I take xanax as needed....EVERYDAY .25. I am stressing out because ... attacks. I would say more like mild anxiety. 0.25mg of xanax is only a sleeping pill dosage and I have said this ... trying to say is that, "if the condition warrants xanax to stop the attacks, then it will probably be a constant...
    ... about two weeks ago. I have a feeling it might be the xanax , I really don't know, I am scared that something else...
    ... am sure you will too. I am also taking Prozac and Xanax like you. I mentioned this before.... but when I...
    ... about two weeks ago. I have a feeling it might be the xanax , I really don't know, I am scared that something else...
    ... afternoon right before it's time to take my next dose of Xanax XR........I wondered if it was the medication doing...
    ... might be the med but it was happining before I had xanax . Hopefully it is just panic and nothing like a heart...

  9. Starting Work Again....
    ... Thanks for the info Chantel, Today I am cutting my Xanax dose down to 1.5mg in hopes that I won't feel so lethargic...
    ... think he wants me off the Zoloft..........he said the Xanax can wait..........but for some reason he wants to ... Zoloft is doing that to me............. As for the Xanax , I am going to stay at 2mg for a while..........I...
    ... think he wants me off the Zoloft..........he said the Xanax can wait..........but for some reason he wants to ... Zoloft is doing that to me............. As for the Xanax , I am going to stay at 2mg for a while..........I...

  10. xanax question
    ... Everyone reacts differently to medication, but I took Xanax for a very long time and it never gave me an upset...
    ... I have taken xanax for about 2 weeks but not every single day. I have ... upped prozac dose from 30mg to 40mg. I didn't take xanax last night but the last 4 days I have. I feel kinda ... and I have an appetite. Do you think it may be the xanax ? Any info would be great! thanks :) Carly Dear ... get over emotional and sick feeling. I can't see the xanax doing this to you. I would think it is the prozac ... . The xanax would be wore off by morning also. Have a nice day...

  11. Have you used low dose antipsychotics to sleep?
    ... else and got the stuff I needed, I take prozac and xanax (as needed) I don't take xanax everyday. Your sleep...

  12. Fear of taking Medications
    ... eventually up it to 1mg twice a day. That is only 1mg of xanax a day. That is the lowest general dosage for anxiety ... not panic attacks for xanax . I guess what I am trying to assure you is that you...

  13. First time posting here....is this panic??
    ... my first choice for benzo for long term usage and xanax the second. First see your doctor and rule out everything...
    ... it would be over at some point. He also put me on xanax , which he weaned me off of very well. He does periodically...
    ... it would be over at some point. He also put me on xanax , which he weaned me off of very well. He does periodically...

  14. problems with prozac??
    ... stomach almost every time I wake up. After I take my xanax dosage it goes away. I have tested this in some ways ... of anti-convulsants as well as anti-anxiety which xanax and ativan are not. This might help you in the long...

  15. Hello KayT - Xanax again
    ... Zoloft to 75mg and that I was down to 1.5 mg of the Xanax as of today........and that I felt horrible...... ... the meds switches, the withdrawal, the Zyprexa, the Xanax and now the Ambien so I can sleep at night....... ... doc should have left me at 50) and not to change the Xanax again..........but today I can still do the 2mg of ... Xanax if I want to take one mg tonight and that is what ... taken care of............. so let me know on the Xanax , because I am a bit scared of backing off to 1.5 at...
    ... daugther and finally got off ............. As for the Xanax , I think I am going to stick with 2mg for a while ... ......so I will let him know my concerns with the Xanax and that I don't want to taper to fast..............
    ... Also, like I said before I just took .5 of the Xanax this am instead of 1mg........but am going to go ahead ... ..thanks......... Mood swings? Will going off Xanax to fast cause this? Thanks again for your info...
    ... Also, like I said before I just took .5 of the Xanax this am instead of 1mg........but am going to go ahead ... ..thanks......... Mood swings? Will going off Xanax to fast cause this? Thanks again for your info ... as the Zoloft, he is right on again as well as the xanax . You can not make changes in anyway and be able to...
    ... the pdoc today I told him that I was tapering the Xanax and today was at 1.5..........so he told me to stay...
    ... me. He said that my choice to stay at the 2mg of Xanax XR was the correct one and not to change anything ... yesterday evening to see if he wanted me at 1.5 of Xanax or 2.0, but made the decision on my own, which was...
    ... two weeks? Could this be related to tapering the Xanax ? Today I am okay, I have noticed that since I dropped ... the Zoloft to 75mg and stopped tapering the Xanax that my mood swings aren't as high and low as they...
    ... reason the Pdoc is moving the zoloft instead of the xanax is because it would be the culprit to be giving you...
    ... down to 50mg of Zoloft and staying steady at 2mg of Xanax XR per day and the ambien at bedtime. I woke up last...
    ... sleep tonight.......... He did tell me that the Xanax Xr is the last thing he plans on dealing with.... ... everyone had a good day, Sickman, I agree on the Xanax , now that I am taking it regular three times a day...
    ... things the same at 50mg with the Zoloft and drop the Xanax by .5. He is having me drop down the Xanax because ... will work better for me......... As far as the Xanax , I am ready to lower it a bit, I feel so darned tired ... feel that way the most after my afternoon dose of Xanax .........so I do think I am on a bit to much now.....
    ... Update, Dropped the Xanax to 1.5 per day.........felt bad yesterday but seem ... .......maybe the Ambien at bedtime mixed with the Xanax was zonking me to much..........so in the AM when...
    ... I told him how yuck I felt today he had me up the Xanax back to 2mg a day instead of 1.5...........he said ... bad.........so to bring it back up....... Wow, Xanax is powerful, it seems to have taken a grasp on me ... and can taper as slow as I need to........ Can Xanax XR be cut in half? Kaytee:-)...
    ... when weaning off this stuff? I am still at 2mg of Xanax XR.......found out it doesn't come in any lower dose ... ........because when the Zoloft drops me down the Xanax seems to drop me even lower............any suggestions...
    ... decision with me......... Forgot to take my 2pm Xanax dose and around 6pm felt horrible.........and realized ... to 25mg of Zoloft??? I often worry that it is the Xanax doing it, but the pdoc says if I stay at a steady ... dose of the Xanax and don't drop it or change it that it shouldn't do...
    ... decision with me......... Forgot to take my 2pm Xanax dose and around 6pm felt horrible.........and realized ... to 25mg of Zoloft??? I often worry that it is the Xanax doing it, but the pdoc says if I stay at a steady ... dose of the Xanax and don't drop it or change it that it shouldn't do...
    ... ........but not really panic..........I think the Xanax has put that in check for the time being...........

