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  1. Diltaiazam and xanax
    ... I tend to disagree. I take both diltizem and xanax and don't have issues. But I only take the xanax...

  2. Help, Heart's Slowly Dying
    ... being, fish oil (omega 3's). And as a last resort, Xanax for you to calm down from a doctor, for anxiety. ...

  3. Weird, Calf pain & jittery when taking chelated magnesium
    ... They told me it was all 'anxiety' too and put me on xanax (did not work) then adivan (did not work) and then...

  4. I really need help/advice please!!
    ... up to 180 ( i checked my pulse ) I took a 1/2 mg of xanax and tried to relax it took 4 hours to calm down back...

  5. question for people with fast heart rates
    ... ChantalThey gave me diltiazem 120 per day and xanax however i dont have high blood preasure so im chicken...

  6. Upper back pain...a symptom for husband with heart disease?
    ... you all the best with your husband and believe me, xanax has helped me deal with all the anxiety. I hope this...

  7. PVC BURSTS ( 30 sec + ) Help!
    ... drugs other than prescription protonix ( 40mg ) and xanax (.25g) He is a light smoker....
    ... drugs other than prescription protonix ( 40mg ) and xanax (.25g) He is a light smoker....
    ... drugs other than prescription protonix ( 40mg ) and xanax (.25g) He is a light smoker....

  8. Scared and frustrated.
    ... couldn't breathe. They gave me 10, .25 mg tablets of Xanax which helped a little with the anxiety, but obviously...

  9. chestpain, shortness of breath, claudication in legs
    ... year has been bad. they are not anxiety attacks, xanax does not help at all for it. pain medicine helps...

  10. metropolol and one way to rule out heart stuff
    ... hello i have taken diazepam or xanax which is like a med you take and i think it is causing...

  11. What now?
    ... I am of course scared, am continuing to take my xanax which helps calm me. Any advice or words of wisdom...

  12. A Heart Connection
    ... except occassional increase in heart rate. Taking Xanax for anxiety. Probably will have to take a b/p med...

  13. anxiety
    ... an ekg done and told it was ok. Put on Zoloft and Xanax . Could not tolerate the Zoloft. When I take the ... xanax I am fine. Last night, I propped up in bed on pillows ... and made it all night without the xanax . Tried lying on left side and sure enough heart started...

  14. 31yr old male, just had atrial fibrillation - unsure about anxiety
    ... thinking about it. One of the ER doctors gave me some xanax , which worked but I stopped taking it as I don't want...
    ... you've got to work through it. Perhaps taking the xanax in the short term, in conjunction with a bit of 'self...

  15. Symptoms and Medication: Advice Requested
    ... sinus rhythm. She discussed a slight increase in my xanax . And a Beta blocker. I went on the Beta BLocker ... that I have had lasted not long at all. I take 1mg of xanax a day as needed and 12.5 mg of Metoprolol (breaking...

  16. New to forum, heart attack Christmas Day
    ... on it quite a bit yesterday. Doc told me to take a xanax if I was having problems so I did and as soon as it...

  17. PVCs
    ... drink lots of cold water during the day. I also have Xanax for "emergencies". In a year I've only taken 5 or ... don't like taking meds if I don't really need to. Xanax has been a lifesaver though, I'm not anxious with...

  18. Felt like a sledge hammer hit me!
    ... I had mild anxiety/panic attacks too and was given Xanax to take when needed. Then about 4 years ago they...
    ... I had mild anxiety/panic attacks too and was given Xanax to take when needed. Then about 4 years ago they...

  19. elephant on chest
    ... worse if i am stressed. the gp told me to take soome xanax . i am however a person who thrives on stress and...

  20. Pounding Heart
    ... a heart cath. nothing found. so the dr. put me on xanax .50 which i take break into 1/2 in the p.m. & 1/2 ... the time. i don't know what i would do without the xanax . it has saved my sanity. but i am always afraid that...
    ... felt like my whole body was quivering inside. the xanax has got it down to weak heart pounding in the early...
    ... felt like my whole body was quivering inside. the xanax has got it down to weak heart pounding in the early...

  21. Fed up with SVTs
    ... probably have to put me out since I am already on xanax daily because I am so freaked out over SVTs. Just...

