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  1. Does Smoking help you Concentrate??
    ... drug of choice. whats yours? adderall? benadryl? xanax ? you are apposed to smoking a little bit of a plant...
    ... drug of choice. whats yours? adderall? benadryl? xanax ? you are apposed to smoking a little bit of a plant...
    ... a drug of choice. whats yours? adderall? benadryl? xanax ? you are apposed to smoking a little bit of a plant...

  2. Difficulties in Writing Papers
    ... I go ahead and try it? I'm on 300 mgs wellbutrin, xanax and a maintenance med for addiction. Oh, he also...

  3. Do Suffer from Add??
    ... Prozac. If you were taking a benzodiazipene (like Xanax or Klonopin), they'd be more likely to effect your...

  4. Accomidations in the workplace
    ... allowed to take medication and I am currently taking xanax .25mg, 40 mg of strattera, and 20 mg of lexapro. ...

  5. This is very scary, and very sad!
    ... believe it was Prozac he was taking. I took Prozac and Xanax for a while and I know what they did to me as an adult...
    ... believe it was Prozac he was taking. I took Prozac and Xanax for a while and I know what they did to me as an adult...

  6. add and abuse
    ... names. At one time it was wellbutrin, lithium, and xanax , now it's something else. I love my husband dearly...

Addiction & Recovery board

  1. Recovering Opiate Addict ~ 18 yrs old
    ... through my own struggles to stop using Oxycodone and Xanax , even those dearest to my heart had to be put on hold...

  2. methadone detox
    ... stuff all day.. do you guys think its bad to take xanax to help me sleep?? thanks for the help, and i'll keep...
    ... program that I requested from my Dr. she had me take xanax to help me sleep at night.. now I am not saying that...

  3. can someone please help me ,i need advice to ween off xanax and 2 others .
    ... drugstore and they told me never stop the darvocets , xanax or depakote cold turkey so i had to start back on ... then 1 pill everyother day then stop now as for xanax i have no idea how to do them the drugstore said those ... before tuesday thats when my last pill runs out of xanax . sometimes i get so mad at drs they dont seem...
    ... have severe panic disorder and that i really need the xanax but the darvocets im weening off them and im calling ... darvocets i do not need i just have to ween off i been on xanax since 2006 and i went a whole week without once and ... seizures have become less but honest i do need the xanax i had a dr who wrote down i need them and i have a ... to either they at the er said if i cant get anymore xanax call 911 asap because of my seizures vickie...

  4. Tired of pills
    ... and the after the ER visit they gave me only a few xanax (just enough to get me time to get an appt with my...

  5. Darvocet Addiction
    ... What!!?? I take Darvocet and Xanax and have been known to mix them both with alcohol ... years old and did not do any drugs whatsoever. I take Xanax for panic attacks - something I had from the ages...

  6. Hydrocodone / Oxycodone / Alcohol... Time to stop!! Need support
    ... As I worked my way off of Oxycodone and then from Xanax , I grew so much in myself. As the drugs lost their...

  7. aprozalam and vicodin withdrawls
    ... short break, I then began the taper from the benzo ( Xanax ). O also tapered over a long period of time... 10...

  8. headaches from tapering?
    ... but I did taper from first Oxycodone and then from Xanax . I can tell you that I had headaches throughout the...

  9. How I Beat A Horrible Oxycodone Addiction
    ... am also over a year now off the Oxycodone and the Xanax . Life is good free of the hold of the damn drugs,...

  10. Starting Sub with 2 week taper. Need advice/pep talk!
    ... will need some ambien for sleep and somethig like Xanax or even Soma during the day to take the edge off....

  11. Withdrawal from Ambien
    ... Hi! VALIUM!!I have been fighting with that one and Xanax and Ambien it seems my whole adult life. (I'll be...
    ... lives. What I take now that works GREAT is: 1/2mg of xanax and 2mg of Melatonin. But I feel there is an UPSPOKEN...
    ... you've now replaced one addictive med with another... xanax is one of the most addictive meds out there. So please...
    ... and now i am on 2 and am fine tapering off. Now xanax is one scary drug and so is ativan and i would not...
    ... xanax IS addicting but after over 20 years on it I think...

  12. Withdrawal from Benzo (Valium)
    ... Hi Looly I came off Xanax over the course of about 5 months or so. My starting ... opiates for some months and then began the taper from Xanax . I was tired of the whole thing and wanted it over...