  16. What Med Is Best For Sleep And Anxiety?
    ... also tried klonopin and it didn't help. Now I am on xanax and I have been on it for about a week and It has ... and depression and also o.c.d. Ask your doc about xanax , It can be addicting. I thought no benzo was going ... to work for me but xanax did and it really helps me calm down before bed or...
    ... i too have troubles sleeping at night, and xanax works really well for me. i know some who take an...
    ... Klonopin is my drug of choice for sleep! Xanax is ok for emergencies when you want something to work ... really fast, but for me, xanax always left me jittery when it wore off & the Klonopin...
    ... Klonopin has no effect on me. I save xanax for panicky situations like flying. I would not ever ... take xanax on a daily basis. The pdocs are using risperidone...
    ... with sleep if you want to go the herbal route. Xanax - which I'm just starting today for anxiety does not...

  17. In need of input..........please read
    ... month so not sure why it would now) or the 2mg of Xanax XR that I am on every day, or just all of this mixed...
    ... know where you're at with all this. I was taking xanax to help me thru all that too, but it always left me...
    ... stuck with the Celexa and just had to doc give me some Xanax to calm me while I went back to work.........this...

  18. Valium for panic/anxiety?
    ... very few people still take it - most take Ativan, Xanax or Chlorazepam (sp?). I have always found it to work...
    ... very few people still take it - most take Ativan, Xanax or Chlorazepam (sp?). I have always found it to work ... relief at all and runs a little faster! Hmmm. Xanax he said he didn't like to perscribe because it takes...
    ... very few people still take it - most take Ativan, Xanax or Chlorazepam (sp?). I have always found it to work ... also take Valium5mg on an as needed basis. I've tried Xanax and Ativan, but Valium is the only thing that has...

  19. Ativan- side effects
    ... this twice a day. 1mg of ativan is equal to 0.5mg of xanax . If you cut it, that would be 0.25mg equivilant to ... xanax twice a day which is a very low dosage. 1mg twice...
    ... one of the worst benzos to come off of....worse than Xanax or Valium. my 2.5 cents worth. WarBonds...

  20. KayT and alefever26 READ!!!
    ... .......so I'm hanging in there......... I have Xanax as well to help me through this. Glad to hear it...

  21. Do any of you start to heave/gag with panic?
    ... going to ask about something for anxiety/panic - maybe Xanax :) - but definitely not SSRI's. She wanted me to...
    ... to the doctor on Tuesday and she wanted me to start Xanax . Keep swallowing all the time and feels like there ... appetite. Doctor asked me whether I had tried the Xanax yet, but said wanted to wait until the w/end. She ... the reason for the change. So, today started the Xanax - ewwww - does not help the gagging issue AT ALL....
    ... to the doctor on Tuesday and she wanted me to start Xanax . Keep swallowing all the time and feels like there ... appetite. Doctor asked me whether I had tried the Xanax yet, but said wanted to wait until the w/end. She ... the reason for the change. So, today started the Xanax - ewwww - does not help the gagging issue AT ALL....

  22. Gracie Cat.......Xanax users..........
    ... the weaning process would be different from regular Xanax or not. I just took plain old Xanax. I thought...
    ... I weaned down from 1 mg of xanax by disolving 1/4 tabs in water and sipping the water...

  23. my doc wants me on xanax....info please
    ... Carly, I took Xanax for a very long time and it worked great for me. ... If I was having an attack and I took the 1/4MG of Xanax the attack was gone within 15 to 20 minutes...it works...
    ... be open for trial and error. Let us know how the xanax does, I'll throw a prayer in there for you too. ...
    ... Hi! I, too, take .5 xanax a day. Only I split mine into quarters. I take ...
    ... have put me in the hospital for a week at a time. Xanax shouldn't do that though. It calms me down and I...
    ... and man it just gives me anxiety, I should have my xanax with me but I don't. How long does take to kick in...
    ... hey, with xanax , can i just take some a few times a week to calm...
    ... also. :) Carly Dear worrywort, I also take Xanax and it seems to work fine for me too. You could always...
    ... upped my prozac to 40mg from 30mg and gave me .5 of xanax . I have never takin this before so I was just wondering ... switch to the more you tend to panic with anything. Xanax will not make you panic but your mind works so fast ... refuse to raise it, I ride out the highs and lows. Xanax works and is safe if used correctly and that is on...
    ... read that not taking daily can cause seizers. I like xanax and it seems to be working for me. Thank you so very...
    ... don't need to fear becomming too addicted to it. Xanax works fast, unlike Klonopin that takes a bit longer ... to kick in. The only problem I had with xanax is that when it wore off, it left me shakey & jittery...

  24. Stange new symptoms.........need advise.....
    ... something........ I have been tapering down off the Xanax very slowly but wonder if that might be the cause...
    ... sooner if it were the Z. I am also weaning off the Xanax , so that might be some of the pounding heart stuff...
    ... kicking in any day now for you. Did your Dr give you Xanax or Ativan, etc to combat the withdrawal symptoms?...

  25. In need of some serious feedback!!
    ... few weeks to see. Also, taking ativan or similar ( xanax ) while you are waiting for your zoloft to kick in...

  26. help from religion for anxeity and panic attacks
    ... I'm going to stop the zoloft and try just to take xanax as needed. I will prob try some CBT and see what...
    ... Pharmaceuticals, Be Extremely Conservative. Use Benzos Like Xanax As Needed Only In The Smallest Of Dosages. These Benzos...

  27. my endless struggle
    ... early December and went to the ER. I was given some Xanax and sent home.. In late December, I moved back...
    ... early December and went to the ER. I was given some Xanax and sent home.. In late December, I moved back...
    ... to josh, a xanax doisolved under the tongue will reduce any panic attack...

  28. Calf cramps? muscle tight from anxiety??
    ... unless you force feed them to me except motrin and my xanax . Ideas? anybody? :)...
    ... unless you force feed them to me except motrin and my xanax . Ideas? anybody? :) Try eating a bannana, potasium...

  29. Lexapro - Day 1- BAD attack?!? Help Please
    ... pull over, jump out of my car, walk around, take a xanax , breath. It was such a horrible attack and so different ... from my typical attacks. The xanax has calmed me considerably, but I feel so drained...

