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  1. Tapering Off Xanax Safely
    ... You need to let your doctor know what's going on. Xanax withdrawal is very dangerous. Since you already have...
    ... You need to let your doctor know what's going on. Xanax withdrawal is very dangerous. Since you already have...
    ... physically dependent on a "relatively" small amount of Xanax - for me it was 2.75 mg and I couldn't get it down ... weeks to withdraw completely - and they stopped my Xanax cold the first day. During this 6 weeks, I never ... whatever. I don't see why anyone on such a low level of xanax would want to go through the sheer hell of a taper ... working, and then go try the taper instead. Since xanax withdrawl can cause seizures, the depakote actually...
    ... I was on 0.5 mg xanax 3 times a day and 2.0 at night. I am on the Ashton ... your body longer so there isn't that w/d like with xanax ...
    ... valium. i have been on different benzos (klonopin, xanax , ativan) for 7 years and became horribly dependent ... , tolerant and addicted. xanax is similar to ativan in that they both have a short...
    ... valium. i have been on different benzos (klonopin, xanax , ativan) for 7 years and became horribly dependent ... , tolerant and addicted. xanax is similar to ativan in that they both have a short ... will supplement me with another med to get me off the Xanax ......I have heard alot of horror stories about Valium ... their body, etc.....I hope this all works out, I HATE XANAX and what it has done to me, I pray I make it thru...
    ... I started eating 2mg bars of Xanax about 3 years ago.. I would eat them like candy (I ... car!!!! This freaked me out! Anyways, I bought the Xanax and all was good again.. well, at least I felt normal ... didn't feel great, but it was nothing like stopping Xanax cold turkey... I still didnt feel good day to day ... more gentle than even the Valium.. So I went from Xanax ->Klonopin->Valium->Kava and finally broke free! Hopefully ... process - Nyquil really really helped me with serious Xanax withdrawal episodes before I knew I was hooked and...

  2. My diary of a perc addiction
    ... some static about this but I guess I will get some xanax to help they do seem to help me and since I don't...

  3. Why do they do it?
    ... ) I know the feeling. My son wasn't that bad, but xanax addiction nearly killed him. Marijuana was his first...

  4. How much alcohol can you drink without getting addicted?
    ... anxious and craving the stuff). I use a combination of Xanax and lots of prayer/support groups to deal with detox...

  5. Methadone strength vs hydromorphone stength
    ... 2mgx2 daily when I start to feel weird as well as xanax 4-6mg daily the last month of my taper off the hydromorphon...

  6. Suboxone question?!?!
    ... stupid but can I take codeine? I also have a few Xanax which I sometimes use to help me sleep because Benadryl...
    ... will go into extreme wd's. Also, be careful with Xanax . It's a bad drug! If you combine suboxone with other ... prescription meds it can kill you. Xanax is named specifically and so is Soma. You don't necessaril...

  7. Need Suboxone Info.
    ... I've been on Suboxone and not Hydro's or Soma's or Xanax ..bad days are few and far between! :D...

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  9. Benzo's 16 years...withdrawal symptoms ?
    ... I am tapering off of xanax using the Ashton Manual. I was taking 3.5 mg daily ... I took it regularly for 10 years. You taper off of xanax onto valium and then cut in slow increments. So far ... so good. I am so looking forward to being off of xanax (and valium). Take care and keep the faith. Donna...

  10. addicted to soma
    ... on she will take like 8 a day mixed with a little xanax and painkiller,To me it is ridicoulous to take that...
    ... the first tranquiliser ever put out in the fifties. xanax is a benzodiazepene. both of these drugs are extremely ... walk in the park compared to the other two. actually, xanax plus soma is a very bad combination-mixed with painkillers...

  11. Tussionex use
    ... keep the withdrawals away...Isn't that sad? He's also xanax addicted. He's college grad, dad and mom are doctors...
    ... keep the withdrawals away...Isn't that sad? He's also xanax addicted. He's college grad, dad and mom are doctors...

  12. Day 2
    ... of ALOT of energy. I'm sleeping good w/ the help of XanaX , I know another pill. I have never had a problem...