  13. Looking for Help
    ... I have been here before, my xanax consumption has become the only thing I think about...
    ... We do not have to 'go away' to get off benzos like Xanax . What we need to do is understand is will be a long ... that wins this race. Unlike opiates, withdrawal from Xanax can only be slow and it can so be done. Each cut should ... when it is time. I do not know how often you take Xanax during the day. Come and share some more. We can ... get off Xanax , yes we can. There was no one in worse shape physically ... that no matter what the circumstances, getting off Xanax is truly a real doable thing. There is so much...

  14. Day three for me! Cold turkey.
    ... involved with this. :( Been taking .25 mg to .50 mg of xanax to put myself to sleep in the evening or to just calm...
    ... start so hang in there and please be careful with the xanax it's very addictive also. I am praying for you. LOL...
    ... can't tell if I'm really getting any energy back. Xanax is all gone, so I'll be going it naturally and hopefully...

  15. Just looking to say it "out loud"...
    ... we beagn a plan for me to taper off the opiates and Xanax . It was the beginning of the restoration of my life...

  16. Just started Suboxone 4 days ago don't want to get addicted
    ... methadone. That was just another addiction,along with the Xanax . I mean why not just go ahead and do your d-o-c (drug ... continue getting high by abusing and mixing it with xanax ? That's exactly what I was doing so I got worse instead...

  17. Addiction and Shame PLEASE HELP!!!!
    ... binges with Vicodin, Tylenol #3, Oxyconitn, Ultram, Xanax , just about anything I can get my hands on. I know...

  18. Buspar, anxiety, and recovery
    ... because it doesn't work like Valium, Klonopin, or Xanax . I looked up info on the Internet regarding things...

  19. addicted to vicoprofen, someone please help!!!!!
    ... knowing that I was "withdrawing" (Klonopin....similar to Xanax or Valium). I just thought I was feeling like shit...

  20. addicted to Percocet
    ... and sleeping at night any ideas. I take ambien and I xanax which has helped but I night I am soooo tired and...

  21. Need Advice on Valium -vs- Restoril
    ... does is so low I could go into a seizure. I was on Xanax about 3 years ago and stopped cold turkey and ended...

  22. I need help - been on Hydros over 10 years...
    ... potential. In my case, however, I had been taking Xanax on and off for years because of a SEVERE anxiety disorder ... (whole 'nother story). I did take the Xanax during the time of detox, but only a small amt. It...

  23. Day 2 of Detox
    ... increased heartbeat, so I took some Immodium AD & a 0.5 mg Xanax that my friend said would help ease the withdrawals ... . I'd never taken Xanax before, so I didn't know what to expect, but I won...

  24. Confused about withdrawl from Xanax
    ... Hi Cathy - I do know this, ONE .25mg Xanax is NOT a lot. It is the smallest dose, without cutting ... that they make. So many people with anxiety take 3 xanax a day, and usually at .5 mgs or more. How addictive...
    ... Hi cathy, I too take xanax , but mine is prescribed .5mg up to 3x daily as needed...
    ... [QUOTE=cathy1;3675939]I had been taking Xanax .25 at night for over a couple years for insomnia ... have withdrawl symptoms? .25mg is lowest dosage of Xanax . Since you're taking it 1x day, as I did, there should...

  25. Lillie here looking for someone who understands
    ... was taking 12 tabs of Oxycodone as well as 5 tabs of Xanax .5 at my peak. I tapered off the oxycodone and then ... the Xanax . I was scared to death in the beginning. Today I...

  26. xanax seizures
    ... terrifying and I am sorry you have suffered them. Xanax seizures from withdrawal is usually because too big...
    ... large a dose). I am having these seizures because my xanax has been coming up missing as of late. i cannot accuse ... them, and it is a very close family member. I have my xanax taken every month, but they dont touch my pain meds ... medication? He knows that I am extremely dependant on Xanax , and he will work with me. I am a chronic pain patient ... in half in the last year, but I cant do without my xanax , and he knows this. I didnt think I was on ... seem to work as well. When I was placed on Xanax 20 years ago, I thought it was a miracle, and I still ... epileptic seizures. Although they do not work as well as Xanax , Valium, or something else, will keep me from having...
    ... rob i too take 3 -1 mgs a day of xanax for 3 yrs i have never ran out but my niece stoled ... the 20 she took i cant take nothing else either just xanax like you ever so often i might take a extra half or ... but not that often i have had seizures before the xanax so mines not from the xanax cause im not w/d's ing ... thing that calms me down i tried all the benzos and xanax is the best for me i also take depakote for my seizures ... seizures and i even have them in my sleep i been on the xanax since jan 06 and just found out dec 07 i had seizures ... sleeping alot too so not sure if yours is from the xanax or if you really have seizures they can happen at ... depakote wouldnt have worked .so did you ever run out of xanax or are you still on them ? or if you are taking less ... a neuro dr to be sure i ask my neuro dr about the xanax and he said the only way you get seizures is if you...
    ... and steal scripts elsewhere. I would also put the Xanax in a different bottle... like maybe an aspirin bottle ... As far as withdrawal symptoms when you run short of Xanax ... a full mg of Xanax is a significant dose. When ... tapering from benzos like Xanax , the rule of thumb is a 5%-10% per cut maximum and ... the opiate Oxycodone from 12 to eight tabs and the Xanax ( and I was on . 5) from 5 tabs to 3 tabs per day...