  22. So Scared, Please Help!
    ... personally and professionally. I recently began taking Xanax to help me sleep, but once it wears off I generally...

  23. Darn SVT came back yesterday....ugh!
    ... heartrate over 200. So I sat down, took my atenolol and a xanax and proceeded to try and stop them with deep breaths...

  24. Not sure if this is normal...hx of tachycardia...
    ... concerns about my heart. I was always sent home with a xanax and advise to see a psychologist. Which I did for...

  25. PVC's, PAC's and Chest Pain Getting the Best of Me, mentally
    ... want to talk to your dr. about taking a small dose of xanax or klonopin (although they don't like to prescribe...
    ... want to talk to your dr. about taking a small dose of xanax or klonopin (although they don't like to prescribe ... sure to bring this article with me. I was given Xanax when these things first started - and yep, I became...
    ... have spoken to my primary care doctor and am taking Xanax , at one point I was prescribed 5 a day (too excessive...

  26. Pain With Exercise and High Heart Rate w/ Alcohol
    ... construction where I would get plenty of exercise. I took a xanax when I was stressed which they gave to me and the ... breath, pain behind my eyes etc. Again when I take a xanax everything seems to go back to normal so I figure ... alcohol adds to anxiety which is why when I take a xanax it is a major relief of the symptons? Thanks for...

  27. Want Other Opinions
    ... taken and ekgs and everything was fine..i was given xanax by my dr to combat the anxiety i was just on one at ... in my legs and arms so i thought it was due to the xanax so i just stopped it i was on it for about 10 days...

  28. ok I still need help with my chest pains.. PLEASE!
    ... chest and all the above symptoms start. I am taking xanax and thank God for that little pill. I can function...

  29. PVCs with a vengeance
    ... Things settled down a bit, but even after taking a xanax and hitting the treadmill at the gym, they were still...

  30. Can anyone help with my symptoms?
    ... dizziness all day... but lightheaded for yrs. I take Xanax when needed... Just a thought. Take care.....

  31. what do you people do when you have fast rates and breathing
    ... the next step which is an axiety attack. I am on Xanax for anxiety and when I feel it necessary I do the...

  32. What would YOU do now?
    ... concerned. I'm not anxious about it to the point of Xanax , so don't ask! :) That's not it. You input is extremely...

  33. Possible Heart Issue?
    ... monitor. They are treating me for anxiety with Xanax as needed for attacks, but I am beginning to think...
    ... enough. If you don't feel anxious, don't take the Xanax ....

  34. Time duration of palpitations
    ... After about an hour if I can't stop them with a BB or xanax and I get dizzy, I will call 911 or have someone take...
    ... After about an hour if I can't stop them with a BB or xanax and I get dizzy, I will call 911 or have someone take...

  35. re metapropol roller coaster
    ... it straight if i take the pill im too tired with xanax which i have been on for 10 yrs if i dont i have withdrawls...
    ... With 200 mg. metoprolol for 7 years and 10 mg. Xanax for 10 years, I'm amazed you can MOVE. If you wean ... Ripley's. You are probably seriously addicted to the Xanax . Start small; ask your doctor if he will countenance ... a drop to 100 mg. metoprolol and 5 mg. Xanax for several months and see where you stand. How...
    ... did not take the metaproplol for 12 days but took xanax and b/p was ok and hr was between 70 80 with only ... addiction I have tried to come off all together with no xanax that is the most weirdest feeling it is absoutley ... honestly have NEVER mistook my meds but 4 1 mg a day of xanax for 10 yrs has me addicted I thought if I took a half...
    ... really think you are going to need to wean from the Xanax ...first things first. You may not be able to do it ... HUGE! D you think you can get away with only 2 big Xanax a day for a month or two...that would be a start. ... ..remember that low dose Xanax are .25 mg? If you can stop or drastically lower ... the Xanax , then maybe you can work on the metoproprolol. MAybe ... with 50mg. x 2 of metoprolol, while you lower the Xanax . With BOTH these drugs, if you hope to lower the...