  30. Hi all...........Kaytee here
    ... ...she was trying to make it so I could take less Xanax .........she had upped it to 6mg.........and I was ... clock to take it........... I am sticking to the Xanax XR and the Zoloft 100mg..........I have to say that...
    ... ...she was trying to make it so I could take less Xanax .........she had upped it to 6mg.........and I was ... clock to take it........... I am sticking to the Xanax XR and the Zoloft 100mg..........I have to say that ... Just how is it that you let yourself be put on 6mg of xanax when a week ago 4mg was making you droggy? And by ... or at least another doctor. Putting you on 6mg of xanax to cut the edge of of paxil withdrawals and going ... symptoms. If you got to the point that you needed 6mg of xanax so fast and this drug, your doctor should have admitted ... all along and are going to have to face up to it. Xanax XR was design to work around the clock to be taken ... showing only a few hours of lasting effects over regular xanax . Finally, in conclusion to all of this is: Go see ... Zoloft because it calms you, and get the h off the Xanax XR and onto Klonopin where you once were before it...
    ... withdrawal came back.........so she told me to take the Xanax around the clock for a day or two to get it going ... instead she said "that's a good idea" I can lessen the Xanax and the Zyprexa will help calm you and it is not habit ... next night (last night) I did not..........I took my Xanax and the Zoloft and that was that.......... The ... XR seems to work okay............but I have regular Xanax as well.........do you think it's a problem to take ... the Zoloft to kick in good before I taper off the Xanax ........even you told me I need the Xanax for at least ... 100mg of Zoloft........so I am going to stick with the Xanax for now............ I felt calmer today then in ... and that is a good sign.........also, I'm sure the Xanax is as well........... My doctor has known me for ... with this stuff..........she to does not like the Xanax but says if I stick with a steady dose and don't keep ... it scares me a little........although I know that Xanax can probably do the same thing to me...........also ... the psych just told me to stop the imipramine and xanax right away.............I will consider the Klonopin ... get going, Also, you mentioned once a day on the Xanax XR.........the pharmacist and doc told me it was meant...
    ... all calmed a bit.........whether it be Zoloft and Xanax or a benzo alone I'm not sure yet........I will cross ... can change to Klonopin or if I should stay with the Xanax ........... and I am going to keep taking the Zoloft ... the Zoloft will kick in and to be cautious about the Xanax .............not to take to much of it.......just enough...
    ... would rather see you on Kolonopin rather any form of xanax unless it is the only thing that works at all. And ... Xanax XR was designed for around the clock effects not what ... why the effort, it makes no difference then regular xanax . The potency effect is the same only suppose to be...
    ... all calmed a bit.........whether it be Zoloft and Xanax or a benzo alone I'm not sure yet........I will cross ... can change to Klonopin or if I should stay with the Xanax ........... and I am going to keep taking the Zoloft ... the Zoloft will kick in and to be cautious about the Xanax .............not to take to much of it.......just enough...
    ... I ditched the Zyprexa, and will continue with the Xanax and the Zoloft 100mg.......... If you don't think ... the Xanax XR or the Xanax make a diff I can go back to the regular three times ... PS I know that my doc got a bit extreme with the Xanax and Zyprexa, but I think she was just trying to help...
    ... for about 15 days now..........and am still on the Xanax ...........but that's it. Better get going, Great...
    ... are no quick fixes in the long term. You can take a xanax & it's a quick fix, but only for a few hours. I am...
    ... are no quick fixes in the long term. You can take a xanax & it's a quick fix, but only for a few hours. I am...
    ... just hanging in there.........been tapering down the Xanax very slowly.......I want to give the Zoloft a bit ... more time to work and give the Xanax plenty of time to decrease so I don't have withdrawal...

  31. Buspar - Bad initial side effects!
    ... of getting my Dr to supplement it with Klonopin or Xanax is remote to say the least!...
    ... percent or so better then I was feeling..........I am on Xanax as well........which helps...... Did you experience...
    ... well. Going to ask the doctor about Paxil and Xanax . I am currently on Remeron with Buspar. I keep trying ... start with changing only one and go with Remeron and Xanax . Remeron is ok, gives me a good nights sleep, raises ... mood a little but does nothing for panic attacks. Xanax is a class 4 controlled drug. Which means getting...
    ... well. Going to ask the doctor about Paxil and Xanax . I am currently on Remeron with Buspar. I keep trying ... start with changing only one and go with Remeron and Xanax . Remeron is ok, gives me a good nights sleep, raises ... mood a little but does nothing for panic attacks. Xanax is a class 4 controlled drug. Which means getting ... ADs, so again it depends on the person. As for the Xanax , I agree that it is worth taking if it helps the symptoms...

  32. Xanax question
    ... social worker that you should not automatically take Xanax for anxiety. There are 500 other types of meds that ... would be better before you go on Xanax because it' s so powerful. When I went to the dr, ... the first thing she mentioned was Xanax . I refused for now. Any thoughts on Xanax? Xanax ... was talking about? LOL! If your doctor recommends Xanax , I'd go on it and try it for a while and see if it...
    ... Xanax works great for panic and anxiety. I wonder what 500 ... was talking about? LOL! If your doctor recommends Xanax , I'd go on it and try it for a while and see if it...
    ... AnnieGis, I agree with Natasha1981, and I have been on xanax for a long time. It does work for just about anything ... if you do, then you should look at Klonopin before xanax . Less maintance and better on you for long duration ... . Natasha1981 is right though about xanax , it is only as powerful as the dosage you take and...
    ... I have to agree, Xanax is only as powerful as the dosage you take and your ... I always handled it and it worked for me. I took Xanax everyday...at a VERY low dose...for several years ... had the "Zombie" effect on me. Like I always say, Xanax was the only thing that worked for me, but everyone...
    ... Xanax works great for panic and anxiety. I wonder what 500 ... was talking about? LOL! If your doctor recommends Xanax , I'd go on it and try it for a while and see if it...
    ... I take from 1 to 1 1/2 mg. of Xanax a day and have so for years for anxiety / panic attacks...
    ... I was just switched to Xanax XR and I like it. I don't have to take as many doses ... , of course my doc had me on a higher dose of the Xanax to offset Paxil withdrawal and while my body adjusted ... have to take it as often.......... The regular Xanax worked well for me as well. Like everyone said, just...
    ... I was just switched to Xanax XR and I like it. I don't have to take as many doses ... , of course my doc had me on a higher dose of the Xanax to offset Paxil withdrawal and while my body adjusted ... have to take it as often.......... The regular Xanax worked well for me as well. Like everyone said, just...

  33. scared
    ... panic disorder and being on a pretty heavy dosage of xanax and an anti-depressant until I had a medication mishap...

