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  1. Kinda? Yankee? Rhett?
    ... got a little story to talk to you about regarding xanax that is kind of important... Give me a yell when you...

  2. Anyone had a problem with Hydocodine?
    ... 10 for pain Ambien for sleep and for a short while Xanax . I cannot function without pain medication and I...

  3. Not sure I can do this anymore
    ... to keep you sober. In addition, I take Lexepro and xanax and the combination of the three drugs has been the...
    ... like i am jumping out of my skin. But i also, take xanax , when i was on Paxil, one of the side effects for ... aggitation...so that is when the doctor prescribed xanax along w/ the paxil,,,, but know i hear such horror ... stories about xanax , i wouldn't suggest you go this route. I don't abuse...

  4. Choice vs. Disease
    ... just kind of back to normal. I also take Lexepro and xanax as well. Actually, I'm better than normal. It is...

  5. Klonopin help...please.
    ... nothing for my anxiety. My OB gave me a small amount of Xanax (a benzo similar to Klonopin) because of its addiction ... pscyhatrist and he did seem to think I needed the Xanax on an as need basis (he actully prescribes me 90 tablets...
    ... the only thing that works for me now is Lexepro and xanax . Xanax, ativan, klonopin, is all the same thing....
    ... She said that it is a lot easier to get off of than xanax is. Even though it is supposed to be stronger than ... xanax , the calming effects last longer, therefore you don ... the between dose jitters that are associated with xanax . I am currently prescribed to xanax because that...
    ... high" feeling or a "tranquil" feeling (like Valium or Xanax does for me), it just kind of "blunts" everything...
    ... different and some people do seem able to get off Klon or Xanax with minimal tapering and time. For the majority though...

  6. to yinksy
    ... quitting without very noticeable side effects. I tood xanax for a year maybe 4 or 5 days a week and 2-6 mg each...
    ... and thinks as jamesj did think that it is OK to take xanax (or any other benzos) as and when, and think that...
    ... know of folks who go to a doctor and are prescribed xanax for a valid reason in their life and they can take ... there must be a reason a dr. prescribed for you 6mg of xanax a day......thats an awful lot amount for some folks...

  7. Shemac???
    ... with me and that is when I started a low dose of Xanax (which I know is a big debate here, but it has done...
    ... panics finally subsided. I've never been prescribed Xanax and am not certain what's in it. But, as you have...
    ... quite ready, etc, etc! I need to learn to CHILL! Xanax is basically the same thing as Klonopin (Klonopin ... stays in your system a little longer than Xanax ). I take about 1mg a day...but you can see why! ...
    ... wish I'd worked harder." :) I never knew that xanax is a slightly different kind of Klonipin. Don't know ... never looked that up....but I've never been prescribed Xanax and know no one taking it at the moment. Those lucky ... situation, I believe I would lug a tank filled with xanax wherever I went--one to take now--and ten million ... alternatively...perhaps I would give the childrenthe xanax ....and then kick back with a good book. :D Just ... want you to know that I would be taking xanax in your situation. The first time I held my nephew...
    ... finally hear someone support my occasional use of Xanax . :) Strange thing is, I have NEVER had a desire ... t like corn..." (you get the picture), a half of a Xanax is the only thing that keeps me from throwing these...
    ... just how your children can drive you to the bottle of xanax was just toooo funny!!! Years ago, I was a summer...
    ... funny! I'm still laughing about giving the kids the xanax and sitting back and reading a good book. That's...
    ... nervous about the plane ride- I'll have to keep my Xanax handy! :) Hey, even my husband (who is "Mr. Anti ... -Medicine) had to take a half of my Xanax when we flew to Disney World this past summer- he...

  8. Isn't the mind a strange thing??
    ... In addition, she's been asking me for some of my xanax during the day and I have given her some. Now I think ... for ever even giving them to her. I've heard that xanax is just alchohol in a pill form. She's very out spoken ... I freak out! She won't go to AA because she takes xanax for anxiety... It's just hard! She's trying to stop...