  13. Butalbital Dependence???
    ... coincidence and prescribed Midrin for headaches and Xanax for anxiety (1 1/2 - 3 mgs daily). I have spoken to ... trapped in a cage at times. I haven't been taking the Xanax yet but started today. I'm paranoid I am going ... so I guess I need to do it on my own. Can I use the Xanax ? I have read that you can use benzo's to taper off ... barbitruates. I like the Xanax better as it curbs the anxiety perfectly. I never ... dependent. My thoughts were to start taking the Xanax on a regular level close to what I was consuming with ... Esgic. Then to taper off by each week. I have taken Xanax several times in the past for anxiety and have always ... there will be no danger of abuse/dependence between Xanax and I. I know whatever said here cannot be construed...
    ... Also said that there might be an interaction with xanax but my dr gave me that too so not sure if thats correct...
    ... He also gave you kinda a high dose of xanax too my dr would only give me .25mg to take 3x's per...
    ... of the fact, or don't want to take responsibility. xanax is a very addictive drug-a benzo. this is the hardest ... some people have absolutely no problem coming off of xanax . others go off and on xanax(or other benzos) with ... problems, why can't he switch you to something else? xanax isn't for pain. if esgic is a narcotic, you will have...
    ... look at me crazy again. He will just say "take the Xanax , it's all in your mind". I wish! It's hard to ... come up with a schedule to taper. I've taken the Xanax today and feel much better. I haven't had butabital ... still having super vivid weird dreams everytime I nap ( xanax knocks me out), and am mildly anxious, but overall...
    ... or valium is the drug to taper with-definitely not xanax ! it is a very short-acting drug, and you can get used ... to know about how dangerous benzos are-especially xanax . i'm definitely not trying to scare you. i am very...
    ... same as Valium- not sure of the hours involved. Xanax is short acting- 12 hours and therefore much more ... well. Tapering probably is the best way to go.... Xanax is definitely not a good trade off though IMHO. ...
    ... Esgic. I'm thinking this because I've been taking the Xanax regularly for 2 days and I am starting to feel my ... old self again. I know that Xanax strikes fear in many hearts but I am an old pro with...
    ... now if I was dependent on the Butalbital despite the Xanax ? I am very paranoid about addictive prescription ... killers and sedatives. I don't even want to take the Xanax , but it is helping immensley with the anxiety. So...
    ... your central nervous system. this is exactly what the xanax does. so basically, you are using a drug of the same ... are much stronger than benzos, so you might need the xanax for a few days to get off of the butalbital. be very ... careful with the xanax . i know you say you have used it many times in the ... past, and you don't sound like an addict to me. xanax (and all benzos) are only supposed to be used for short...

  14. From Meth to Hydro to Ultram-NO MORE W/D
    ... achey, no energy.) Told her doctor and he put her on Xanax and she said that relieved the problems....

  15. Hydrocodone withdrawls & need advice
    ... I found that xanax did help with my hydro w/d just be careful not to ... the way. Just be careful not to start abusing the xanax to mask the w/d's continue to take those as prescribed ... abusing those is not fun. I too get xanax and never abused those infact I dont take them daily...
    ... like you said. I am a little jittery but do have Xanax . I hate taking them because I hate being tired so...
    ... opiates. Regarding benzos, I am using a .25 mg XANAX at night to help with sleep and the anxiety a cold...

  16. Can benzo withdrawal cause trouble walking?
    ... My wife used .25 mg Xanax for years to help her sleep. This spring, for several ... hoping for is a narrative from someone who went through Xanax withdrawal, and has had similar or identical symptoms...
    ... weeks. Might want to get in to see doctor....those xanax are bad news....cause long term side effects...which...
    ... periods of time, very few people come off of benzos ( xanax & ativan being the worst) without some type of withdrawals ... up her already stressed out nervous system from the xanax . i guarantee you it's just symptoms of the xanax. ... she is sensitive emotionally and mentally from the xanax ,so this might be adding to it. i wish her the best...

  17. Help me help my friend on Xanax!
    ... to protect your business. My son, also has been off xanax for 45 days. he was taking 7-8 bars.....he was a mess...
    ... sure snookered him into giving her more ativan or xanax to last her until she got home. She has really acted...
    ... sure snookered him into giving her more ativan or xanax to last her until she got home. She has really acted...
    ... the web and read extensively about withdrawal from xanax ...it will scare her to death. Good luck!!!!...
    ... She does not have a prescription for xanax , she buys it illegally. Now because the hospital...

