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  1. Anxiety disorder and pregnant!
    ... did awesome, but i will tell you that i have heard xanax , klonopin, ativan, and diazepam should not be taken...

  2. Twitches and shakes
    ... into bad anxiety. they put me on lexapro 10mg, and xanax as needed. it has really helped! most days are good ... , but have to take a xanax at night to cope with the heart paps. until 3 years...

  3. Going Out of Town...
    ... caused by additional stress in my life. I'm now back on Xanax which helps a lot and I am going to try really hard...

  4. Anxiety/Panic Attacks the same?
    ... medical problem which might be causing it I was put on xanax 4x daily and haven't had an attack since and have...

  5. any positives on effexor xr
    ... constantly anxious for the last 3 weeks. I am on .25mg of Xanax at present - which normally works but is doing NOTHING...

  6. Ocd
    ... drug that works best for you. I choose the Benzo's, Xanax in particular and it is working wonders for me, however...

  7. Children and anxiety
    ... doctor would be correct in giving him Klonopin or Xanax to relax him. It should help, but it is addictive ... medication is usually needed to live a good life. I am on Xanax and I will probably take it for the rest of my life...

  8. Does anyone here take an SSRI AND a beta blocker?
    ... you may consider asking your doc for a benzo like Xanax , Valium, Ativan, etc. to take during bad periods or...
    ... really bad anxiety, and moderate depression. I am on Xanax right now for the panicky times, but there are some...
    ... the buspar things went back to normal. Now with the xanax my bp is lowish for me 100/60 but my hr is easily...

  9. Help....
    ... anything. Myself, I'm not that strong, I need my xanax to get through the day. Your hair will come back...

  10. Question on Klonopin
    ... I had the same effects with Xanax . I tend to disagree with the previous posts and believe ... combination of withdrawl and rebound anxiety. I took Xanax at .25 mg 3x daily for about a week and a ahalf and...

  11. can anyone relate or even help me out here!
    ... to do any of the things you are thinking. I take Xanax and that helped with the anxiety, but in order to ... Don't worry too much, and get yourself some help. Xanax works great for this particular anxiety dissorder...

  12. Panic Attacks
    ... illness having to do with stress and/or anxiety. I take Xanax now and that pretty much eliminates the stomach problem...

  13. seasonal & holiday anxiety
    ... board, tho, you sure can get a lot off your mind. My xanax helps me a lot too. Sometimes once it's out, it doesn...
    ... helps. I have had to increase my prozac and I take xanax at night. What I hate the most is the irritablity...

  14. Your experiences with Prozac
    ... this helps with the other weird feelings. I take xanax when I feel really bad. All, and All, the prozac...
    ... the greatest, but it is helping some, I also take Xanax ... Give the prozac, time. In the end i think you...
    ... prozac weekly. He also gave me a continuation of my xanax I had been taking along with the prozac to curb the ... anxiety issues I was having with it. Xanax is a great drug!! It's all I have been able to take...

  15. pros and cons of meds
    ... one thing, I can't live without my meds! I take Xanax and Luvox, But.... There are cons Xanax, makes...

  16. Lightheaded
    ... anxity, I have much martial stress. I am on Paxil and Xanax , 4 weeks, any input from the board is helpful....

  17. How can Side effects pf Lexapro
    ... celexa. I now have terrible anxiety and am taking xanax but have addiction issues so am scared as hell to...

  18. psychiatrist visits - frequency
    ... accordingly. Right now I'm taking Cymbalta (60 mg), Xanax (2mg at this point), Nivaram (.5mg as needed for acute ... ntidepressants do not have generics. Benzodiazepines, like Xanax , Klonopin, Ativan, and Valium all have generics. ... rapidly dissolving form of the active ingredient in Xanax , alprazolam). Doctors are typically pretty compassionate...

  19. Paxil
    ... .......I am going to tell my dr that i would like Xanax or ativan for my anxiety see what he says when i...

  20. hopeful stories of anxiety sufferers
    ... make my life about 95% normal through meditation and Xanax . The combination has worked wonders for me. I have...