  34. How to help?
    ... taking the meds) and that it's not so bad. He takes Xanax and Serazone (sp?) And 99% of the time they are great...
    ... tried to stop them completely. Is in unsafe to take Xanax for the rest of your life, I thought I read that some...
    ... tried to stop them completely. Is in unsafe to take Xanax for the rest of your life, I thought I read that some ... above the dosage that can control it - what mg of xanax is he taking? And I wouldn't worry about addiction ... ...when he doesn't need the xanax anymore he can just slowly taper off them. Xanax and ... t really like klonopin. I doubt he will be on xanax for the rest of his life. 90% of those with panic...
    ... serzone is very effective is, that in combination with xanax it doubles or more the dosage effects of xanax. In ... example that if you are taking serzone with say 3mg of xanax a day, you could be somewhere in the range of 6mg ... of xanax effect. If you up 1mg of xanax you can actually be moving up 2mg. So I guess I am ... life of about 18-36 hour you are also cutting your xanax level at the same time which has a half life of 5 ... My Psychratrist wanted me to go off of it while on xanax in 3 days. I went off of it in three weeks thinking ... medication although it does make you feel better while on xanax natually, because it increases the effects of what ... you are on or if you even take an extra xanax tablet. I'm not going to bs around with this at all ... talking to your Doctor about a very slow reduction to xanax only and at the same time very,very slowly tappering ... serzone for over 4 years taking it 3 times a day with xanax and I would suggest that you do have a blood test...
    ... not completely sure of his doses. I know he takes Xanax in the a.m. and then some in the afternoon. He works ... afternoon and at night. I don't believe he takes the Xanax at night though, just the Serazone. I know he took ... point or another and he didn't really care for it. Xanax is his medicine. Like I said before, he has tried ... has been on meds for around 10 years now, not always Xanax , he went through a long time at the beginnig where...

  35. Ever get stuck in a panicky state?
    ... valiums. Stopped it cold. After that, I went on Xanax and got counseling. After several months, I felt...

  36. Can someone explain half life? and Benzo Question
    ... tablets cannot be compared to that same dosage of Xanax which is supplied in .25, .5 and 1.0 mg tablets. Using ... that as an example, it would appear that Xanax is 'stronger' since it's recommended dose is not as...
    ... not exactly the same amount of time. For instance, xanax having a very short half life and general duration ... Klonopin. Although you may need to take 3-4 mgs of xanax around the clock where you might only need to take ... the toxic properties take to leave. Alprazolam ( Xanax ) 6-12 hour half life but effects are 5 -7 hours ... to take it in two lower doses daily. 0.5mg = 0.5mg xanax Diazepam (Valium) 20-100 half life will work for ... toxic properties to leave the system. 10mg = 0.5mg xanax Lorazepam (Ativan) 10-20 half life but effects ... last only about 10 to 12 hours. 1mg = 0.5mg xanax These are just a few of the major ones and all ... maintence and properties needed to combat attacks. Xanax is the stongest of the medications and I take it four...

  37. question : short relief
    ... Yes, any of the benzos, like xanax , vallium, klonopin. There are many, just can't think...

  38. Need some med advice, please.
    ... Klonopin, but it has worked great for me. Unlike xanax , I do not feel it wear off and it does not give me ... the high feeling like xanax did when it kicked in, so I like the more stable feeling...
    ... Klonopin, but it has worked great for me. Unlike xanax , I do not feel it wear off and it does not give me ... the high feeling like xanax did when it kicked in, so I like the more stable feeling ... and it is designed to last around that clock unlike xanax or ativan. Sincerely, Sickman :)...
    ... and it is designed to last around that clock unlike xanax or ativan. Sincerely, Sickman :) In my experience...

  39. Graciecat............Kaytee here
    ... I know how you feel about the Xanax .............a lot of people who hear I am taking it ... instead of tired or sleepy. So I guess that is why the Xanax has not zonked me out. It does relax me and at 4mg ... tough since I skipped my dose yesterday.........the Xanax seemed to stop the spikes from hitting me so hard ... ......the spikes still try to come........but the Xanax seems to help control them........... I don't plan ... on being on Xanax forever, not at this dose, and neither does my doctor ... ready to get back to that point.........if Zoloft and Xanax is what it takes.........then so be it..............
    ... to be very sensitive to so many medications. The Xanax never knocked me out or made me feel sleepy either ... seem to be leaving again...I'm weaning off of the Xanax again and I'm not having any problems with it...my ... with them. And if I can't get below the amount of Xanax I'm taking now, well that's okay too. I didn't...
    ... that I can take it and I did......... As for the Xanax , I am so scared of taking this much of it, but it ... .....it wires me to the hilt.........so no wonder Xanax doesn't wipe me out........a friend at works says...

  40. Klonopin or Lexapro????
    ... doctor that finally listens to me. He prescribed xanax 2.5 for now. He said if it looks like I am using ... panic attacks and have found that I am needing the xanax on a daily basis. Sometimes more sometimes less but...
    ... doctor that finally listens to me. He prescribed xanax 2.5 for now. He said if it looks like I am using ... panic attacks and have found that I am needing the xanax on a daily basis. Sometimes more sometimes less but ... the horse a little here. Klonopin is the answer if xanax is working for you and it is better for long or longer...
    ... klonapin and xanax are both benzos and very useful and have no nasty ... if you learn relaxation and CBT, you will need less xanax , always carry a few xanax tablets with you, often...
    ... the horse a little here. Klonopin is the answer if xanax is working for you and it is better for long or longer ... Well I would like to have something similar to xanax that does last longer. I like only having to take ... a med once a day. Xanax works for me really well and I am not sure that when...
    ... Well I would like to have something similar to xanax that does last longer. I like only having to take ... a med once a day. Xanax works for me really well and I am not sure that when ... needed it would be just as good??? Aries872 Xanax has a lot of a shorter half life than klonopin does...
    ... Well I would like to have something similar to xanax that does last longer. I like only having to take ... a med once a day. Xanax works for me really well and I am not sure that when ... the right one. Klonopin is in the same drug class as xanax although it also has the properties of an anti-convulsant ... best choice of medication as a benzo. I have been on xanax to long to switch and my condition warrants. I take ... even if morning and night would be wonderful. Taking xanax to ease onto something else is one thing but around...
    ... Well I would like to have something similar to xanax that does last longer. I like only having to take ... a med once a day. Xanax works for me really well and I am not sure that when ... Klonopin has done wonders for me. I have had xanax available to me for years, but found it's short life...
    ... Xanax has a lot of a shorter half life than klonopin does ... handle the antsy all day anxious feeling better than xanax ??? Aries872...
    ... handle the antsy all day anxious feeling better than xanax ??? Aries872 Yes, it DOES last longer, that ... 's what I meant. Xanax and Klonopin aren't usually prescribed for general...
    ... Good to hear. I have no trouble getting of of Xanax so, hopefully, this will be the same way. There are...

  41. Relization and true intent
    ... came to this board and mentioned the fact that I took Xanax everyday for years...some, not all, but some of the ... a drug addict of some sort. I kept hearing that " Xanax is not intended for long term use"...that's all well...