  18. Coming off methadone w/hydro..Ugghh
    ... DT plan. L-Tyrosine, Vit B6, MultiVit, Loperamide, Xanax and Valuum. But, I guess it can't be that easy. ...

  19. day 3 no pain killers
    ... when I couldn't get Opiates I would use Somas and Xanax . This time, doing it cold turkey I have had the most...
    ... too bad (yet?). I've also been taking tylenol and xanax so I sleep alot. I'm scared that the worst is yet...

  20. Alone and Scared
    ... speaking thing today panic attacks!!!! I dug out my xanax for that one. Which I never had a problem taking ... dont think to drink one and I have had this rx for xanax for a yr now and dont touch it unless I need to with...

  21. Please help with advice ~ want to get off meds soooooon!!
    ... benzos. It's been about 2 years. I started with 0.25 Xanax prn and then Valium 10 mg 1/2 to 1 tablet nightly...

  22. preparing to detox from 10-20 bag heroin habit need advice
    ... heroin a day. He laid in bed for 5 days. He did take xanax . That's the only med he had. I made him drink a lot ... could so he wouldn't dehydrate. He weaned off the xanax when he was done with withdrawals and has been drug...

  23. New here and need advice
    ... once and got very sick. I also take 8 to 10 mgs. of Xanax per day, all at once. My question is this....... ... .....is this too much Hydrocodone and Xanax , or am I just thinking that it is. Also, can Hydrocodone...
    ... your liver. Now, I don't know anything about the Xanax , someone else will have to answer that one. It's...
    ... the Hydro w/d, he's going to wean me off all that Xanax , and I dread that, as I've gone through benzo w/d ... There have been many nights that I'd take 10 mgs. of Xanax , 3 Hydrocodone and 2 Skelaxin all at once. Those...
    ... after I get off the Hydrocodone, I get to wean off Xanax !!!!!!!!! Sounds like fun to me, I've done that, I...
    ... Melatonin for sleep, but is it safe to take that with Xanax ? I take all that Xanax, (8 mgs.) all at once, at...
    ... come out. lol. I dont know about the melatonin and xanax I dont think I would chance it without checking with ... little more like you suggested. Then again 8mg of xanax could be making you like a zombie too. I have a RX...

  24. Coming off of Clonazepam...OMG!!!!!
    ... the point... In the mid eighties I had a horrific Xanax addiction. The prescrip. was wide open, I was taking...
    ... great advice..............my son just tapered off xanax ...he was taking 5-6 bars.........for fun...imagine...

  25. Day 4 Hydro WD...Life is okalydokaly
    ... is day 4 and I feel pretty darn good. I took only 1 xanax last night and I slept through the night with no problem...
    ... Be careful of the Xanax . They are addictive also. I've heard that detoxing ... from Xanax can cause psychotic episodes. I was prescribed them ... to go through something similar or even worse with Xanax ! Best of luck to you! Keep it up! It can only get...

  26. Day 3 - Don't want to off myself yet!
    ... really starting to tic me off! I have maxed out on the xanax and valium, so I figured I'd post and maybe that would...
    ... Son is tapered to one xanax a day for 2 more days. He's doing awesome. He seems...

  27. Day 2 Detox from Pain Meds
    ... Hi Kim! Nyquil works ok, xanax works better. I know a lot of people on this board ... us druggies from taking another addictive drug like xanax , and rightfully so, but I have taken it during detox ... me valium for this and it does work a bit, but the xanax seems to just knock me out better and keep me from...
    ... everything covered. You seem well aware of the dangers of xanax and soma so I won't bother touching on those. Keep...
    ... Hydrohead I did find my old RX of xanax I have anxiety disorder and sometimes need a xanax...