  36. Strange - Now low heart rate - Worried
    ... I go through this also. I take atenolol and xanax . My normal bp is 110/65 with pulse in the 60's but...
    ... agree with nuttygirl and I also take atenolol and xanax at night. I have seen my heartrate in the low 50s ... felt fainty and dizzy, but its when I am bed and the xanax makes me not care. I would mention to your doc also...
    ... feel yucky. I take 25 mg toprol xl. I only take the xanax as needed.. which I dont do often at all anymore since...

  37. When should I be worried???
    ... like crazy, I'm aware of it all the time. I do take xanax for my anxiety so when I have the chest pain I think...

  38. Please help with svt
    ... keep them on the phone until it passes. I also carry xanax to help calm me down until they pass. Also, 250mg...

  39. Strange heart fluttering
    ... anxiety. I'm just, i dunno what to do anymore. I take xanax as needed but they have become uneffective. I'm also...

  40. Irregular Heartbeat
    ... you could never imagine & scare the hell out of you. xanax usually helps me, alot. Hang in ther & if your REALLY...

  41. question for people with svt.
    ... caused by anxiety and stress because one atenolol and xanax later and it stops within 15 minutes. I have had...

  42. Heart palps, shortness of breath, Anxiety and GERD
    ... from March 26 or so til now. My doc said take a Xanax (my old friend from age 17-21). Took half a .25 yesterday...

  43. pvc troubles
    ... I had a few more and freaked out more. I popped a Xanax and went to bed. I didn't get a pvc for a few weeks...

  44. New and So SCARED!!
    ... morning. Also, I see a therapist and have some Xanax on me at all times in case of panic. The xanax seems...

  45. Something's not right - help!!
    ... to the point of having a panic attack so I took my xanax which I have for panic even though it wasn't time ... dismissed as 'anxiety girl' and tired of it! I am on xanax so my anxiety is under control. **Also, my stomach...
    ... Nuttygirl, Besides taking xanax for your anxiety, have you been seeing a therapist...
    ... thinking I'm going to die. Plus, I'm too scared that my Xanax will cause an arrythmia so I don't take it at times...

  46. Beta blocker help requested!
    ... this happend again on the 26th at which point my xanax dose was put to 3 mg a day.. ( I am seeing a very ... dosage aswell) .. and the blood pressure with the added xanax and such ( I can take up to 4mg a day but I rarely ... in the morning with breakfast 1 hour after I take xanax .. I would really appreicate any help sorry for the...
    ... not a psychiatirsis but I reallly think that mixing Xanax and Lexapro is a bad idea. Are your psychiatric problems...
    ... combination and has changed my life drastically. 4mgs of xanax would have me in a zombie state even without the metoprlol...

  47. racing pulse and palpitations
    ... minutes, the other one required a dosage of Atenolol and xanax . Having to urinate and BM after an "episode" is common...
    ... my blood pressure was fine. I took a Atenolol and xanax , and "bared down" while I held my breath, and it was...

  48. tachardia
    ... sweating, just very warm.) I get relief from 2.5 mg of xanax or a little piece of valium. When this first started...

  49. Scared and confused
    ... since then. I have been seeing a therapist and take xanax when something feels wierd with my body. I feel tons...

  50. Rope jumping with SVT?
    ... not then I take a 25mg of Atenolol and a .25mg of xanax and my bpm usually come down in 20 minutes. I didn...
    ... its hard to do, but you have to try. I also have Xanax on hand and do see a therapist to try and help with ... hpb. The combination of the beta blocker and the xanax stop the SVTs. If you are truely worried and you...
    ... That's why I carry beta blockers and xanax :)...

  51. I'm getting really scared...
    ... started slowing down so I stopped it. And I have Xanax - but right now I'm scared to take it because it might...
    ... feel like my own prisoner. I guess I will take a xanax and hope for the best :) hopefully I am not to drunk...

  52. Abnormal EKG help please :o)
    ... Chest Xray done at same time came back OK. Can Xanax cause irregular heartrate? Odds of dropping dead...
    ... Chest Xray done at same time came back OK. Can Xanax cause irregular heartrate? Odds of dropping dead ... further tests for verification. Yes, medication ( Xanax ) can cause arrhythmia....

  53. Please advise...
    ... your doctor for some diazepam (Valium) or alprasolam ( Xanax ) for occasional use before bedtime....