  21. just feeling plain icky
    ... it has to be a decision that you commit to. I take Xanax every day for anxiety and it has helped me immeasurably...

  22. Anxiety and problems with eating?
    ... All, I have been taking Xanax for the last 4 months for the anxiety and stomach ... which is rediculous. Anyway, has anyone else tried Xanax for their stomach problems and if so, did it help ... Anyway, that is my schpiel. Any comments on the Xanax would be helpful and has anyone figured out a way ... just finally starting to settle slightly due to the Xanax I took 15 minutes ago, but I know in 3 hours it will...

  23. Question for all you who have racing hearts...
    ... see if that will help with the anxiety, because the Xanax helps my anxiety, but it isn't helping all the way...

  24. Anyone have a GOOD experience with Lexapro?
    ... I was told it has very low side effects. I'm on Xanax as well, but need something more, but that will NOT...

  25. Horrible thoughts anyone?
    ... compulsions. I have this form of OCD as well. I also take Xanax and it has literally saved my life. I would consider ... asking your doctor about the possible long term use of Xanax . It seems to work really well for this type of anxiety ... fixed through meditation or CBT. Understand that Xanax has withdrawl like most other drugs, so if you take...
    ... they use to be about harming my wife.. then with xanax and CBT i got them undercontrol for the most part ... intent of doing so) now had i not been taking my xanax and had not been through CBT i would have freaked ... with it and my anxiety was kept in check from the xanax i was able to just let the thought pass as a "junk...
    ... yeah i noticed when im on xanax for example if i look at a knife... i'll just shrug...
    ... the type of anxiety dissorder we all seem to share, Xanax really seems like the answer. I have been on it for ... meds again until recently. That was 6-7 years ago. Xanax is a completely different story. I had a minor panic...
    ... doesn't help.... I have been thinking about getting xanax from my doctor.. I have issues driving more than 1 ... pushed my anxiety back into full force... I think xanax would help me get up there to see them.... God...

  26. depersonalization/derealization
    ... I recently (about 4 days ago) started taking .5 mg xanax once a day when i start experiencing depersonalization ... /derealization with vertigo ( xanax helps). The vertigo is pretty much all day everyday...
    ... Oh yeah and the xanax is the only thing for me that calms down the symptoms...
    ... whole scoop later on. :D EDIT: boxer how much xanax do you take daily? I just started like a week ago...
    ... is pretty much the same. I take the lowest dose of xanax I guess it's 0.25mg It seems to take the edge off ... function.. Perhaps you should ask your doctor for the xanax Xr I believe it is released throughout the day, maybe...
    ... ear problem.. Are you taking any meds besides the xanax ?...
    ... nalization) Do you feel you are getting any relief from the xanax ??...
    ... them again and see if i get any improvement... The xanax helps a little bit, but not as much as id like ;)...
    ... stabilize you first with a good anti-anxiety benzo like Xanax or even Klonopin but by themselves. Then once you ... others. Yesterday at about 7:00pm I took 2mg of Xanax XR this morning I took 2mg of regular Xanax (Alprozalam...
    ... the dp/dr very well at all... im wondering if the xanax is making it worse because i know when im coming down...
    ... like I am losing my mind as well.. I know that the xanax can make me feel foggy headed at times and yes the ... know for me it usually only last 1~2 hours as well, xanax is short lived. Maybe the XR would be a better choice...
    ... going to sugest that you try Klonipin rather than Xanax because it has a longer half life- it stays in your ... longer- also some people have a "rebound" effect w/ Xanax , meaning you feel better soon after you take it and...
    ... socaial anxiety, and possably ADD), then started taking xanax and it helped tremendusly for a couple of months. ... uping my dosage and now taking 6mg a day. For me the xanax alone was not enough for me to live a productive life...

  27. amitriptyline(elavil) & alcohol...IMPORTANT QUESTION
    ... always have to be extra careful. It's not like Xanax with a short half-life. Do I think it's safe to...