  42. Anxiety symptoms?
    ... are sharp and others feel deep and dull. I am taking xanax around the clock, with an anti-depressant and a anti...

  43. I'm new and suffering BIG time!
    ... see what she can give me, my brother started taking xanax and it's working great for him....
    ... see what she can give me, my brother started taking xanax and it's working great for him. something along ... benzo's ativan has a short shelf life in your blood - xanax will give you sedated feeling - in my own private...

  44. Sickman.........question
    ... Thanks for the info on the Xanax .........I do think 4mg might be a bit much for me...
    ... Thanks for the info on the Xanax .........I do think 4mg might be a bit much for me...
    ... me, had to do my research. You will see it in my Xanax post. The bottom line is I was able to find something ... doing now and let things level out. I dropped the Xanax back to 3mg.........4mg was making me way groggy....
    ... me, had to do my research. You will see it in my Xanax post. The bottom line is I was able to find something ... doing now and let things level out. I dropped the Xanax back to 3mg.........4mg was making me way groggy. ... ya soon, Kaytee:-) Dear KayT, I told you the xanax would build up and that you should stay with 3mg. ... stop obsessing about anything to do with zoloft and xanax . You are on the lesser of the two evils. Major Seritonin...
    ... so late......anyhow, yes, you were right about the Xanax .......4mg was to much........I split the 1mg tonight ... bed and will quit worrying about the Zoloft and the Xanax and just let it do it's thing.........22 days off...
    ... Well, I fell asleep last night and did not take my Xanax , I woke up this morning on the sofa at 7am....... ... hit me as well..........but I took my next does of Xanax and moved on.......... Could missing that one dose...
    ... cents in here also. I would imagine that missing that Xanax dose could very easily have made you feel bad...after ... used to happen to me...again I didn't take as much Xanax as you or Sickman take, but. If I was doing something ... and didn't take my Xanax right on time, I'd usually feel okay, but the second...
    ... Well, I fell asleep last night and did not take my Xanax , I woke up this morning on the sofa at 7am....... ... hit me as well..........but I took my next does of Xanax and moved on.......... Could missing that one dose ... it to stop. Graciecat, answered you question about xanax and how it effects her and also what her Doctor told...
    ... for the answers GracieCat and Sickman, About the Xanax , I did reduce it to 3mg.........but last night I fell ... caused it............. I came home and took my next Xanax at normal time and now it has eased up........... ... because they would have sent me home, maybe with some Xanax , and told me to hang in there.........she said "You...
    ... and keep on moving............. I won't forget my Xanax tonight that's for sure..........my body didn't like...

  45. Meds for Anxiety
    ... only two things that will knock it out right now is xanax or valium. Xanax is the strongest. You only need to ... you do not need a continious medicaiton. If you get xanax which you might have to find a Doctor that will give ... accepting panic attacks. Be careful and don't abuse xanax or any benzo, it is not candy and can put you in danger...
    ... like sickman and hry said, benzo's such as Valium or Xanax are fast acting meds which you can take on an as needed...
    ... Dear AnnieGis, Not ignoring your post, I take xanax , the others take valium, so they need to answer this...

  46. Any other things out there that help...that aren't meds??
    ... on a person at times. Other then possibly taking Xanax maybe only like 12.5 mg or something....no other suggestion...
    ... on a person at times. Other then possibly taking Xanax maybe only like 12.5 mg or something....no other suggestion ... :) Joyshow Hi joyshow, I hope that 12.5mg of xanax is a typo meaning 0.25mg Have a good day and nice...
    ... Hi joyshow, I hope that 12.5mg of xanax is a typo meaning 0.25mg Have a good day and nice...

  47. Question about Xanax.............
    ... I'm not Sickman, but I took Xanax everyday for years, although I never took anywhere...
    ... to Kay, when starting xanax or any other benzo, we are often strongly sedated ... so, I agree with what your doc is doing but your xanax dose is very high, it would have many seeming to be ... drunk and almost unable to walk also xanax only has its strongest effect for about 2 hours so...
    ... to Kay, when starting xanax or any other benzo, we are often strongly sedated ... so, I agree with what your doc is doing but your xanax dose is very high, it would have many seeming to be ... drunk and almost unable to walk also xanax only has its strongest effect for about 2 hours so...
    ... today..........of course I just started taking 1mg of Xanax four times a day about three days ago.........it doesn ... .she says eventually here we will be tapering the Xanax down after the Zoloft reaches it's theraputic level ... ................Sickman? Don't you take Xanax four times a day 1mg?? Does the drugged feeling wear ... adjusts to the med. The doc also said something about Xanax reaching a theraputic level in my body because it ... cousin who is a nurse say I should be spreading the Xanax out every 6 hours..........that it would work better ... Everyone has given you some pretty good answers there. Xanax does have a short half life and is more intense in ... important and something that I can not do even with the xanax now. If you are groggy then you probably don't need ... that much xanax to check the panic symptoms or the zoloft, etc. Take ... in your system still and working. 4mg is a lot of xanax to go on so fast or even be on. I don't want to go ... dosage was upped, I just think you need to take less xanax . You don't need to feel drunk on the drug to do what ... other thing is, don't worry about how to go off the xanax or when right now. That will come when it is time...
    ... today..........of course I just started taking 1mg of Xanax four times a day about three days ago.........it doesn ... .she says eventually here we will be tapering the Xanax down after the Zoloft reaches it's theraputic level ... ................Sickman? Don't you take Xanax four times a day 1mg?? Does the drugged feeling wear ... adjusts to the med. The doc also said something about Xanax reaching a theraputic level in my body because it ... cousin who is a nurse say I should be spreading the Xanax out every 6 hours..........that it would work better ... once. I was weaned off of it. I was not given any Xanax to help the weaning. I would really and seriously ... though......you are on an extremely high dosage of this Xanax . It was originally invented to help alcoholics and...
    ... once. I was weaned off of it. I was not given any Xanax to help the weaning. I would really and seriously ... though......you are on an extremely high dosage of this Xanax . It was originally invented to help alcoholics and...
    ... once. I was weaned off of it. I was not given any Xanax to help the weaning. I would really and seriously ... though......you are on an extremely high dosage of this Xanax . It was originally invented to help alcoholics and...
    ... decided to get it over with.........and put me on Xanax to help with the withdrawal (it was pretty bad) and ... the person. About shaving pills, do you mean the Xanax ? That I should shave it down as I taper it?? Thanks...

  48. Benzo information
    ... medication. Sincerely, Sickman :) Alprazolam ( Xanax ) Bromazepam (Lexotan) Chlordiazepoxide ...