  28. Cold turkey or Tapering
    ... because I'm running low. I also have Klonopin and Xanax to help with my anxiety and to help me sleep. Now...
    ... best way to get off of them. When I first quit my xanax I told my pharmacist my problem and she agreed to...
    ... because I'm running low. I also have Klonopin and Xanax to help with my anxiety and to help me sleep. Now ... Let me tell you, stay AWAY from the klonopin and xanax ! Stay away from all benzos! You know how bad the pain...
    ... I barely take the Klonopin or the Xanax . I can't handle them. When I take a 1/2 to a whole ... Xanax I'm literally falling over while I eat. My boyfriend ... they do. There is no way I could function on a whole Xanax at work. I'm more concerned with the Lortabs and...

  29. Day 5 of w/d......I'm still here
    ... Son is home and admitted he has xanax problem. It's been 5 days today...he wanted to do...

  30. When Will This Cloud Lift?
    ... going to be me any longer. I'm taking Klonopin or a Xanax ( for the anxiety) at a very low dosage. I don't want...
    ... never let them come again. My son just tapered off Xanax ...he did that...and to his surprise...........he hasn...

  31. benzo /wd, update, gastro issues
    ... I'm hoping for relief too soon? only 2 1/2 wks off xanax . Just was hoping to get this mess straight before...

  32. Day 4 of hydro/OC ct.....I think it's getting better
    ... the w/d's I tool melatonin for sleep and sometimes a xanax helped. Really nothing worked for sleep but I tried...

  33. benzo update/ more other issues now
    ... Well for the positive note: over 2 1/2 wks no xanax , dalmane done. Having gastro issues, bloating and ... failure. But with all this I still didn't take any xanax or dalmane last night!!!! Just shows ya that these...

  34. For JKhopeful...
    ... my doctor said it was anxiety and so he prescribed xanax (which by this time I had been off of for some time ... ) and so it was drink at night, xanax during the day. My last day of drinking was...are ... discernable alcohol in my system, just the prescribed xanax and I was such a good liar (us addicts generally are ... eight vicodin a day, per doctors order and soon the xanax snuck back in. What didn't sneak back in THANK YOU...

  35. benzo w/d update, wk 2
    ... Well made it 2 wks of no Xanax , and dalmane is every other day, 1/4 of the 15mg....

  36. I really need help (long post)
    ... types of benzos and all have different half lifes. Xanax is a short half life which is one of the reasons that ... taper. Professor Ashton recommends switching from xanax to valium. There are very specific taper reducing ... MANUAL. I didn't realize you are already down to 1 xanax a day, that is excellent. Maybe you will be able...

  37. benzo w/d more updates!
    ... I was on xanax and dalmane and pain meds for over 10yrs low dose ... about 1 month to get past the worst. I tapered the xanax from .5 mg to .125 then after hell with sleep issues ... the 12mg a couple nights. I'm not done yet, but the xanax is over! Also, I drank beer in between pills and that...
    ... will sort itself out in time. i am finding now off xanax I feel less stressed than when I was on it! and I...
    ... middle ground for a bit then go forth again. I am off xanax now and tapered down to just 1/4 of a 15 mg dalmane...
    ... about 5 or 6 bucks a bottle. They don't work like Xanax , Ativan, or other sleeping pills, but they have been...

  38. very scared about ativan/please help
    ... you do don't increase the ativan. I am tapering from xanax , and i only wish i could go back to where you are...
    ... I take Benedryl (Unisom) Melatonin, the occasional xanax lowest dose possible only one and never two nites...

  39. addiction and relationship issues, any advice?
    ... feels like using. His doctor gave him a scrip for xanax , and he filled the prescription. I picked them up...
    ... You went to pick up the xanax . think about that and why you did it. You let your...

  40. w/d benzo update, positives!
    ... the last several yrs with bp. But since stopping the xanax and tapering the dalmane its low!!! Over the yrs due...

  41. xanax w/d update:
    ... One week and no xanax ! Congratulations!!!!! That's great and i am so happy...
    ... I think the 1/2 life is 40-200? and the 15 mg = .5 xanax so that bothers' me to be taking a whole 15 every ... settle down, god this stuff is brutal! Atleast the xanax is over but don't want to get into another rut with...
    ... Looks like the 15 mg dalmane is equivalent to .5 of xanax ? I think at this point its time to "bite the bullet...