  28. A drug that helps with anxiety and cognitive impairment?
    ... panic related issues. If you read up on Klonopin and Xanax , you will find on this forumn alone a huge amount ... none if used as a long term solution. I take 2 mg of Xanax a day and it has completely eliminated my anxiety...

  29. Question for anyone !
    ... I take both prilosec otc and xanax but my doctor and pharmacist said to not take the ... prilosec together with the xanax , it should be at least an hour before or after. It...
    ... I also take Prilosec every morning with my Xanax . I have not noticed any dizziness. You may need ... to up your does of Xanax a little because feeling crappy in the morning we ... to your doctor. You may just need an increase in Xanax . That is really strange that we all take the same ... with this as I am. I feel almost 95% better when on Xanax 2mg per day and Priolosec OTC one time a day. Just...

  30. Help With Social/Generalized Anxiety
    ... numerous therapists and have tried Paxil, Zoloft and Xanax and have not felt much relief. I am at my wits end...

  31. Herbal anxiety meds
    ... on this board. If the herbs don't work consider Xanax daily as a long term solution. It has worked wonders...
    ... handle. If the side effects are too severe, consider Xanax , it really works for what you are describing and I...

  32. Fatique Issues
    ... and he prescribed me Zoloft and a few weeks later, Xanax , but the Xanax was only for emergencies. Two days ... classroom and headed back toward my dorm room to take some Xanax . Yesterday I felt really fatigued, resting and sleeping...

  33. another lexapro question
    ... off all meds for a little over a month now (except Xanax still as needed). Lexapro worked very well for me...
    ... hasn't come back for you. I think I could make it on xanax only, but I need something extra to get me through ... than gained! Is your doctor okay with you taking the xanax only? Will he keep prescribing it if you only take...
    ... way it goes. I have a dr who will prescribe me Xanax for the rest of my life, and i haven't seen him in...

  34. xanax and breathing issues
    ... you have the breathing problems with exercise before xanax ? Could be your level of fitness. Are you gasping or...
    ... I have been taking Xanax for a few months now and have actually started working...
    ... Xanax and Ativan have both worked for me. Breathing actually...

  35. Social Anxiety
    ... doctor about every disease under the sun then consider Xanax . It has dramatically changed my life. I still implement ... the exercise, eating well, and meditation, but the Xanax took away the panic. I am very greatful to have found...

  36. Is there anyone with success stories?
    ... here in the San Antonio area and he prescribed me Xanax . Xanax immediately dropped my anxiety levels and...

  37. anyone paranoid about heart?
    ... seems to help, but a few big deep breaths and some xanax . I was palp free for 5 years until this past new ... have been seeing a therapist and been taking .25mg of xanax in the morning, I haven't had an issue since July...
    ... happens and nothing ever wil :) Like you I take Xanax or Ativan when required. [COLOR="Red"]{REMOVED} ...

  38. Going to my first Psychologist meeting tomorrow!
    ... anxiety. I told him I would be the one drugged out on Xanax , he laughed and said whatever gets you here for help ... my heart condition!" Got off the phone and took a Xanax , and then finally got ahold of the one I'm seeing...
    ... Hopefully, with the pyschiatrist and the book (and xanax which I am taking), I will get through this. I am...
    ... that I have been seeing a therapist and have been on xanax . My first visit to the therapist, I had to take ... some xanax , and I cried while I drove there, during the visit ... before seeing her again. Now I am down to .25mg of xanax in the morning for the drive into work, and I see...
    ... encouragement. I had to take my beta blocker and my Xanax an hour before my appointment because I was positive ... ablation. I'm not a med person. I don't like the Xanax , but right now I absolutely can't do without it. ...
    ... free since July other than the therapy visits and the xanax usage. good luck girlie! Lynn...
    ... can keep it under control the rest of the day. The Xanax also contributes to the sluggish in the morning, but...