  49. Help!!!!
    ... 300MG once in the AM, Inderal LA 60MG once a day, and Xanax 0.5MG twice a day. I only take .25 Xanax once a day ... sick as well. My question is should I take the Xanax as prescribed? My dose is mentioned above yet I feel...
    ... tell him/her. Maybe you should take the amount of Xanax as the doctor told you. I am taking Xanax myself...
    ... can tell you to do is talk to your Doctor about the Xanax dose. I took it everyday for years...1/4MG twice...
    ... I agree, talk to the doc and see about upping the Xanax . Medication can be viewed as a weakness, however ... surgery, without you would be miserable. Up the Xanax possibly and then I recommend the following link....
    ... I agree, talk to the doc and see about upping the Xanax . Medication can be viewed as a weakness, however ... surgery, without you would be miserable. Up the Xanax possibly and then I recommend the following link....
    ... 300MG once in the AM, Inderal LA 60MG once a day, and Xanax 0.5MG twice a day. I only take .25 Xanax once a day ... sick as well. My question is should I take the Xanax as prescribed? My dose is mentioned above yet I feel ... can cause problems also. Then you are going to add xanax , a benzo to this combination which lithium, with this...
    ... Inderal for 4 years, Lithium for 5, and previously on Xanax at one point for 1 year. Now I am back on everything ... my blood pressure and makes me out of it and weak. Xanax seems to offset the Inderal. I do not take enough ... month is horrible. The other strange thing is between Xanax doses I get weak, out of it, and just generally anxious ... . It doesn't go away until the next Xanax then I feel doped. So there is no medium for me it ... I feel like there is nothing I can do but take the Xanax .. They just make me feel horrible when they wear off...

  50. a thought.
    ... basically the magnitude of a dosage of a benzo such as xanax or Klonopin, etc to a point like you are actually...

  51. Need some encouragement.............
    ... well as scary thoughts.............I took my 1mg of Xanax ..........but it didn't really stop it......probably ... seems to be easing a bit........... I take the Xanax again at 5:30pm so I hope that will calm things down...
    ... well as scary thoughts.............I took my 1mg of Xanax ..........but it didn't really stop it......probably ... seems to be easing a bit........... I take the Xanax again at 5:30pm so I hope that will calm things down...
    ... things the way they are and stick with the four 1mg Xanax a day........... I'm not sure what to think???...
    ... things the way they are and stick with the four 1mg Xanax a day........... I'm not sure what to think???...
    ... My doc also said that once I'm on the 4mg of Xanax for a few days it should help more...........only...
    ... for the Zoloft.........I do think it along with the Xanax has helped me through this..........I am on the Xanax...

  52. some thoughts from a LONG time panic attack sufferer
    ... has proven to be a miraculous drug in my opinion, Xanax . I had worked with this physician in his office for ... mentioned was to stop the attacks. He titrated my Xanax dose up to a point that it actually STOPPED the attacks ... and the dose was a whopper! I was taking 3.5mg of Xanax 3 times a day to finally be able to be free of them ... aren't for me and that as long as my small dose of Xanax keeps the attacks at bay and keeps me functioning...
    ... have the same kind of Doctor you did. I also took Xanax everyday for a very long time...7 years. I was never ... reaction to two SSRI's, so I just went back to the Xanax alone. Over the past several months I've been feeling ... came back. So with his help I'm weaning off of the Xanax ...I'm down to 1/4MG every three days and so far I...
    ... works for me and that is the most important thing. Xanax keeps the attacks at bay and keeps me functioning...
    ... homestead, thanks for that post. I have been on xanax for 4 years for panic attacks. I tried many other ... taking 1 mg a day. Just last month I got off the xanax completely and was doing well. Then tragically my ... I've been warned so many times of the "dangers" of xanax and how I'm "walking on ice" with it and all, yet...
    ... homestead, thanks for that post. I have been on xanax for 4 years for panic attacks. I tried many other ... taking 1 mg a day. Just last month I got off the xanax completely and was doing well. Then tragically my ... I've been warned so many times of the "dangers" of xanax and how I'm "walking on ice" with it and all, yet...
    ... the others dont adding relaxation and CBT to the xanax helps a lot, as you mention addiction to xanax is...
    ... the others dont adding relaxation and CBT to the xanax helps a lot, as you mention addiction to xanax is...

  53. A few Statements and a Question
    ... to concern them. They wanted to take me off of the Xanax ...which was helping me and get me on an SSRI. I actually ... because they cost around $50 for thirty pills and my Xanax costs under $7 dollars for thirty and his drug company...
    ... what I understand you are all meaning something like Xanax , am I right? If I remember anything else I will definitely...
    ... what I understand you are all meaning something like Xanax , am I right? If I remember anything else I will definitely...

  54. Adrenalin is surging MAJOR BAD!
    ... that I have this more then once. I hope you are on xanax or Klonopin if you are having attacks this bad. If...

  55. Help from Magnesium?
    ... doing better, which i am, but still having to take the xanax . i was recently on the digestive disorder board ... well, i tried it and it had been 48 hours with no xanax . i am really shocked as i don't even feel like i...
    ... doing better, which i am, but still having to take the xanax . i was recently on the digestive disorder board ... well, i tried it and it had been 48 hours with no xanax . i am really shocked as i don't even feel like i...
    ... kind sends me into a tizz. i have had to take the xanax because if this. along with the magnesium i am taking...

  56. Just changed my pills... from Efexor to Prozac
    ... answering back. I forgot to add that I also take Xanax at the moment, but at a low dosage. Today I;ve had...

  57. Valium question
    ... normal. I had done nothing different and I took my xanax an hour after having that blood pressure before going...
    ... normal. I had done nothing different and I took my xanax an hour after having that blood pressure before going...

  58. Lexapro?
    ... the doctor didn't give me anything like valium or xanax . just the lexapro. thank you. Mandy...

  59. Klonopin and Xanax??
    ... help more with agitation? I've been told that the Xanax can cause an agitated feeling as it wears off?...
    ... I've never had that problem with Xanax , never felt any agitation at all when it wore off...
    ... week. Contradicting what everone else may say about xanax and medical science itself, I have felt as though...

  60. Lori......Question
    ... helpful for you to cut it in half. When I have taken xanax in the past, I had to cut it in half & then into a...
    ... helpful for you to cut it in half. When I have taken xanax in the past, I had to cut it in half & then into a...
    ... you see how you do on them. I rarely take a whole xanax when I need one, I always do half or fourth, so when...
    ... you see how you do on them. I rarely take a whole xanax when I need one, I always do half or fourth, so when...