  9. just a benzo now and then?
    ... cover up over benzos - all down to massive greed. Xanax produces the most obscene profits for its makers ... really think about what they are doing when they use xanax /klonopin/ativan and also ambien and zolpiderm (which...
    ... Meredith, I have been on 1mg of Xanax daily for one year and actually my dose is decreasing...
    ... has to fly so about twice a month, he has two mgs of xanax ... It doesn't bother him and he's been doing that...
    ... of vertigo are very rare maybe twice a year. But, xanax is always effective in helping to stop the vertigo ... longer experiencing the dizziness. I have read that xanax is sometimes used for vertigo and I was wondering...
    ... oldest son's Psych., wanted to put him on a low dose of xanax to help with his occasional insomnia. My son is 17 ... anyway, when I had a Doctor want to put my son on xanax I about flipped. Any comments? Do you think I overreacted...
    ... for sleep issues- even though I take a low dose of Xanax for anxiety/panic attacks, I would not take it for...
    ... your medical research - I am sure you will find that xanax is not recommended for this purpose. Why would a ... Be very, very careful in the US - dont forget that xanax is the biggest money spinner in pharmaceutical history ... know this? If he does know - then after 4 weeks on xanax what then will he propose for your son? See if his ... cannot lie with a pill? In fact - long term - all that xanax will achieve is dependence and dreadful side effects ... to the boy's problems if you go down this road with xanax . I hope you can get some good support for your son...
    ... just seemed so extreme. That is when he offered the xanax ! My whole reason for seeking help for my son is to...
    ... time every single night. Now ---let's discuss this xanax thing again. I just have another point to make. ... experienced it and we have actually benefited from Xanax . I think that we would be screaming at people to ... m not asking to try and prove that I HAVE to take xanax , I'm asking because I really am interested in trying...

  10. Meredith
    ... anything and everything chemical now - especially the xanax , ambien etc............. even melatonin......... give...

  11. Captured By Vikes!
    ... nothing to fall back on. It's been 6 days clean with a Xanax backup just to keep me from going over the edge and...
    ... nothing to fall back on. It's been 6 days clean with a Xanax backup just to keep me from going over the edge and ... it? Give 'er a few more days...and be careful with xanax . That can be a real mother to come off of. I still...
    ... not at this cost. Time to grin and "bear" it. The Xanax is rather minimal and periodic. It's the *&$! Hydro...

  12. Zanax Is Bad Stuff!
    ... know there is a very interesting discussion about Xanax on the "Drug Interaction" board... about tapering...
    ... a day and it makes me so sleepy. Hello Pretender Xanax is appalling stuff! It is highly addictive and difficult ... over from ativan (which is a short acting benzo - xanax is even shorter!) to valium (which is a long acting ... withdrawal is easier to manage than coming straight off xanax which is so short acting that it is difficult to keep ... place for you to start your research. [removed] Xanax is the most potent and powerful of the benzos (it...
    ... Yes xanax is difficult to withdraw from, but it can be done...
    ... You have to very careful when stopping taking xanax . I had seizures when I abruptly quit taking it. ...
    ... refused and wrote a rx for klonopin to take WITH the Xanax ! He wound up weening himself off of them, too fast...
    ... Hi, I take a mg of Xanax daily and it has improved my lifestyle tremendously...
    ... a day- it blows my mind. When my doctor RX'ed my Xanax is was initially for 1mg twice a day, but he wanted...
    ... When my fiance was taking Xanax , he was getting around 120 pills every two weeks!...
    ... he said that he wanted to "re-instate" him on the Xanax and ween him off of it with Valium!! Why would one ... said the immediate withdrawls, from both Valium & Xanax , weren't worth it and he'll learn to live with whatever ... seizure because his body was "running out" of the Xanax that he already had in his system and that was his ... him know what was up. Since he hasn't been on Xanax , he's been able to get up and shower every day, brush...
    ... not believe the profits which are being made from xanax - all profit - no thought of the poor sod of a patient...
    ... through. But I do understand now why he gave you xanax as to I realize why you are taking them. Do you work...
    ... particular group. When I was first prescribed the Xanax , it also made me so sleepy (I have major anxiety and ... don't suffer from all the ailments that you have. Xanax may or may not be a suitable drug for you in the long...
    ... All xanax does to me is makes me very sleepy. (it calms me down...
    ... meaning no withdrawals or seizures) when stopping the Xanax . I may, towards the last few of your pills, taper...
    ... sleep, it's rather unusual for a doctor to prescribe xanax because it's short acting. Normally, they prescribe...

  13. Rosie? NeverAgain? BlueJulie? Lisa?
    ... time my feet hit the floor until I take the sub or Xanax . So, yes, by day three, I am feeling some uncomfortablenes...
    ... don't think I will ultimately needed it. I was on xanax for a while, but then didn't need it anymore. I want...

  14. Trying to resist
    ... other drugs for a year and a half. I am prescribed xanax but I am very good at controlling my intake with them...