  27. Vicodin Addiction...Please Help
    ... first off the opiate Oxycodone and then from the benzo Xanax . Opiates can be tapered from more quickly, but truthfully ... first cut was from 12 tabs to 8 a day. He also cut my Xanax at the sme time and it was disastrous! Too big in...

  28. NEW HERE...ABOUT TO START PERCOCET W/D 24 yrs old...help
    ... maintainace. he also prescribes me 150 1 mgs blue football xanax a month ( I dont abuse those like i do the pain meds...

  29. suboxone and methadone-- I want off--- is it possible ever--- really?
    ... what I read. I also have been taking 6 mg/day of xanax (1 2mg tab 3x/day) to help cope with withdrawal (I...

  30. How long do xanex stay in your system?
    ... your system... I'm not sure how it would work with xanax (I take that too by the way for anxiety). I'm not...
    ... only. But Dr. shopping is illegal. I don't thing xanax stays in you system as long as 50 days. My educated ... for awhile you have to taper off because benzos like xanax can be dangerous to go cold turkey from. Good luck...
    ... Xanax Is Out Of Your System In 36 Hours It's Half Life...
    ... You won't have anything to worry about...The Xanax will be long gone. You just got caught by poor timing...
    ... Even with the most sophsticated tests, the xanax will be out of your system in 3 days max. Please try ... to stay away from xanax if possible. They are more addicting than almost any ... benzo addict in the blink of an eye. The half life of Xanax is 4-6 hours, compared to the half-life of Valium...
    ... i honestly dont know what the fuss is with xanax . I hated the feeling i had when i took mine. I was...
    ... if you ask anyone on this board you will find that Xanax is one of the hardest drugs to stop. ...............

  31. New here
    ... Minnie, I tapered off oxycodone and then from Xanax , It took me about a year and I am a bit over a year...

  32. Where are Adventurer and Waitingtolive. Mecan's still here
    ... symptoms and I've been miserably depressed. I have xanax which I took twice for the anxiety and I took soma...

  33. new here need to talk to those like me
    ... 2 more, then had to go get grocery's so I dowend 1 xanax (blue footballs) on my home from the store I got a...
    ... pain mgmt doctor. I also developed a dependence on xanax and my psychologist switched me to valium and i have...

  34. Drug Addiction - Ativan
    ... I am using the Ashton taper with xanax in which you switch to the longer acting valium and...

  35. Half Life??????
    ... of a drug means how long it stays in your system. xanax has a short half life and withdrawals start within...

  36. Withdrawals w/slow taper - when???
    ... anyone can answer this I'd really like to know...I have Xanax and I read about people taking Xanax to help through...

  37. Help-Withdrawal from Lortab!!!!!!
    ... 5 mg tablet in over 48 hours. I have been taking Xanax periodically during the day, but I basically don't ... I feel pretty good right now, but I have taken 2 xanax today. I guess I am just trying to get some input...

  38. Here's my plan!
    ... benzodiazepine such as Klonopin, Librium, Ativan or Xanax ). Of these, Valium and Klonopin are best suited for ... capsules, making it hard to taper the dose. Ativan or Xanax should only be used if you can't get one of the others...
    ... It has helped me so much I no longer need to take xanax at all for my panic attacks As far as sleep.. in...

  39. Is it too late?
    ... total B**** tonight and we won't have fun. I do have Xanax , which is prescribed to me for anxiety but I haven...
    ... still be fun. Please be very careful using the Xanax ... it is a potent drug even in very small doses and ... finished the Oxycodone taper and began to taper from Xanax , it was extraordinarily tough to do it. Benzos like ... Xanax are in a class of their own when it comes to getting...
    ... last and then I'm disappointed in myself. The Xanax really doesn't do anything for me when I do take it ... longer suffer from panic attacks. I do take one .5 mg xanax at night, almost every night before going to sleep ... d. I'm not worried about becoming addicted to the xanax at all. A~...

  40. This is way harder then i thought !!!
    ... the many reasons she was able to get off oxys and Xanax . (sorry, reachout, not really trying to put words...