  42. 1 week no OXYCONTIN CT
    ... but MUCH worse than hardcore opiate withdrawal. Xanax withdrawal kills more people than withdrawal from ... prescription(alcohol is #2). I went through cold turkey xanax withdrawal a couple years ago at 26 years old and ... what country I lived in. I am now again in week 4 of xanax withdrawal, but this time I went the medical route...

  43. Help tapering off ativan.
    ... information about it on line. I have tried to taper off of xanax which is like ativan andi had a lot of uncomfortable...
    ... like 1/10th of your dose. The first time i cut the xanax i went to 3/4 of a pill and did ok, when i went to ... years ago. within 30 minutes - an hour of taking a xanax , i was fine again. Now i am tapering with the ashton...

  44. Dr. gave valium RX for Ashton xanax taper
    ... dalmane, similar to valium. What a differance! No xanax for 2 days now, and sleeping so much better. The first...
    ... crossover last night. 1 mg of valium per 0.5 mg of xanax and took the other 1 mg of my regular dose of xanax ... side effect of the most recent drug. I was put on xanax to deal with anxiety on the job. I should have just ... quit and dealt with it. Major regret. Then when the xanax made me depressed, i was put on wellbutrin. When the...
    ... suspect that your whole situation is a result of taking xanax ? Anyway - only way to find out is the way you are...
    ... way...not once but 3 times!!!! Vicodin, Ultram, and Xanax .....not all at the same time, thank God, but over ... prescribe Valium for the drug bridge support taper from Xanax .....even when given copies of the information (Ashton...
    ... Update on ashton taper: So far have tapered off 0.5 mg xanax at night and am taking 10 mg of valium in it's place...
    ... 14 Increased valium to 20 mg at night and cut the xanax from 1.5 to 1 mg during the night. During the day ... xanax is still the same. 0.5 3xday. Slept later. Drank 2...

  45. Dr refuses to give another benzo to taper
    ... dose to just jump off now? I have several .25 left of xanax to split and tough it out. The doctor assured me it...

  46. xanax withdrawal, is dalmane ok vs valium
    ... Hi Kind ( xanax hls life = 6 - 12 hrs) Looking in Ashton - Dalmane ... dosage will be the tricky thing to get right. 0.5 mg xanax = 10 mgs valium = 15 - 30 mg of dalmane. I think...

  47. You give me hope!
    ... read a something you said in another thread about xanax withdrawal. You said you have never had a bad time ... opiates and I can promise you one thing....hardcore xanax withdrawal makes heroin or methadone withdrawal seem...

  48. ambien for xanax withdrawal?
    ... Thanks Hydro! This xanax experiance has been a living h..l! Didn't take any ... xanax yesterday and took the ambien, only worked for a couple ... today and will try it? I had to take .12.5 this am of xanax , really ready to lose it. All day just hangin in there ... would have thought taking low doses of benzo's, ie xanax and dalmane would do this! but its been many many...
    ... addictive. Read other posts here. Stick with your xanax taper.................. you have already learned that ... all that pain that you have gone thro to get off the xanax ? I cant believe anyone in their right mind would ... You dont want to always be thinking of any drug like xanax or ambien again? It becomes a mind game? Surely the...
    ... told the dr that and she even sd "why not stay with xanax it worked?" God, these da..dr's!! so got the melatonin ... bearing this ordeal. I've got one more wks worth of xanax .25 from my primary dr, and can split down to .12...
    ... told the dr that and she even sd "why not stay with xanax it worked?" God, these da..dr's!! so got the melatonin ... bearing this ordeal. I've got one more wks worth of xanax .25 from my primary dr, and can split down to .12 ... obviously no understanding of the nature of addiction to xanax and the hell it is to come off. This doesn't surprise ... it will make your taper so very very much easier. Xanax is so very difficult to taper off because of its short...

  49. Took the first step...scared wittless!
    ... function alone with her. I have unlimited access to xanax , and I would take a 1/2 of a .25 pill when the anxiety...
    ... the first 3 days without a hitch - I took ambien and xanax and slept through most of those days. And I thought...

  50. Need advice
    ... way out of control. I was taking between 10-12mg of xanax /day, 1400mg/day of soma, and am on subutex maintenance ... seizure a couple of years ago from going c/t with the xanax . I am 2 weeks into this and not fearing a seizure...
    ... put me on Depakote for my addiction of vicodin and xanax ..........it helped when my Doctor took me off of...