  15. New Here, Lost and Wanting
    ... thats 12 years now. I still drink and am prescribed xanax so I guess I'm not completely off drugs but am better...

  16. Getting this thing beat
    ... medications, strategies to get through it. For me, I took xanax to keep myself asleep, and trazadone (desaryl) which...
    ... that it won't be too bad. I have the immodium and 3 xanax pills so I should be O.K. I also start a new job...

  17. Who Do you Tell?...and What Do You Say?
    ... remains 'clean.' And, then there is a friend who takes Xanax every nite....(I worry about her not understanding...

  18. Root- converse with me!
    ... and shakes will subside if I take a little piece of Xanax but then I hear my doctor's voice, "Xanax should be...

  19. 12 days - so far-pretty good
    ... turkeyed - I never had a problem because I was taking xanax at night to help. However, I don't advise that as...
    ... had to CT, I am very fortunate to have a script for Xanax . It reallys help me sleep (just a small dose). I...

  20. NeverAgain?
    ... have been trying to not rely on anything for sleep ( Xanax or Ambien) and went two nights without anything and...

  21. looking for someone to listen
    ... addiction counselor told this lady that was trying to stop Xanax that once an addict admits their problem and takes...

  22. Interesting?
    ... peak of his career discovering he is dependent on xanax ...... and his struggle trying to get off. A woman ... clinic in her town - totally dedicated to users of xanax . Powerful stuff! Lynn - your poor dog - hope she...
    ... questions and maybe you can help. I've been taking xanax /klonopin/ativan (alternating between these) for the ... Needless to say, I got on an anti depressant and xanax and ever since then, I've been able to live my life ... help of medicine? Just to add... I'm still taking Xanax and don't abuse but do take it daily. I'm definitely...
    ... far you have come. You are amazing. I too, went on xanax when I was exposed to a trauma--when my first husband...
    ... other day, they showed a mother and wife going through xanax withdrawal and trying to stay off of it. It was so ... for their anxiety problems if/when they stop taking xanax . I know you are also against anti depressants......
    ... effects which in fact mirror the symptoms for which xanax was prescribed. You will read stories of people who ... took xanax for anxiety, and then discovered that it turned on...

  23. Quick Question?
    ... abused prescription drug. Granted, I have to take Xanax occasionally for anxiety (which is a benzo and basically...
    ... a lot of experience with benzo's (Valium, Ativan, Xanax , etc.) and I will be happy to share my thoughts.....
    ... abused prescription drug. Granted, I have to take Xanax occasionally for anxiety (which is a benzo and basically...
    ... in her town - specifically for people dealing with xanax . Its a very sobering read....

  24. question for subutex users
    ... said instructed me to do so). Although, I did take a xanax 1mg to help me sleep yesterday. I almost never take ... xanax for anything, but only rarely for sleep. However,...
    ... nights I did have trouble sleeping and had to take xanax too... just be careful and don't take more xanax than...

  25. last post, thanks you.
    ... oxycontin, 2 bottles of 60mg morphine and a bunch of xanax and valium pills, and a note.ijust cried, i can't...

  26. Kinda?
    ... the sleep? Refreshed? You just dont get that with xanax or ativan or ambien. Stick with it - you will find...
    ... sooooooooo pleased that you never started taking ativan/ xanax or whatever for sleep - its madness to so do - and ... conspiracy? I understand that the profits due to xanax are humungous - can check out the situation on the...
    ... Wonderful to hear that you have not resorted to xanax , ativan, klonopin or ambien ........... just what ... ebilitating syptoms which just grind on and on. Do you know xanax is not prescribed in the UK (ask yourself why?) I ... find info on the humungous profit being made now with xanax - and the amount that is prescribed is utterly astonishing ... they not learn from the valium scandal......... and xanax is even more potent! Psychotropic drugs which actually...

  27. Got a new Sub Appt *TOMORROW*
    ... titrate in your body, same with valium compaired to xanax . But anything used via IV is only going to be effective...

  28. feeling very sad over Happy Father's death
    ... intake down low enough, I'll need to start taking xanax or something! And Rosie, HI! I got on the board...

  29. When will I ever sleep?
    ... !.I havent touched vic's since early nov..and no xanax since late Dec...I have been taking zoloft for about...

  30. Really need you this time!!
    ... was pregnant. I think, though that benzodiazapines ( xanax , valium, etc.) could be bad, but I am assuming you...