  41. Self Detox From Hydrocodone And Xanax
    ... Ativan just as the others. I know I'm addicted to Xanax and have been advised not to even try to come off ... professional help. I used to take Ativan before the Xanax . I had to take Hydrocodone for awhile due to broken...
    ... tapering using the ashton taper. I was taking 5 mg. xanax every 4 to 5 hours and got on 80 mg of valium and...

  42. About to start taper process & terrified!
    ... different meds... the opiate Oxycodone and the benzo Xanax . It was a huge mistake to begin tapers from both ... take a short break and then begin the taper from Xanax . A major disadvantage for me was that before I started ... Oxycodone and the rest of the time to come off the Xanax . The Xanax was much harder and must be a long, slow...

  43. Have you quit Xanax? Help!!
    ... Hi Hollywood I also tapered off Xanax . It is difficult, isn't it??? Sad smiles. The rise...
    ... doses? I don't understand that at all. Medication like xanax is never prescribed as "Take 1/8 tablet a day," or...

  44. addicted to Percocet Somebody please help me.
    ... fears well because I was addicted to opiates and to Xanax . Those fears grow and grow until they become like ... year of tapering, first from Ocycodone and then from Xanax . Yes, it was difficult, really hard, at times. However...
    ... the rest of my sick addictions...percocets...wine... xanax and anything else I can do. I sit here thinking about...

  45. New here....HAVING VALIUM WITHDRAWLS...HELP!
    ... Hello It is nice to meet you. I tapered off Xanax , a short acting benzo and I can sympathize with the ... are going to be felt. I strated my own taper on .5 xanax tablets 3 times a day. Firts, I cut a 1/4 tab from...

  46. oxy w/d
    ... lot of people suggest benzos (valium...ativan .... xanax ...etc.) but i think they make the W/D's worse!! I...
    ... kick up and it drives me nuts. I have been given Xanax for a panic disorder. I don't like the fact that...

  47. Ive been on and off suboxone for a year now
    ... through my own taperings (from Oxycodone and then Xanax ), I discovered so many tolls from doctors, counselors...

  48. side effects
    ... a lot more problems than pain..and was also using Xanax for non-prescibed reasons. I was hiding out from ... did long, slow tapers off first Oxycodone and then Xanax . In the first months of the tapers, I felt a second...

  49. Off of oxy and heroin for almost 5 years now.....however I am still taking Suboxone
    ... have is that my hands shake uncontrollably. I have xanax to remedy this, but isn't that just putting another...
    ... have is that my hands shake uncontrollably. I have xanax to remedy this, but isn't that just putting another ... recommends at this point. Have you been prescribed xanax ; if not I would discard the medication ASAP and consult...
    ... dope, ya know? What a blessing !!! As far as the xanax , i would talk to my doc and see if there was anything ... for a long time? all i know is that if i were on xanax i wouldnt feel as if i had a clear head. but thats...

  50. HELP! An ER doc said he's reporting me
    ... my records that I was withdrawing from opiates and Xanax . I wanted the safety nets in place for me in case...

  51. Can anyone Help Me?
    ... now I am up to 10-15 vicodin es a day. I also take xanax but only as directed. My problem is obviously I'm ... Is weaning better? someone also told me that the xanax I take would help a lot. My last part o the probem...
    ... quitting. I dont know from firsthand experience on the Xanax , but have heard many horror stories on detoxing from ... them. I say be very wary of the Xanax . Now, this is all fine and good, but I hear a cry...

  52. I have been taking Alot of Acetaminophen w/ Codine
    ... life ultimately. I came off Oxycodone and then Xanax and I will share what worked for me. First off, I...

  53. For anybody who has been addicted to pain killers?
    ... Hi I came off Oxycodone and then Xanax , both by tapering. I never did crave the drugs as...

  54. Day 4 are you out there reach-need help
    ... flexeral(sp?)600 mg ibuprophin,b6,b12,magneisum(sp?) xanax and sam-e.I have to take the flexeral before bed so ... normal sleep,vivid dreams and uncomfortable.I took the xanax for the first time ever one day one at night to help ... pm.Whice is better for me the flexeral,ibuprophin, xanax or unisom for sleep?Please help!...
    ... RECOVERY?? the pot and alcohol isn't a real great idea! xanax is also extremely addictive and very hard to detox...
    ... I have never taken xanax until now.On my first through 3rd night I only took...
    ... Kelli, I would advise to use utmost caution with the Xanax because of its quick addicting potential. She is...
    ... [QUOTE=daiseyjane36;3591362]I have never taken xanax until now.On my first through 3rd night I only took ... long.Riding out of day 4! that's great about the xanax --just a few won't hurt during the acute withdrawl...
    ... ...... I would like to add that you TAKE AWAY the XANAX . WEED and ALCOHOL. Starting to use a extremely addictive...
    ... ...... I would like to add that you TAKE AWAY the XANAX . WEED and ALCOHOL. Starting to use a extremely addictive...
    ... better. I was worred that very few posted about your xanax , alcohol and weed usage. Only one other than myself...