  61. 7 Days and still going
    ... can hardly stay awake and now it is time to take a xanax ". I took my medication and then lay down to sleep...
    ... can hardly stay awake and now it is time to take a xanax ". I took my medication and then lay down to sleep...
    ... this week about my adventure today when I choked on a xanax while at the doctors office with my wife. That was...

  62. got 5 months to stop panicking - help!
    ... to relax you,but seriously consider a low dose of Xanax to help you thru(at least til you return home).And...
    ... everything that could go wrong, and keep on walking.... Xanax would really help you to talk yourself though the...

  63. I'm new to the board...concerned about teenage daughter
    ... the tablet would be some type of valium type such as xanax , these are very helpful and not addictive to most...

  64. Two weeks off Paxil............
    ... got up went and got a drink of water.........took my Xanax .........and got busy........I got on the phone to...
    ... got up went and got a drink of water.........took my Xanax .........and got busy........I got on the phone to...
    ... think, because I medicated myself good with Klonopin & xanax ! I guess being in a fog is better than being in the...

  65. New to this board, so good to see all of you here!
    ... the work on my own. I'm considering switching to Xanax because I do have occassional panic attacks, 3-4 per...
    ... Hi Steve, you might want to do some reading about xanax on this & other mental health related boards here ... before switching from Clonazapam to xanax. Xanax has a short life, like maybe up to 4 hours. You can ... do not feel any sensation that is has worn off. Xanax is more addictive too. I'd suggest you think twice...
    ... Hi Steve, you might want to do some reading about xanax on this & other mental health related boards here ... before switching from Clonazapam to xanax. Xanax has a short life, like maybe up to 4 hours. You can ... do not feel any sensation that is has worn off. Xanax is more addictive too. I'd suggest you think twice ... Dear Steve O, I agree with lori j, as a long time xanax user, Clonazapam is the drug of choice for long term ... usage. Once you start on xanax and have been on it on a long time constant dosage ... you are one with Clonazapam is only equal 0.25mg of xanax . You would have to take 0.25mg 4 times a day with ... xanax to get the same effects. 0.25mg once a day with Clonazapam ... medications have just a little different properties. Xanax is strickly a traquilizer and Clonazapam is both a...
    ... the work on my own. I'm considering switching to Xanax because I do have occassional panic attacks, 3-4 per...
    ... even at the .25mg daily dose. Also, regarding the Xanax ; It's encouraging to hear that you would advise staying ... routine. I have just heard from friends that they LOVE Xanax compared to Clonazapme, however, I agree with the...
    ... even at the .25mg daily dose. Also, regarding the Xanax ; It's encouraging to hear that you would advise staying ... routine. I have just heard from friends that they LOVE Xanax compared to Clonazapme, however, I agree with the ... Steve, did you ask your friends why they LOVED xanax ? It does give you a sort of "high" feeling when it ... is what I prefer to the drastic up & down swings of xanax . Hope you do well on a higher dose of clonazapam...
    ... even at the .25mg daily dose. Also, regarding the Xanax ; It's encouraging to hear that you would advise staying ... routine. I have just heard from friends that they LOVE Xanax compared to Clonazapme, however, I agree with the...
    ... Steve, I took Xanax too...I won't way that I "Loved" it, but I will say...

  66. Friend is making me feel uncomfortable about Death
    ... and trying to shake him awake...the doctor put me on xanax , but I couldnt handle it, it was so strong and potent...

  67. How to deal at work............
    ... .then withdrawaling from Paxil............then to Xanax and Zoloft........... Today at work was stressfull ... .....then in an hour or so it was time to take my Xanax ........which helped.........but didn't get rid of ... day 9 isn't really soon enough........and I have the Xanax on board to help me with that until it does kick in...
    ... around 2pm and that is when it is time for my next Xanax , so I took it and after I got home it has eased up ... another week or so to calm.........and to take the Xanax ..........she had told me I could take four a day, ... I should increase it for a while??? She says the Xanax helps with agitation.......??? Kaytee:-)...
    ... around 2pm and that is when it is time for my next Xanax , so I took it and after I got home it has eased up ... another week or so to calm.........and to take the Xanax ..........she had told me I could take four a day, ... I should increase it for a while??? She says the Xanax helps with agitation.......??? Kaytee:-) Dear...
    ... .........it's hard to tell right now if it's the Xanax or the Zoloft, but probably a bit of both...........

  68. a severe panic attack
    ... psych should have advised her to dissolve about 2 mg xanax under the tongue, IMO as it works lots quicker that ... but often a too small dose is advised I take .5mg Xanax four times a day with great success. Yesterday, though ... I called my Psych and he said to take an extra 1mg Xanax . I couldn't breathe, my arms and legs were numb, I ... your meds won't kick in? I am VERY comfortable with Xanax , and it has helped me tremendously, But it didn't...
    ... think i would go crazy. I agree with disolving xanax under the tongue even though it can be pretty nasty...
    ... psych should have advised her to dissolve about 2 mg xanax under the tongue, IMO as it works lots quicker that ... but often a too small dose is advised I take .5mg Xanax four times a day with great success. Yesterday, though ... I called my Psych and he said to take an extra 1mg Xanax . I couldn't breathe, my arms and legs were numb, I ... your meds won't kick in? I am VERY comfortable with Xanax , and it has helped me tremendously, But it didn't ... Please help. Thanks, Julie Dear hry33, I take 4mg xanax 4 times a day, 1200mg neurontin, 20mg Celexa and of ... feel asleep while laying there. I don't take anymore xanax as I used to when I freaked out before. I just let...

  69. finally know what this is
    ... thing, NOT funny I now know. Man!! I was taking Xanax for awhile, but now use relaxation methods just for ... with her. ANyhoo....I do not have to take the Xanax anymore. (well occasionally when I go several nights...
    ... thing, NOT funny I now know. Man!! I was taking Xanax for awhile, but now use relaxation methods just for ... with her. ANyhoo....I do not have to take the Xanax anymore. (well occasionally when I go several nights...