  31. Skipping my sub today!
    ... me go!" I just took a hot bath and took half a Xanax and muscle relaxer- I hope I get a little sleep- church...
    ... heard Spark and you going thru hell....plus i NEED my xanax for nights and occasionally during the day i will...
    ... on with my life! We will see what happens about my xanax though...definitely NOT gonna go w/out that!!!! Well...
    ... hey Michelle... xanax is not my DOC either....all it does is make me sleepy...
    ... too. Has been all night. Lisa - I wouldn't let the Xanax issue stop you from at least going to the doctor and ... doc lets me take the two and he prescribes 2 mgs of Xanax per day which I do take. Normally, I take most of ... s just weird... But I read the dangers with mixing Xanax and Sub is if you are shooting one or the other OR...

  32. I got the meds to help with withdrawls, so I guess tomorrow is the big day!
    ... me! I had the shakes extremely bad and had to take Xanax about every 4-6 hours to keep those "in tow." I also ... so bad! I dozed some throughout the day due to the Xanax . I stayed in the hot-tub alot, too. Had no appetite ... little. Still had the shakes and continued to use my Xanax as needed. Was able to eat some soup on this day ... counter). Will your doctor give you a week's worth of Xanax or Valium? This was a lifesaver for me because I...
    ... you are covered with the exception of maybe a benzo ( Xanax or Valium) maybe. Others have made it without those...

  33. drug induced psychosis
    ... overcome this debilitating dependency. I don't even like Xanax at all except for the very occasional pill for sleep...

  34. addicted to ultram
    ... recommend Immodium, Benadryl, l-tyrosine for energy, and xanax or valium for sleep and anxiety... But only take those...

  35. Vicodin w/d Update
    ... the next few days. I could not have made it without Xanax and Ambien. I am really proud of you! Keep up...

  36. LaynesAddiction....Question?
    ... to stop my sub...my doctor found out I was taking Xanax (don't abuse it, never have, and never will) which ... doctor said NO to me being in the program while on Xanax . Just thought it was interesting to hear someone...
    ... it was like coming off of zoloft, methadone, and xanax all at once. Im done being a test subject with that...
    ... doctor just put his foot down to me being on it and the Xanax (and I only take about 1.5mgs throughout the day,...
    ... you're an opiate addict so you're going to take 30 xanax just to experience clamminess, dysphoria and be tired...
    ... doctor is thinking- b/c I a an addict, I will take 30 Xanax ??? I have NEVER abused my Xanax and have no desire...

  37. Hydro withdrawal update
    ... get a hold of any meds to help see you through this ( Xanax or Valium, Catapress patch, Soma, etc)? Don't forget...

  38. Could use some advice on how to tell my doctor
    ... food store) for energy 5. A Benzo-Ativan, Valium, Xanax (RX) for the shakes, crawling out of skin feeling...
    ... suggested: Catapress patch A benzo (Valium or Xanax ) Soma (but sounds like you have those) and anything...

  39. Vicodin withdrawal
    ... patch for the sweats and chills 2.Ativan, Valium, or Xanax for the shakes and just feeling like your crawling ... you can...if you can get these prescriptions, the Xanax (or whatever you get) and Soma will help you sleep...

  40. Question - X Suboxone Users
    ... not view me as clean since I am still on Lexapro and Xanax (very seldom though). But I imagine I'll have to...
    ... clean because you're on an antidepressant or for me xanax when I need it. It's only because you're not doing...
    ... and she won't go to AA meetings because she takes Xanax and needs it. She is not going to stop taking it...

  41. Day 2
    ... DID sleep last night, i took about 4 immodium, 1 1/2 xanax and 1 dramamine. Seemed to do the trick. Husband...

  42. havent been here in a while...
    ... Hi everyone I havent taken any hydro's or xanax in quite a while...No hydros since nov and no xanax ... i come}.I have entertained the thoughts of buying xanax to get me through...I dont like the way i feel the...

  43. Who's awake on this Graveyard Shift???
    ... saying how well they feel in the mornings after taking xanax , klonopin, ativan and the rest - and frankly, my dear...
    ... saying how well they feel in the mornings after taking xanax , klonopin, ativan and the rest - and frankly, my dear...
    ... Yinsky)! I can't say anything, I had to take half a Xanax and waiting for that to "kick in" and make me sleepy ... . That is all I have had today (as far as my Xanax ). My doctor prescribes 1mg three times a day, but...
    ... Yinsky)! I can't say anything, I had to take half a Xanax and waiting for that to "kick in" and make me sleepy ... . That is all I have had today (as far as my Xanax ). My doctor prescribes 1mg three times a day, but ... past, I once downed 90 Kolonopin,90 Catapres and 90 xanax in a 14 day period. It gave me some sleep but not...
    ... a night. plus I talked him into giving me 2mg. of xanax a day ( i still got the gift of B.S'ing people!) Plus...
    ... a little). Hey, kinda, really watch out for that Xanax . I was on way less than that, never abused it and...
    ... especially klonopin, ativan and the winner by miles...... xanax !!! Valium makes no profit - strange this it is so...
    ... w/d, not me !!!! i wean down off the klonopin and xanax last time and i didn'tt feel athingits been quite...
    ... w/d, not me !!!! i wean down off the klonopin and xanax last time and i didn'tt feel athingits been quite...
    ... there is no hope of going out tonight!!!! I take xanax at night and for anxiety when needed and this ***...