  55. Heavy Tramadol User Kicking Habbit
    ... Oxycodone. When I was done, I moved into a taper from Xanax . What I learned for me in both tapers is that as...
    ... Oxycodone. When I was done, I moved into a taper from Xanax . What I learned for me in both tapers is that as...

  56. Antidepressant vs. Suboxone
    ... them. But as to the antidepressant--I personally take Xanax 1mg at night. It does not interfere with the subs ... me feel normal. You may need 2 to 4mg more. The 1mg Xanax is not an antidepressant but similar. I've never been...

  57. Xanax - how long to become habit-forming
    ... sleep. Anyway, I will ask her about that so that the Xanax is no longer my only option staring at me at in the...
    ... in my office has recently returned from rehab for xanax addiction, started off as a small dose and he took...

  58. 3 days off Oxycontin, How much longer??
    ... 4 months I was taking them. I only took .5mg of Xanax on that 2nd night and have gritted it out the rest...

  59. getting off 4 ,1 mgs xanax a day and 2 darvacets a day ,
    ... if you were having seizures before being put on the Xanax , you really want to think hard before deciding to...
    ... one my head kills me ,and its not me wanting off the xanax its the dumb dr i see and yes he knows i have a panic ... internal dr but cant get in till aug and trust me the xanax helps calm me down and im only taking a extra half ... one and yes my seizures started long before i was on xanax and also the panic but he tells me people dont need...

  60. need help here PLEASE
    ... just horrible, but will not kill us. ( Benzos like Xanax are another story in withdrawal). By tomorrow or the...

  61. Addicted to Xanax
    ... Moonlight Friend, I AM another person who was on Xanax for a very long time.... about 12 years total. So ... was all over. I was on both opiate p[ainkillers and Xanax . I tapered first from the opiates and when that was ... over, I began the taper from Xanax . At my peak, I was taking up to five .5 Xanax a day ... you to start is that coming off a strong benzo like Xanax needs to be done sooooooo slowly. Much more so than ... My friend, it is not a walk in the park to come off Xanax , but truly it can be done. My life is more balanced...
    ... Hi, Can I ask why you were on Xanax . I've been on it for 16 years right after my son died...
    ... hi im glad i came accross this post i to take 4 mgs xanax the reason i was put on mine was i had a ovary removed ... within 2 weeks i went nuts so the dr put me on 3 -1 mgs xanax a day it did help calm me down cause i was a total ... and if i have seizures which i do often and i take a xanax it helps calm me down alot so im a bit scared about ... any advice.and i had the seizures before i took the xanax but didnt know it was seizures till this past dec...
    ... After you have been on this a few weeks, change from Xanax to Valium. 0.5mg of Xanax is = to 5mg Valium, so...
    ... After you have been on this a few weeks, change from Xanax to Valium. 0.5mg of Xanax is = to 5mg Valium, so...

  62. Re: Panic Attacks 10 Days After Quitting Marijuana PLEASE READ.
    ... off and life is feeling better, i still have to have xanax and my other meds but i'm losing the freshmen 15 fast...

  63. am I an addict?
    ... sometimes take meds from my parents (tramadol and xanax ). I don't necessarily WANT to do this...I do but I...
    ... sometimes take meds from my parents (tramadol and xanax ). I don't necessarily WANT to do this...I do but I...

  64. xanax withdrawal
    ... turkey...that can be very dangerous. why were you on xanax ?...
    ... i was put on xanax when my husband was killed to calm me down i did not...

  65. Need advice please
    ... uggestions. I tapered from Oxycodone first and then from Xanax . I did long, slow tapers. truthfully, withdrawal...

  66. Suboxone..how much and what to expect please!!
    ... somas, klonopin (I can't remember the dosage), and xanax (about 4 mgs.). Sometimes I would also add a few...

  67. 7 Year ketamine addiction
    ... support as I tapered from Oxycodone and then from Xanax . It was a huge part of my being able to get through...

  68. Percocet Taper - Day 22
    ... tapers ( I tapered from Oxycodone first and then from Xanax ) and it hit me that I had not dreamed for so very...

  69. Need help..like a fork stuck in my eye might help!
    ... doses of immodium, I have taken a total of about 1 mg xanax in divided doses. I know I have to feel this, and...