  51. employment drug test
    ... a common pain killer or anti anxiety drug such as xanax ..these drugs are prescribed daily by most doctors...
    ... a common pain killer or anti anxiety drug such as xanax ..these drugs are prescribed daily by most doctors...
    ... from.....people abuse diazapam/alazopram...valium and xanax .....if youve got a prescription,fine...but lots of...

  52. soma
    ... the high. I was in your same boat, taking that or Xanax everynight to help me sleep. But i never really increased...
    ... whatsoever however after withdrawing from alcohol, xanax . ativian and hydro/oxy's I'm assuming any withdraw...

  53. Oc Withdrawal
    ... take OC's for the pain, Effexor XR for my depression, Xanax for my anxiety, Provigil to wake me up, pills for...

  54. What a Ride!
    ... benzo like valium (recommended), klonopin, librium, xanax , ativan (etc). So, if you have any relatives that ... Supplies you will need first: As many Valium, Xanax , Librium, Ativan, Klonopin as you can get your hands...

  55. Need help, don't know what to think!
    ... over two years. I had been on and off Klonopin and Xanax for about a year, but when I was sixteen, I was prescribed...
    ... at night time to help me sleep. I too have been on Xanax and I also took Zoloft for a couple of years before...

  56. dr gave klonopin for xanax taper
    ... news is that Klonopin has a longer half life than Xanax . It also has an anticonvulsant property to prevent ... selected what best protects him. Half-lifes are: Xanax is 6-20 hours Klonopin is 18-50 hours Valium is...
    ... can get into greater trouble with Valium than with Xanax because Valium stays in the system so much longer ... ; i.e. Xanax ,6-20 hours; Valium, up to 200 hours. If a drug abuser ... can be more readily achieved with Valium than with Xanax as the Xanax leaves the system much more rapidly....
    ... informed on benzos. Valium is no more addictive that xanax - in fact xanax is arguably the worst of the benzos ... blood serum levels when down dosing - as opposed to xanax with a short half life which throws you into withdrawals...
    ... Klonpin is enougn and especially in comparision to Xanax . The other advantage is the effect is drawn out over ... about 12 hours compared to Xanax 's 2 hours and so it eases the jitters. I thinks Klonpin...
    ... the klonopin because i don't really know how much xanax to take, its just based on how i feel. I dunno. I...
    ... Just my story, but I was switched to Klonopin from xanax & have been off it 5 months & still having awful w...
    ... Just want to stop in and say that getting off xanax is easy with Klonopin. I've done it myself. Easy taper ... first hand personal experience, if the goal is to stop xanax (and all benzos) then a taper with K works great....

  57. Dr called, want's me off in 1 wk! xanax
    ... is no way to drop off from a short half life like Xanax and not feel WDs. Your options are to either find...
    ... from a full tablet to 0 without feeling WDs--not w/ Xanax . To lessen drop off WDs once a person is down to ... spreading doses will narrow the peaks/valleys profile of xanax . Split the tablet into 1/4ths or 1/8ths...sometimes ... though the more you narrow the peak/valley nature of Xanax . For example: Split the 16 pills you have into...
    ... panic. Couldn't get to sleep took .15 dalmane, and .25 xanax later, I was flipping out. Too much going on stress...

  58. xanax long term user and tapering
    ... lessen WDs if you have your doctor switch you from Xanax (a short half life benzo) to Valium (a long half life ... benzo). What is happening to you is a result of Xanax being a fast acting/short life drug and it is leaving...
    ... old friend this scenerio, she is on a high dose of xanax and other meds, no sleep etc, and thinks its just ... go away? I seem to mainly use it to skip a dose of xanax hoping that I was w/d on my own. What a viscious cycle...
    ... making sure you know your risks. I have been through Xanax WDs so I definitely know the feeling of needing something...
    ... Hi, I have been on xanax for a long time also--10 years. I have an appointment ... info--memorize. Why do dr's prescribe meds like xanax for long term use? Its like throwing water on a furnace...
    ... on, much more followed!! it helped me sleep and the xanax calmed me to do the things I had to. But then got...
    ... the klonopin but if i need to then take a part of a xanax . I haven't done the search for klonopin withdrawals...