  44. Staying Clean (Bodymechanic)
    ... . my aunt called me the other day and needed some xanax . Well, I broke down and gave her just two. In return...

  45. I had to take one!
    ... have done the exact same thing. Also, did you take a xanax today? Sometimes, when I have a really bad attack ... better. Keep us posted! If it happens again, try a Xanax and see if that helps... if not, then you probably...
    ... WIRED to say the least! Finally, had to take half a Xanax ! I don't think you'll be seeing my name on the...

  46. All this talk about Suboxone
    ... wanted me to just stop taking everything (including xanax for anxiety which I don't have a problem with). Anyway...

  47. To Murphy
    ... one of your nights last night. Didn't even take any Xanax before bed but I was sitting on the sofa watching...
    ... clonodine and phenobarbital and told me to get off of xanax and everything. I couldn't stop my xanax as I really...

  48. Sorry- just feeling horrible
    ... ya'll so very much! I took some Immodium, half a Xanax , and made myself drink a big glass of Gatorade. If...

  49. withdrawal question
    ... will help with the hot/cold flashes, a benzo (Valium, Xanax ) for four or five days worth will help with the shakes...
    ... if I should just keep with the ct. I do have some xanax (about 7 left) I've been cutting them in half during...
    ... go. My sleeping hasn't been to bad with the help of xanax . I had some leg pains last night but took an 800 mg...
    ... after that, you should feel a little better. Save the Xanax for when you need it most- it can help with the shakes...

  50. Just need that last crutch....
    ... acted normal. It just seemed to be like taking a xanax . Just sort of relaxed her a little. That was it...

  51. a little bitof a hard time
    ... you, but when I do it, I get anxiety bad. I have Xanax and Avitan, but they only work so-so and when there...

  52. Question, Spark???
    ... him you'll have to be on the sub forever, stop the Xanax and just deal with massive anxiety attacks? I feel...
    ... the Sub, I've noticed that I don't really need my Xanax like I did before. I fall asleep easier and don't ... sleep through this, do it. Take Benadryl or your Xanax . You will survive this and you will be so proud of...
    ... just get them. take 2-3 at once. ive taken 6 at once. xanax at bedtime is a good idea. even during the day if...

  53. is it safe to take benzo's while on anti depressants
    ... but its giving me panic attacks. i have valium and xanax and was wondering if i can take these with the lexapro...
    ... possibily had he known you were prescribed valium and xanax ....everyone is different and the lexapro could metabolize...
    ... My psychiatrist prescribes me Lexapro and Xanax , but like Chef said, he knows all my history and everyone...
    ... morning and all was fixed. He also prescribed me Xanax to take w/it for my anxiety disorder....

  54. Root, Are you lurking and Okay?
    ... COULD NOT fall asleep on the sub- I had to take a Xanax and that caused BIG problems with my sub doctor. ...
    ... COULD NOT fall asleep on the sub- I had to take a Xanax and that caused BIG problems with my sub doctor. ...
    ... with 2.5 seconds left)! I finally had to take half a Xanax (I am trying to cut back on those, too.) I don...
    ... the other medicines. I'm taking Sub, Lexepro and Xanax and I feel really good. The lexepro made me REALLY...
    ... the other medicines. I'm taking Sub, Lexepro and Xanax and I feel really good. The lexepro made me REALLY...

  55. Curious about current quittiing methods
    ... medicine and phenobarbital and told me to stop taking my Xanax too and to go to NA meetings. Period, end of story ... enough time stopping the opiates but to give up my Xanax ? I couldn't do it. I have severe anxiety issues...
    ... have to comment, Banker, that I have been prescribed Xanax since August 2002. I would NEVER advocate stopping...