  39. Leela
    ... your anxiety? 5. How long have you been on .25mg of xanax ? 6. What are your main symptoms? thanks Leela...
    ... place to help with your anxiety? I basically take my xanax as needed. I try to get to the gym a couple times ... symptoms. 5. How long have you been on .25mg of xanax ? For about a year now. My original prescription...
    ... must be anxiety. Last night rather then taking a xanax - I was heaps anxious, dizzy etc - I sat down relaxed...

  40. Yep, that'd be anxiety! :)
    ... I won't get into now!) so I've been having to take Xanax , mainly to get home. Today, I think I'm so tired ... still feeling very panicky and had to just pop some Xanax . I was hoping not to have to take it til before I...

  41. for those of you taking xanax .5 or 1mg pills
    ... Are you taking Xanax or the generic Alprozolam? I was shocked to learn...
    ... view pictures of your meds, sometimes just click on xanax or alprazolam (don't know if I should say which site...
    ... I have taken the generic Xanax and they have little specks in them, but the real ... definitely understand where you are coming from. The Xanax will really help a lot with the anxiety for you, but ... thoughts. Are you taking any other drugs other than the Xanax ? If so, what? Many of the SSRI's and anti-depressants ... found for me, the best solution for the OCD is just Xanax with meditation and CBT. Cognitive behavioral therapy ... can learn to dismiss thoughts much easier and the Xanax takes care of the anxiety. I am about 95% well now...
    ... i only take xanax for my OCD... i am like you and find it in combo with ... another one for you :) but i find that only taking xanax is the best plan of attack for me as SSRIs do not...

  42. Help me with this new symptom!
    ... replies! I went to the Dr last Fri and he gave me some xanax (more on that later) and suggested an upper gi and ... today. Of course, they were totally negative. On the xanax , he prescribed 7.5 mg pills and I took one on Sat...

  43. beta-blocker for anxiety?
    ... I have anxiety every day still for which I am on Xanax but, if I don't take the Xanax, my heart rate is lowered...
    ... have to decide whether to see a psychiatrist to get xanax or find some other med to help with my constant anxiety ... . The only time I feel normal is when I take the xanax and that brings my heart rate down to the 80's (at...

  44. Looking for New Doctor...Any Advice??
    ... panic disorder. I was functioning for years on 3mg of Xanax . After I stopped working a number of things have happened ... adjustment to function. When I first was prescribed Xanax I began working that same week after being mostly ... and knew my income status I heard good things about Xanax XR and if I could take that. She said yes then scheduled ... today was the appointment. It was with the doctor. The Xanax XR was not working as well as I was hoping. I thought ... I could try a new benzo while being weaned off the Xanax . He started the conversation after a greeting...

  45. dizzy and in need of help....
    ... better getting out my frustrations as well as my fears, Xanax helped a lot with the (vertigo) feelings... It took...
    ... it just hit you out of nowhere one day? I take xanax for my anxiety, but that is it. I have tried meclizine...

  46. Anyone Else?
    ... meds. Lexapro and Celexa gave me a bad reaction... xanax and ativan didn't help at all...Zoloft makes me feel...

  47. Possible Paxil Poop-Out...HELP!
    ... but honestly, the best thing out there for me was Xanax . It relaxes the entire nervous system enough to practicall ... makes much more sense to take an anti-anxiety med like Xanax or another Benzo. Do a little research and talk with...
    ... came close to touching my level of anxiety and panic. Xanax is the only thing that works for me and I have no...
    ... feeling is going to take over. nutty, do you take the xanax every day? i have been trying klonopin, and it seems...
    ... Hi Aaron :) Yes, I take xanax 4x daily, 0.5mg each dose. It's been a wonder drug...

  48. Does anyone get this weird symptom?
    ... pain related. By the way. Is Xanor the same as Xanax ? I keep hearing about it and it sounds like it is...
    ... Not to sure about Xanax and Zanor being the same thing. It is a benzo that...

  49. Anyone here have anxiety that started when health problem (i.e., heart palps)started?
    ... different things - supplements, diet changes, even SSRI's, Xanax .... nothing helps. The xanax basically made me ... person with chest pains, LOL :) I ended up taking xanax every day and am now tapering off, since I became...