  59. Mothers on pills....please help!
    ... thank you for your replies. Last time, I took a lot of xanax and slept through the first 3 days, so I obviously ... anyone but myself. However, I think that taking the xanax may have ultimately prolonged the withdrawal process ... I never really felt any better. I was taking .25 xanax 2 - 3 times a day during the end just to control the...
    ... strengthen your resolve for success. The 3 days of Xanax support during initial opiate WDs does help with anxiety...

  60. Vicodin Addicts In Need Of Help
    ... addiction to vicodin go and i amasking my doc for xanax and ambien.........just enough for with draws and...

  61. Another Vicodin story
    ... recpie before on this board. I cant do it though, cause xanax and/or clonodine knock me out, and I have to stay...

  62. which is worse xanax or dalmane?
    ... They are both benzodiazepines, the xanax is longer acting, the Dalmane enters the body very...

  63. Just quit drinking and now TERRIBLE anxiety!!
    ... Thank you SO MUCH Blasterboy!!. Well, I took a Xanax about 15 minutes ago and the anxiety has calmed down...
    ... Yes, be cautious of Xanax , that is what I am withdrawing from right now!! BAD ... drug. I did the same thing, alcohol days, sub with xanax back and forth, be so careful, if you want to be sober...

  64. ? xanax withdrawal too fast?
    ... a really long half life. The biggest problem with Xanax is the half life is too short, it's a very gratusitus...
    ... am took a dalmane ,25. so now I am not taking any xanax til tonight. I'm going to try to just take .25 at...
    ... was all messed up! Last night I took the 1/2 and .25 xanax earlier, woke up a couple hours later and then at...
    ... As you are probably aware, dalmane and xanax are benzodiazepines, and Elavil is a tricyclic antidepressa...

  65. Xanax Comedown Symptoms...info please?
    ... right after had horrible mental issues!!! I've been on xanax and dalmane for 20yrs or more off and on. After I...
    ... XANAX is the worst drug on the market in my opinion. If...
    ... highly recommend that you do not start taking the xanax and get and stay off all benzos. I wish so much i...
    ... agree, it sounds like the initial phase of benzo WD. Xanax , all benzos, are very rapidly addictive. The acidy ... the impact to taste/smell is a very strange part of xanax WDs. The electric jolts are very common w/Xanax WDs ... just want to crawl out of your skin and scream. Xanax WDs are the worst and the longest lasting post detox ... Tramadol is also bad...worse than Vicodin, but as bad as Xanax ...Xanax is a drug straight from the depths of hell ... there is a risk of seizures when abruptly stopping Xanax . Several people on this board have posted about knowing ... but just know that many of us detoxed safely from Xanax and so can you! You will have much support from folks...
    ... be from one person to another, I've come off both Xanax and Ultram (not abuse levels though, although short...
    ... The research on Xanax and Ultram is very clear. Both are quickly and highly...
    ... be from one person to another, I've come off both Xanax and Ultram (not abuse levels though, although short...

  66. cold turkey off vicodin , i did it!
    ... on day 3 but i feel good compared to yesterday, the xanax helped alot earlier , my anxiety was real high but...

  67. Disease or Benzo, How can you tell?
    ... which gave way to painful joints. I was prescribed xanax which i took .5 2x a day, Now i am taking Klonpin...
    ... Also the worse muscle spasms etc. were when i was on xanax . When i was switched to Klonopin, i seemed better...

  68. New here, xanax withdrawal
    ... you can meaningfully decide if you are addicted yo Xanax or other drugs, although others may brand you. Generally...
    ... problems/insomnia. You should not be drinking while on Xanax !! Xanax is a benzodiazepine, which are known to...

  69. Ambien trouble
    ... to one of the benzodiazepine family drugs such as xanax , valium, klonopin, librium, etc. Those are quickly...