  56. addiction center tells me no help 4 ambien
    ... very "ticky" about what she prescribes (I asked for Xanax once after the birth of my second child and I was ... you have me phsychiatrist who give me 90 1mgs of Xanax a month with five refills. Why is it there is such...
    ... very "ticky" about what she prescribes (I asked for Xanax once after the birth of my second child and I was ... you have me phsychiatrist who give me 90 1mgs of Xanax a month with five refills. Why is it there is such...
    ... daily (and he has told me before he rarely prescribes Xanax and is not a pill-pusher.....)! Weird???? Take...
    ... my doctor had me on 10mg valium in the morning, 1mg xanax every 4 hours and 60mg of resoril WITH 45mg of remeron...
    ... daily (and he has told me before he rarely prescribes Xanax and is not a pill-pusher.....)! Weird???? Take...

  57. Need Xanax withdrawal plan
    ... Hi all, I very stupidly let a doc put me on Xanax about 2 yrs ago. Although he prescribed .5 three times...
    ... tapering correctly. I had a seizure after stopping xanax (although we were never exactly sure what caused it...
    ... tapering correctly. I had a seizure after stopping xanax (although we were never exactly sure what caused it...
    ... reasons. But I have heard that even a tiny amount of Xanax could cause addiction that could cause seizures, hence...
    ... know I never had a psychological dependence on the xanax either. Rose...
    ... realised in time what was happening. Some people are on xanax , klonopin etc for years at therapeutic doses and simply...
    ... realised in time what was happening. Some people are on xanax , klonopin etc for years at therapeutic doses and simply...
    ... you tell me exactly how long you have been taking xanax and the exact amounts? The ringing in the ears is ... it will go eventually. If you have not been taking xanax for too long - has it been less that 3 - 6 months ... go by way of taper. If you have only been taking xanax for a few weeks then: You could try just not taking ... benzos by way of c/t. If you have been on .5 mg of xanax then that is equivalent to 10 mg valium. Would your...
    ... taking .5 mg per day (every 24 hours?). .5 mg of xanax is equivalent to 10 mg valium. I am guessing that ... Am I right? Yes - I did cross over to valium. Xanax is difficult to withdraw from directly because of ... instead of the peaks and troughs which occur with xanax . Personally - for me - valium was by far the easiest ... valium then the equivalent daily dose to . 5 mg of xanax is 10 mg of valium. I used to take the 10 mg once ... Having got used to the valium (it is more sedating than xanax ) - you realise that you have none of those awful symptoms ... pills of 2 mg, 5 mg and 10 mg - so very easy to use. Xanax is very difficult to get the dosage right - especially ... the Ashton Manual? - there is a taper schedule for xanax and general advice about why it is easier to withdraw...
    ... off. You are lucky in that you are using only .5 mg xanax . But taper is still no picnic - but it has to be...
    ... you are lucky in that you are starting from .5 mg of xanax - many people start at 2,3, 4 and more gms. Good...

  58. Ddana
    ... months. I'm VERY glad of that. Also, refilled my xanax and lexepro. At least now I will only have the $35...
    ... not at all. If someone told me I couldn't take my Xanax and Suboxone... I don't know what I would do either...

  59. Need advice ya'll!
    ... sub doctor won't keep me in the program due to the Xanax issue and after my husband talked with him and found...
    ... up with plan B. I have been taking a little more Xanax than usual and it has been a lifesaver (I have no...
    ... Maryland who would not give you a hard time about the xanax ...
    ... relaxer at night and sleeping off and on. Taking my Xanax and Lexapro in the mornings and some Zomig (non-narcotic...
    ... little shakey, but going to try to hold off on my Xanax as it sometimes makes me tired. Still no appetite...
    ... eating disorder, etc. But I had also discontinued Xanax , albeit a tiny dose, so it could have been that too...

  60. How Did I Get Here???
    ... told me to stop taking ALL of my medicines (including Xanax which I need desperately.. I DO NOT abuse it) but ... so that I wouldn't have seizures from stopping the Xanax and sent me on my merry little way. The thing is...

  61. Another Mom Needing Help
    ... time it wasn't so bad. Just anxiety (which I take Xanax or Ativan-I feel no dependency on those) and upset...

  62. hydro taper and after
    ... turkdy. (Immodium, Benedryl, maybe some Ambien, and Xanax or Valium for a week's worth, plenty of fluids, etc...