  50. Is this ok to feel this way on Zoloft?
    ... I take 2 mg. of Xanax a day and have NO panic attacks at all, and very mild ... periods of high stress, so as far as I am concerned, Xanax is a wonder drug. I have tried Paxil, Prozac ... I thought I was going to die, literally. Anyway, Xanax , has no side effects at all for me except, a damn...

  51. SO Scary.. please help.
    ... feels like that. Are you on any medicine for it? Xanax is the only thing that helps me. I'm also going to...
    ... the single most effective thing I have found besides Xanax that helps with my anxiety. You sit down and practice...

  52. Question about Xanax
    ... Hi! The .25 mg of xanax is SUCH a small dose that if you were to cut that ... sensitive. If things get bad and you have to take a xanax you might as well take a dose that will help you. ... and I hope you feel better soon! All I can say about xanax is it has given me 80% of my life back and I am super...
    ... Hi! The .25 mg of xanax is SUCH a small dose that if you were to cut that ... sensitive. If things get bad and you have to take a xanax you might as well take a dose that will help you. ... and I hope you feel better soon! All I can say about xanax is it has given me 80% of my life back and I am super ... grateful for that!:p I personally wouldnt take the xanax at all unless you despeterally need it. Xanax isnt...
    ... [COLOR="Red"]{REMOVED} Xanax is addictive, but just as addictive as any other medication ... did the exact same thing when I first started taking Xanax a few months ago. The drug has the least amount...
    ... Hi seveppa! I took buspar with xanax for a while. My psych told me to quit the buspar as ... He was happy with the results I was getting from xanax . So I quit taking it. But to answer your question...
    ... has mad my anxiety worse. I take a 1/2 of a .25 mg xanax and it helps more than anything. I am going to talk ... haven't taken none of the buspar today, just a 1/2 a xanax ....
    ... side effects while the SSRI's were horrible. The Xanax at a slightly larger dose may be the ticket for you...
    ... I was given xanax .25mg about 2 years ago to take on an as need basis ... nothing my anxiety is back, I have been taking my xanax on a need to basis but I am not really feeling the...
    ... Xanax was made for continual usage and shouldn't be taken...
    ... have a glass of wine or two. I was told that with Xanax you can not drink, even hours after you have taken...
    ... Thanks Leela, do you take your xanax everyday even if you are feeling o.k.? Also, I ... read somewhere that xanax and alchole can lower your heart rate and because...
    ... I do not take the xanax daily if I don't need it. However, for the past month ... didn't take any. I have not heard anything about xanax and alcohol lowering your heart rate, but it certainly ... know you're going to be drinking - don't take any xanax hours before. I have heard of people taking xanax...
    ... Hi there I was just wondering if XANAX is the same thing as Xanor. I take Xanor o.5mg SR...
    ... mg in the morning and 1 mg at 5 or so. I am taking Xanax XR which is the same drug just different brand name...

  53. Xanax XR 2
    ... does. Plus my co-pay for it was $40 and the regular xanax is only $5 so he said let's just stick with what works...

  54. Dizziness and Health Anxiety
    ... could cause i was so terrifed .well my gp put me on xanax 1 mg 3 times a day and i sure did need them sure i...

  55. parathesia caused from anxiety?
    ... frustration. So, I learned that just a 1/2 of a.25 mg xanax helps with these weird feelings after abot 10 minutes ... of taking it. If the xanax helps, then would it be safe to say that this is ANXIETY...

  56. Anxiety meds for 1 or 2 year?
    ... for me. So far, after doing research, it seems that Xanax would be good for my situation. Any help would be...
    ... you do not want a med that will have withdrawal then xanax wouldn't be good for you long term. Xanax is addicting...

  57. Pain/Anxiety
    ... over how much pain I'm in. I had to go off of my xanax to be on my pain medicine for my wisdom teeth. I...

  58. Can people with anxiety handle jobs
    ... I am still here everyday. I just make sure I have xanax and a bp monitor in my bag at all times and usually...
    ... hold a job. Like a previous poster, I also take a Xanax with me to work, but I take 2 mg per day, so I have...