  70. Told Doc I wanted to quit Xanax, He just cut my dose!
    ... 500's for the past 5 years, also had me on generic xanax , alpharozolam, for the past 5 years. I went to the ... find myself consuming more than I should. The xanax was given for panic attacks. I have been taking 3mg...
    ... learn from ASHTON that you need to be switched from xanax (short half life) to valium(long half-life); both are ... smoother bridge taper. The shorter half life of the xanax results in sharp peaks between doses. The valium...
    ... completely uncooperative with me wanting to end the xanax . All he would do is keep writing full script. So...
    ... to 2 per day instead of 3 per day, also my generic xanax from 3 per day to 2 per day. This change has put...
    ... need a longer acting benzo(Valium) because inbetween Xanax doses you are feeling some rebound anxiety(even if ... smoother taper...otherwise, you'll have to slowy cut your Xanax by tiny amounts with a pill cutter every couple of...
    ... completely uncooperative with me wanting to end the xanax . All he would do is keep writing full script. So...
    ... he does. Never has he had a problem giving me the xanax or the hydros. Over the past few years he will see...
    ... he does. Never has he had a problem giving me the xanax or the hydros. Over the past few years he will see...
    ... days. I mean, how could he write you a script for the Xanax and not tell you of all potential side effects, addiciton ... included, with debilitating anxiety that NEED the Xanax , and many drs are reluctant to prescribe it, instead ... would give anything to have a dr. so readily prescribe Xanax . I guess my point is just that there are always 2...
    ... days. I mean, how could he write you a script for the Xanax and not tell you of all potential side effects, addiciton ... included, with debilitating anxiety that NEED the Xanax , and many drs are reluctant to prescribe it, instead ... would give anything to have a dr. so readily prescribe Xanax . I guess my point is just that there are always 2...
    ... I have been on 0.5 xanax 3 x a day and four 0.5 mg pills at night since 1996 ... all these are also withdrawal symptoms. Taking xanax is like throwing water on a hot furnace...the furnace ... also a recovering alcoholic and was told that taking xanax is similar to having 2 drinks all through the day...
    ... withdrawels and let me tell you they are not fun i was on xanax 1 mg 4 times a day for 2 years and went cold turkey...
    ... doesn't seem so far off. Detoxing from Benzo's (i.e. Xanax etc.) is very serious. If you do not taper slowly ... on. Besides, the Valium is also a benzo, just like Xanax . Even when you taper slowly from Xanax you will...
    ... doesn't seem so far off. Detoxing from Benzo's (i.e. Xanax etc.) is very serious. If you do not taper slowly ... on. Besides, the Valium is also a benzo, just like Xanax . Even when you taper slowly from Xanax you will ... to find an addictions doc if possible! Tapering off Xanax itself rather than Valium is ok too, just more difficult ... down enough even off a 1 mg. pill because 1 mg. of Xanax is equal to 20 mgs. Valium! And Valium comes in smaller...

  71. Klonopin(Clonazepam) Withdrawl
    ... will support what YOU need. When I detoxed off Xanax , I was terrified. Xanax is a short half life benzodiazepin...
    ... something bad didn't happen to me. I immediately readded xanax but at a lesser level than what I had been taking...
    ... Hi Simaruth, I also have fibromyalgia and am on xanax . When i told my psych that i wanted to taper, he put ... fibromyalgia "fibro fog" but I think mostly because of the xanax . I want to go back to college, but am concerned that...
    ... too---during the last 5 years I was put on Vicodin, Xanax , and Tramadol (not at same time) and ended up with...

  72. FEARS--Detox WDs???
    ... but the insomnia went away. I took Clonidine and Xanax to help w/ the w/d's but besides helping me sleep...

  73. HELP!!!!Desperatley addicted to Hydrocodone
    ... own. Best thing I could have done. She gave me xanax to help with the withdrawal and very slowly weaned ... me off the vicodin.I stayed on the xanax for another month after that and slowly stopped that...

  74. Fentanyl Patch for Withdrawal?
    ... was taking 120mg of Prozac a day and three one mg Xanax tablets a day for manic depression and a bipolar diagnosis...
    ... switch; an oxy snorted for energy and well-being, a xanax for relaxing, an occasional joint for naseau, etc...

  75. Ultram addiction
    ... Tramadol. For me, the worst WDs were associated with Xanax ; followed by Tramadol; then least among them was Vicodin...