  54. Extreme exhaustion afetr 3 min on excerise bike..palpitations,.
    ... from the doctor, seeing a therapist and getting some xanax , I am doing great now. Use the treadmill every other...

  55. seeking advice
    ... that could possibly help? I am also on the occasional xanax for anxiety....

  56. Dr. Ignored my pain during Stress Echo
    ... easier said than done...but you will be ok. A lil xanax never hurts either lol.;) keep us posted..we all...

  57. irregular heart beats
    ... mine it stared from smoking a joint,im 33 now take xanax as well it does help some,no need to worry these are...

  58. is anyone there please help
    ... of rapid and skipped beats. I also take a half of a Xanax (its' a 5 mg. and I take half) and after about 10...

  59. Scared!!
    ... gut and many prayers. And try to calm down...a lil xanax never hurts lol....

  60. Lennin..kenkeith,timber...to All
    ... DREADED CAPS.. sorry. Hey lennin.. Doc has increased my Xanax for the time being. It sin't valium. I never took ... that, but the Xanax is good for me because it's sublingual (sp) and I...

  61. Just need someone to talk to !
    ... good. Pleae ask for something like a little bit of Xanax , to help calm you. I am taking 0.5. They are peach ... addicted to stuff) that if you take something like Xanax and you really need it, it's ok..you're not taking...

  62. Got Bad News :(
    ... upset than me. Ihave no emotions right now. i took xanax after I talked tothe dr. and I feel numb. If you look...

  63. Got Bad News :(
    ... upset than me. Ihave no emotions right now. i took xanax after I talked tothe dr. and I feel numb. If you look...

  64. I Had Accelerated Idio Ventricular Arrhythmia!!
    ... er or something. I know I'm rambling.. but I took 2 xanax .. total 1 mg. per dr. on call. I don't ever do that...
    ... years and it freaked me out big time also. Did the Xanax help slow your rate down? Are you on anything to ... prevent the episodes? The last one I had, I took a xanax and an atenolol and it was down in 40 minutes. Ask...

  65. Please help with V-TACH
    ... over 100 bpm. I'm very sick with worry, and took a Xanax a bit ago. Heck I'd eat dirt if it would help!! I...

  66. Just had a run of 5 or 6 PVC's
    ... my life so many times. I have to take Inderal and Xanax daily. I was diagnosed with Mitral Valve Prolapse...

  67. Magnesium..???
    ... they are very rare. I also have not had to take xanax in awhile either. I am up to walking 2+ miles every...

  68. Is this a "palpitation"?
    ... problem and seek repair...then take your meds (and a lil xanax now and then doesnt hurt lol) and dont worry. :) It...

  69. Frustation...2 visits to A&E
    ... would try some Magnesium suppliments and ask for some xanax because anxiety may be the cause. Read up some on ... min 4times a week, and are seeing a therapist. Xanax and atenolol work great when I have an episode, that...

  70. Low Resting HR with Morning Spikes????
    ... didnt think it was causeing my pvc's till i took a xanax and they stoped,but they come and go,i just got to...
    ... to pay attention to it, but it's hard. I do have xanax , but I try to take it only when I need it. So do...
    ... start to worry about just take a deep breath and a xanax (:...

  71. I Really Need Help Someone!! Please???
    ... understandibly so. Ask your doc for a small amount of xanax to take and see if that may help in calming you down...
    ... chad341..thank you both for the fast comments. i do have xanax to take..and it DOES help. sometimes this rythym isn...

  72. How soon would beta blocker help with PVC's, if it's going to help at all?
    ... everything. To complicate matters, I just weaned off Xanax (which I started, and became physically dependent ... effects of the Atenolol, and what are WD's from the Xanax , which can last for a long time!! I do think I...

  73. General Questions about Beta Blockers - interactions, dosing, etc.
    ... correcting. I am just finishing weaning off of Xanax (I am taking a CRUMB) of it each night... other...

  74. Fast heart rate, while on ToprolXL
    ... still be up even on the toprol XL. I am also using Xanax for anxiety but only when needed....

  75. Asprin question.
    ... hurt right? Im on benicar for BP with the occasional xanax for my heart flutter fear and just started taking...