  63. High Doses Of Xanax...Need help Lowering My dose ASAP...Help!!
    ... which may have been from Wellbutrin or from stopping Xanax (never found out for sure) But I had been on a very ... low dose of xanax and had stopped at least a week before. If I had...
    ... dr you mentioned a different dr that prescribed the Xanax ...I'm assuming they were prescribed but I know that...
    ... because she had the flu and couldn't hold down her Xanax for about 5 days and she was only taking 1 mg per...
    ... to them and I didn't take very many. Thing about xanax is they can cause rebound anxiety and they stay in...

  64. Gabbi, talk to me!
    ... let me stay in the program if I continue to take my Xanax . I need that for my anxiety in a bad way- DO NOT...

  65. Somas And Benzo's
    ... info? I called my pharmacist and asked if Soma and Xanax (or in any the benzo family) have codiene it them ... I due think both can be addictive, especially the Xanax , but food can also be addictive. I just had to make...
    ... about 4 months. i was up to a 25/day lorcet, 10/day xanax , and 25/day soma addiction which goes back 5 or 6...
    ... are addicted to hydro, but we are not abusing our xanax so we are not addicted to it. I can't imagine abusing ... just makes me sleepy if I take too many. But yes, Xanax is addicting. But I can definitely speak from experience...
    ... they can prescribe somas with/wo codeine... xanax is a benzo,not an opiate....chef...
    ... might be repeating what everyone else has said but -- Xanax and other benzos have no opiates in them, are not ... ychologically addictive group of drugs. I tapered from 1.0 Xanax a day to alternating .5 - .75 a day over a two month...

  66. John 3:16 how are you doing????
    ... sub because my sub doctor will not let me take my Xanax and stay in his program. He told my husband that...

  67. Feel Worse Than Ever
    ... to my sub doctor today. They first discussed the Xanax issue- my sub doctor says NO WAY to me taking Xanax ... I have severe anxiety disorder. Now, I have taken Xanax for nine months and have never abused, never had a ... stay on the sub program, I would have to get off the Xanax . Then, they discussed the sub. My husband asked...
    ... addictionologist) which is that NOBODY should be on xanax and that it is just achohol in a pill form. Whether ... hope for getting clean because he wanted me off of Xanax and everything and I knew I couldn't stop the Xanax...
    ... just don't think I can do it. And if they take my Xanax away...I will definately have a nervous breakdown...
    ... m surprised that your phsyciatrist would prescribe Xanax but not an anti depressant. Some doctors think anxiety...
    ... addiction - it is easier to do than getting off the xanax . There seems to be some great advice offered here ... for now - its you who is important. Tackling the xanax is for the future when you have kicked the opiates ... . Xanax - being a benzo - takes a long long time to taper ... off. 1 mg xanax = 20 mg of valium. You cannot do cold turkey and ... Dont worry about anxiety. Some people say that xanax actually causes anxiety and when they gave it up were...
    ... I do take Lexapro for depression and ofcourse, the Xanax , as needed. I will address the Xanax issue once the...
    ... place for you..private hospitals may keep you on your xanax ,etc...or use a substitute. If this all seems too ... another-this is a step toward recovery. If you want the xanax and want off the sub-detox is the way to go..off the...
    ... your own psychiatrist and not allowing you to take xanax . YES, xanax and the benzos are very addictive, and ... something it it ain't broke??? You are being prescribed xanax for a medically necessary reason, and first for your ... Dr. to tell you it's illegal to combine with xanax - that's a lie! It's not appropriate for a Dr. to ... It also bothers me that your Dr. has told you that xanax is the most addictive subsance and they should be ... And it does not sound like you're addicted to the xanax , if you stick to taking them as prescribed by your ... detox center to detox from what - both? or just the xanax ? I'm sorry, but to me it seems that this Dr. is creating ... while (like me). And don't worry about taking your xanax - as needed. Perhaps you're upset with your ...
    ... through. And don't worry about having to get off the xanax , period. In fact, don't worry about having to get ... good time for you to cut down on anything IMO, the xanax or the suboxone. IMO, all you need is a Dr. who ... importnat for you to continue to take low doses of xanax ). I understand why you are feeling despair right...
    ... patient protocol to detox off of suboxone. As for xanax , if you wan to get off that because it's made your ... preferably one that will let you take suboxone AND xanax and then if YOU want, you can get off of both of them...
    ... stay intact- hopefully. I am going to continue my Xanax for right now- there is NO issue with abuse with that...
    ... and have your mind made up. I wouldn't worry about Xanax ... you're not addicted to them. I definitely need...
    ... couple of months I want to be off everything except my Xanax and Lexapro- we'll deal with that later. One step...
    ... even thought about sub, because i take zoloft and xanax at night to help me sleep. Once in a great while ... i will have to take the xanax during the day, because i get massive anxiety attacks ... . I don't care what people say about the xanax , i never abuse it and it really helps me when i get...
    ... NOT keep me in the program if I continue to take my Xanax . I have anxiety BAD and feel like I need that more...
    ... or subox....those are my choices. You are okay w/ xanax b/c of anxiety. That is okay. If you could do everything ... something" where you stated that you had to take the xanax due to anxiety and it was a life savor. That is how ... I think of suboxone. YOu are okay w/taking the xanax , as you should be, it has helped you. If the subox...
    ... here in my state won't let me take the sub and the Xanax and I truly have severe anxiety. So, they said I...
    ... my readings, I have read that some sub docs allow xanax w/sub at low doses. I truely hope everything works...