  59. How debilitating is your anxiety/panic or has it been in the past?
    ... live a fairl norml life for the last few months usin Xanax and buddhist meditation. I also changed some huge ... was a better diet, exercise, and relaxation. The Xanax takes much of the anxiety away as well and I fully...

  60. Been doing ok and then.....
    ... then I'm feeling really anxious even though I take xanax . We are highly sensitive when it comes to stress or...

  61. What would happen to a person if they took?
    ... short period of time. I remember when I was on xanax and taking 8mg of xanax might sometimes make me feel ... someone here said that 2mg of ativan is like 1mg of xanax , so with that calculation, it would have been the ... equivelant of taking fifteen 2mg xanax 's which would most assuredly have made me quite ill ... over worrying was one of the reasons I was put on xanax to begin with, now I just try my best to face it as...
    ... it. Well if I didnt have any cause for anymore xanax over the past 11 months I better try to quit thinking ... about this or I may need some more xanax soon. Thanks for the reply, and Im sure you must ... never have mentioned that I was on 8mg up to 12mg of xanax for close to a year before I stopped them cold turkey...

  62. taking Beta Blockers as needed?
    ... had one now since June, and that is when I went on Xanax and saw a therapist. I had every cardio test in the...

  63. MVP is the problem..
    ... So I am now on a beta blocker for the heart and Xanax for the anxiety. I'm not dealing with the anxiety...

  64. What kind of med for anxiety?
    ... tried so many AD with no luck. My psych put me on xanax . I take around 2mg day divided so I take 0.5mg 4x ... psych. Ask your doctor! Some doctors are leary of xanax though because it can be addictive but for me the ... pros far outweigh that factor. I'm on xanax for the long haul. Keep me posted and take care...
    ... I am on Xanax also, and my internist actually perscribed it to me...
    ... Unfortunately my health providers are VERY against Xanax , Valium, or anything of the like. They say it's addictive...
    ... lpitations are REALLY freaking me out. So, my Dr prescribed xanax 0.5mg twice a day and it does nothing for me. I Know...
    ... people trying to quit both. It is really a myth that Xanax or any other Benzo is that horrible. The problem ... and 9 times out of ten he/she will be a supporter of Xanax and Benzos for anxiety. I hope you guys find someone...
    ... therapist know each other may even help me with getting xanax . Maybe ask your doctor for a referral for a therapist...
    ... people trying to quit both. It is really a myth that Xanax or any other Benzo is that horrible. The problem ... and 9 times out of ten he/she will be a supporter of Xanax and Benzos for anxiety. I hope you guys find someone ... situation and he said "what meds are you taking?" i said xanax 0.5 twice a day. He then said i do not give xanax ... am i suppose to find a dr that 'understands' that xanax helps me function? i am so frustrated....

  65. ANYONE CURED or NEARLY CURED
    ... issues with anxiety that I just "dealt with". Having xanax on me just in case and seeing a therapist has definately...
    ... life, the anxiety is back. Fro me medication helped, Xanax 2 mg per day, and I agree with the healthy life style...

  66. paxil side effects
    ... taking Paxil for anxiety. He wants me to stop taking Xanax because he cannot keep prescribing it for me. I would...
    ... think you should go to the psychiatrist and get the Xanax . It is much more effective, and has less side effects...