  70. pANIC- xANAX DOSAGE WAY TO hIGH-WANT TO LOWER?
    ... I took Xanax for seven years...1/4 MG. twice a day...but that's ... what I understand your Doctor doesn't know how much Xanax you take...is that right? He thinks you're still...
    ... Duragesic patch, roxicodone, Muscle relaxer and .5 Xanax 1-2 two times a day. That dosage was not helping...
    ... its rumoured that theres lots of fake xanax about that has no effect at all, many take about 6mg ... get used to it and need more I suggest you take xanax only as needed and not 4 times every day and cut back ... that way, many have a psychological addiction to xanax , they only think they are addicted...
    ... I have been on Xanax for approx 8 years now. I started on a dosage of ... a day, then 4 times a day. I then started ordering Xanax online because My Doctor would not up my dose and...
    ... I know people who have been on xanax for years & they just have to keep increasing the ... going to have to come clean with the doctor, as lower Xanax may not help you at all....
    ... [QUOTE=lori j]I know people who have been on xanax for years & they just have to keep increasing the ... going to have to come clean with the doctor, as lower Xanax may not help you at all. Dear lori j, I see you ... are on overtime again tonight also. I agree that xanax is not the answer for this person, it is a pain management ... do disagree with one thing though. As a long time xanax user, I do not think that the you build a tolerance ... to the medication and have to raise the dosage. Xanax does not cure panic attack it only creates a means...
    ... who only weighs about 85 lbs. wet & she was up to 8 xanax a day. Now, I weigh about 105 and a half xanax at ... 5 mins. She didn't seem to be affected by all the xanax she was taking. I do not know if she just thought ... also know a man who was way up there on his dosage of xanax too. So, from my own personal experience, I only...
    ... anyway. I think it depends on the person. I took Xanax everyday for seven years, I only took 1/2MG...1/4MG ... People talk up these up and downs they feel with Xanax , I never felt those. I took it and within 15 minutes ... every one of them I talked to only wanted to up my Xanax and add two or three other medications, something ... didn't need. If I was doing well on a low dose of Xanax why on earth would I want to take more or add other...
    ... who only weighs about 85 lbs. wet & she was up to 8 xanax a day. Now, I weigh about 105 and a half xanax at ... 5 mins. She didn't seem to be affected by all the xanax she was taking. I do not know if she just thought ... also know a man who was way up there on his dosage of xanax too. So, from my own personal experience, I only ... When I was 47 I did a treadmill test while on steady xanax . I went the full 8 levels of the test for 24 minutes...
    ... anyway. I think it depends on the person. I took Xanax everyday for seven years, I only took 1/2MG...1/4MG ... People talk up these up and downs they feel with Xanax , I never felt those. I took it and within 15 minutes ... every one of them I talked to only wanted to up my Xanax and add two or three other medications, something ... didn't need. If I was doing well on a low dose of Xanax why on earth would I want to take more or add other ... want your opinion. You of course are a smart user of xanax that understands that more means less. lori j is a ... smart xanax user by being able to not use it. Your Doctor seems...
    ... on this post...........I am currently taking 3mg of Xanax a day...........in order to get through Paxil/Celexa...
    ... on this post...........I am currently taking 3mg of Xanax a day...........in order to get through Paxil/Celexa ... you are not at all ready to start eliminating the xanax . These posts above are about abusers. You are always...

  71. Regarding Zoloft and other SSRIs
    ... nervous...........but handled it.............took my Xanax this am and again around 2pm..........so that helped...
    ... needs more time to work so I will continue with the Xanax three times a day for a while and see how that goes...
    ... the withdrawal........and to take the extra 1mg of Xanax ..........she gave me the okay to take four a day. ... Or do I have to just tough this out? If I take the Xanax four times a day how do you suggest I spread that ... I know your not the doc, but you know a lot about Xanax with your experience and I would like this agitation...
    ... the withdrawal........and to take the extra 1mg of Xanax ..........she gave me the okay to take four a day. ... Or do I have to just tough this out? If I take the Xanax four times a day how do you suggest I spread that ... I know your not the doc, but you know a lot about Xanax with your experience and I would like this agitation ... adjust to temporary side effects also. If you take the xanax 1mg four times a day. 7:30am, 12:30pm, 5:30pm and...
    ... adjust to temporary side effects also. If you take the xanax 1mg four times a day. 7:30am, 12:30pm, 5:30pm and ... withdrawal or start up ses........... As for the Xanax , I think I will still stick with thel 3mgs a day. ... half doses......... For example, this am I took my Xanax at around 8:50am and I just to another lmg just now ... at 1:50pm........... I'm not real up on the Xanax thing..........but know that it has helpd me through ... said "Watch out, we don't want to be weaning you off Xanax " But I figure if it helps me through this then so ... common and should it subside over time?? Does the Xanax really help that? Because after I take the Xanax...
    ... withdrawal or start up ses........... As for the Xanax , I think I will still stick with thel 3mgs a day. ... half doses......... For example, this am I took my Xanax at around 8:50am and I just to another lmg just now ... at 1:50pm........... I'm not real up on the Xanax thing..........but know that it has helpd me through ... said "Watch out, we don't want to be weaning you off Xanax " But I figure if it helps me through this then so ... common and should it subside over time?? Does the Xanax really help that? Because after I take the Xanax...
    ... all morning.......decided to only take .25 of the Xanax for my afternoon dose, and this agitation/anxiety ... I have to stick with the plan and keep taking this Xanax as scheduled..........and tomorrow I am going to bump ... good..........who knows how I'd feel with out the Xanax and the Zoloft on board to help me through the withdrawal...
    ... I saw the doc today...........she increased my Xanax to 4 times a day if I want to............and she also...
    ... the Klonopin........the doctor preferred to give me Xanax .........she says they work very simiiar and this is ... by 5:30pm when it was time to take my next 1mg of Xanax I felt very drugged and tired........so I only took...
    ... the Klonopin........the doctor preferred to give me Xanax .........she says they work very simiiar and this is ... by 5:30pm when it was time to take my next 1mg of Xanax I felt very drugged and tired........so I only took...
    ... the plan we we're on..........she did increase the Xanax to four a day for the next two weeks and of course...
    ... the plan we we're on..........she did increase the Xanax to four a day for the next two weeks and of course...
    ... ......which is probably just a side effect of the Xanax combined with increasing the Zoloft..........I just...
    ... my body would let go of it..............and I know Xanax can do the same........but hopefully I can taper it...
    ... my body would let go of it..............and I know Xanax can do the same........but hopefully I can taper it...

  72. Messages/taking on symptoms-Diseases
    ... m not manic, slept like a rock last night, after a Xanax and probably pure exhaustion..........but it popped...

  73. Driving myself up a wall
    ... that will give you a light dosage of a benzo, such as xanax or Klonopin to ease the side effects of going onto...
    ... on something else, even a benzo, like Klonopin or xanax , which you do not have to take daily, but as needed...

  74. going to start Buspar on Lorazepam when needed for now
    ... of Lorazepan is approximately 0.5mg equivilant of xanax . Your current dosage is not enough to do anything ... you need Klonopin which is 0.5mg equal to 0.5mg of xanax . Only the effects stay with you for the full 24 hour...

  75. Now ive a funeral to go to
    ... idea for time being.Ring up your Doctor and ask for Xanax ....
    ... a large dose of xanax or any other valium type med will get you thru it...