  68. New to this board..need support
    ... last envelope only holds half a pill. I have some xanax that my doctor gave me after my mother died and I...
    ... this look to you? I also have about 3 ambien and 10 xanax (25mg) left, plus benadryl. Please guide me. I am...
    ... me through it. I have about 10 Ambien and as much Xanax as needed. The Benedryl also helps some with sleep...
    ... we can Forgot to say that maybe save and use the Xanax at the very end, the max daily dose on Xanax is like...
    ... down to 3 pills and so on. You're right about the xanax ...I'm definitely saving them for the end. I am also...
    ... it when you need it, take a break if you can. The Xanax will help with sleep in the end but don't take that...

  69. Giving Up On Trazodone !!!!
    ... originally being given Kolonopin, Catapress, and 2mg of xanax I feel absolutely calm, cool, but wide awake all the...
    ... you seem to be quitting the use of benzos? Viz, xanax and klonopin? I tapered off ativan this year by ... 30 mg valium (equivalent to 3 mg ativan or1.5 mg of xanax or 1.5 mg of klonopin). It was a difficult time ...
    ... that will put an end to my Kolonopin,catapres and xanax taking. I didn't really feel they helped me very much ... medicated myself. I went through 90 pills of both xanax and Kolonopin in 14 days!!The pharmicist said I should...
    ... more dependancy...it is in the same drug class as Xanax and Klonopin. You already have developed what sounds...
    ... you seem to be quitting the use of benzos? Viz, xanax and klonopin? I tapered off ativan this year by ... 30 mg valium (equivalent to 3 mg ativan or1.5 mg of xanax or 1.5 mg of klonopin). It was a difficult time ... was the last day of my weaning off program of that XANAX , KOLONOPIN,and CATAPRES. AS of today, I am "Pill Free...
    ... you are free now of all the benzos from ativan to xanax etc. WONDERFUL! Only the celexa to taper off now...
    ... you are free now of all the benzos from ativan to xanax etc. WONDERFUL! Only the celexa to taper off now...
    ... you today- the Ativan is in the same "family" as the Xanax - I have to take that for anxiety and the sleep issue ... cleaned up...my next step will be to wean off the Xanax . Although, I do not and never have abused this drug...

  70. Hello Everyone
    ... taking my Sub like I should be I am on the 8mg and the Xanax for my sever anxiety and stress and have been doing...

  71. Day Three
    ... but they go so fast its not worth it. Oh staceyy the xanax helps in my case I never cared for them, my passion...

  72. got to say something
    ... Soma is not a narcotic- it is a muscle relaxant. Xanax and valium are neither narcotics- they belong to the ... been diagnosed with anxiety disorder and have to take Xanax daily. It has been a lifesaver for me. I do not...

  73. Day Two
    ... Day two so far so good taking clonodine xanax immodium AD and liquid advil.Been down this road many...
    ... without those it would be very hard. We only have a few xanax those are for night time! Thank you for your kind...

  74. Am I cheating with Suboxone??
    ... friend (who is hard core) wants me off of Sub and Xanax (although I have major panick disorder) and basically...
    ... by taking suboxone and then your friend insinuating xanax as well, is because society and the 12-step people ... toward it. Yet, i'm a junkie because I gotta take xanax or klonopin. Come on. There are so many things...
    ... need this and that is your buisness! As far as the Xanax , I take that as well. Have never abused it and it...
    ... you and the ONE doctor you are seeing. As for the Xanax .....I am so against people telling others that they ... I have anxiety also and have been on and off of Xanax or Valium for 10+ years...(not any more another story...

  75. Going Cold Turkey Tomorrow Need Adice
    ... turkey- my prayers will certainly be with you. I used Xanax (which is similar to Valium as it is in the "benzo...