  67. My doctor told me Klonopin is the strongest benzo out there....
    ... equate to most effective. Read some of the posts on Xanax . That seems to be the anxiety drug of choice on this...
    ... panic disorder and causes many more side effects than xanax . I felt like a zombie when on it and couldn't function...
    ... Ativan did'nt do much at all for me.I have never taken Xanax or any others so I don't know about those....
    ... s more sedating and it DOES help anxiety more than Xanax , I've taken the maximum dose of Xanax and it does...
    ... a longer half life (8hrs) rather than 4hrs like in xanax , and ativan. I was on Klonopin for a year and i really ... made me act more negative. It's weird. Now i'm on xanax (low dose) for GAD and PMDD....
    ... it on a mg to mg basis. .25mg of Klonopin=.5mg Xanax .25mg of Klonopin=1mg of Ativan .25mg of Klonopin...
    ... Klonopin: My doctor recently switched me from 1mg Xanax 4 times daily to 1 mg klonopin 2 times daily. Well ... effect on me whatsoever. I went back to taking my xanax . I have major back issues (chronic pain) and I find ... that the xanax also works as a muscle relaxor for me, and actually ... to me! I just called recently for a refill on my xanax , and they said no-"patient is on clonazepam" even ... tho I explained why I went back to taking the xanax . So I am super pissed and really need to vent. I am ... she just thinks I am a pill junkie. But I am not. Xanax and vicodine are the only things right now keeping...

  68. Sleep and Anxiety
    ... got any sleep and woke up very tired. Since taking Xanax I have had little to no anxiety for almost 3 months...

  69. More disturbing thoughts
    ... though is also a major player in this disease. I take Xanax daily and probably will for the rest of my days. ...
    ... though is also a major player in this disease. I take Xanax daily and probably will for the rest of my days. ...
    ... found drug that got rid of the horrible thoughts. Xanax took away a lot of the anxiety that I got as a result ... can live a productive and semi-normal life. The Xanax for me was a godsend and meditation and mindfulness ... have been able to tolerate due to side-effects was Xanax . Let us know how your appointment goes. Take...
    ... toothpick. Anyway, the only med that has helped has been Xanax . I have never taken any other Benzo's so I don't ... know how they work for our scenario, but the Xanax has helped me SO much. It takes away the anxiety ... you find your solution. If you do decide to take Xanax , understand that it is usually a long term solution...

  70. Help!! Can Buspar cause these weird feelings?
    ... sensations. I had these before the buspar, and took a xanax and it would calm alot of this down. Has anyone experience...
    ... sensations. I had these before the buspar, and took a xanax and it would calm alot of this down. Has anyone experience...
    ... sensations for sure. I would suggest you get back on the Xanax which you said was working for you. Consider it a ... long term commitment though. Xanax is tough to witdraw from, so make sure when you decide...
    ... ocdengineer, what is the recommended dosage for the xanax , I was only taking a 1/2 of a .25 mg tablet, although ... taking it, now they are worse. Do you think if the xanax alleviates alot of these feelings, then it would be...
    ... hypoglycemia, Schizophrenia. You name it, I had it. Xanax is the only drug that I have found that has helped ... minutes later I was glad that I took it. The Xanax blocks GABA receptors in your brain which has a calming ... may find that initially, you will have to take more Xanax to ge tthe same effect. Your brain will produce less ... produce more enzymes in your liver to break down the Xanax decreasing the amount getting into your blood where ... a point where you have found the optimal amount of Xanax and no more will be needed. This is how it was explained ... how I have watched it work for me. I think the Xanax will stop the majority of your symptoms. It has not ... fairly normal and full life. Now, I have only been on Xanax for 3 months. Others on this board have taken it ... anxiety that you have now. I am an advocate for Xanax simply because it works so well for me. I am not ... impressed with Xanax XR, because it doesn't last much longer than the regular ... Xanax . You will probably find that a lot of doctors are ... everyone updated with my future results, but as of now, Xanax has worked wonders for me!!! I hope this helps...

  71. Must get sleep
    ... I do it's now manageble. I was on heavy doses of xanax (8 to 12MG/day) for about 14 months then I stoped ... very very long time now. Shortly after I quit the xanax I went in for some pain problems that I had/have and ... explained to him that I did not want to go back onto xanax since I havnt had to take any of them in over 11 months ... about ativan is that it is a benzopine which is what xanax is. He only gave me a prescription at my request ... know how to make these Ativans actually work. With xanax I just melted them under my tongue and within 10 to ... settling of the legs, nothing. When I was taking xanax I took them under the tongue for fast relief and so ... I've always felt. What do I do at this point. Xanax is not an option, and I dont know about Ativan other...
    ... Your doctor allowed you to stop taking that much Xanax cold turkey? That is nuts. No wonder you are having ... much trouble. I think you need to get back on the Xanax and slowly taper off over time. If you weren't haveing ... is handing out. You need to either get back on the Xanax , or take Klonopin. Klonopin can help you ge through ... the withdrawls and isn't as habit forming as the Xanax . Good luck. lose the doctor, sounds like a quack...
    ... didnt tell the doctor until I had stopped taking the xanax and only a week after taking the last xanax did I ... methods of stopping people from taking medications like xanax , vicodin, norco etc..... Cold Turkey and tapering ... system rebalances itself. I've been off of the xanax for over 11 months now, so theres no way in hades ... that anohter little white xanax pill is going to cross my lips. I stopped taking ... the xanax because I didnt like the dosage that I was having ... full force. So the only option was to stay on the xanax for the time being. Eventhually however I finally ... life work. I work from home so the only problem with xanax and myself would be having to drive an motorcar, so ... cold turkey. I dont have ANY withdrawls from the xanax as it's been so long ago now. So there is no need ... to reingest any xanax for myself. I went through minor withdrawls last ... ntibiotics, but all I really want is some sleep without any xanax . Im not opposed to taking these ativans for a week ... and groan. Really I just want some sleep without xanax because I've been off of them for far too many months...
    ... fond anything that worked better than Melatonin. Xanax doesn't even compare although 12 mg may. LOL. Anyway...
    ... resolve itself, so anything that he can give me short of xanax Im just about willing try at this time so that the ... me asleep even standing up. I know that 4-6MG of xanax used to be able to do that, and I guess I was hoping ... type of drug that had the same effects without being xanax itself....
    ... starting? Your body needs sleep and nutrition. Xanax does not cure anxiety but relieves the symptoms for ... while. I never heard of a doctor prescribing that much Xanax . Stopping that large of a dose cold turkey would have ... death. I have a feeling what you were buying wasn’t Xanax and you should be grateful it wasn't. You said...
    ... event of having pain pills shortly after quitting Xanax helped you not experience some of the benzo horrors ... to what you used to take as far as equivalancy(to Xanax doses). Two mgs. of Ativan is equal to 1mg. of Xanax...

  72. I have social anxiety disorder (social phobic)
    ... What about Xanax ? It supposedly works better than the other Benzo ... OCD to be pretty bad. I guess we all do, but the Xanax has really helped. I also agree with the previous...

  73. xanax prescription
    ... xanax can be very habit forming so it does make sense but...
    ... the same thing. Your regular doctor cannot prescribe xanax for any longer than 2 months. It is advisable to see...
    ... in NJ and my regular Dr. is the one who writes my xanax prescriptions. I agree that xanax when overused is...
    ... My Doctor prescribed me xanax for over 14 months. HEAVY HEAVY doses of xanax (8 ... the 85 lbs but Im not even slightly going to touch xanax again for that problem. But I may have just been ... part of my life. To me at that point in my life, Xanax was a lifesaver, and it's a great drug if the people ... while I didnt have any really bad withdrawls from xanax , I do know of people that have taken just 1 to 3 two...

  74. Anyone Had Good Results on Meds???
    ... am unable to tolerate any SSRI type meds so I use xanax . I have severe anxiety and panic attacks which cause...
    ... a day, but I was still having to take some .25 mg Xanax occasionally. So I've gradually gone up to 1-1/2...
    ... I take Xanax and it works wonders for me, but I also know that ... anxiety dissorder, so the withdrawl symptoms of the Xanax do not bother me because I will never expereience...

  75. Stuck deep in the mudd!!
    ... you live isolated from society. I have been on Xanax for almost 7 years. I credit that for helping me go ... one has made me so sick with terrible side effects . Xanax is like Klonopin it’s certainly not a wonder drug ... increased my medication and changed it to a longer acting Xanax . I’m feeling better and getting out by myself daily...