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  1. Klonopin - VERY odd experience.
    ... someone compare their experiences with Klonopin and Xanax ? I have used Xanax many times in the past to assist ... it only made it worse because of these symptoms. Xanax works like a dream for me, only sometimes producing...
    ... I have never tried xanax although I hear it works for alot of people.I have ... be different for everyone klonopin did for me what xanax did for you sounds to me like you should see if your ... doctor will give you xanax back I would of wigged out feeling like you did on...
    ... not function on that drug at all....I was like you, Xanax was the one and only thing that ever worked for me ... . So I just went back to my Xanax and then when I didn't need it anymore I weaned off...
    ... another benzo could make me feel so different than Xanax , given that they all act in similar ways. I've only ... that he doesn't like to give out prescriptions to Xanax , especially to people my age (twenty-eight). It's ... effects of this stuff today. I'm tempted to pop a Xanax (another bad day) but I don't want to mix all of this...
    ... 100%, just because some people have problems with Xanax there are Dr.'s out there that won't prescribe it...
    ... they couldn't really tell me the difference between Xanax and Klonopin (besides "Klonopin lasts longer"), I...
    ... the elimination half-life is thirty to forty hours! Xanax ,alprazolam by comparison, has a half-life of eleven ... that Klonopin is listed as a long acting benzo and Xanax as short acting. So, given that information. The ... help me sweat it out), hopefully it'll be ok to take Xanax tomorrow if I need it. In all reality, it's probaby...
    ... and I know others that get the zombie feeling from Xanax and it didn't do that to me at all. Everyone is different...

  2. Help, I Had A Re-lapse Of Depression-anxiety Today
    ... to be very cautious about the benzos. I've been on Xanax for over a year now. My doctor prescribed them to ... forward to it. But I have to. I plan to be free of Xanax and get my perscription of zoloft up'd to take it...

  3. Not doing so well
    ... doing well without meds for about 3 years except for xanax when needed. This passes week I suffered a complete...
    ... while driving. Nothing would help anymore not even the Xanax . I hope this isn't the start of a horrible relaps...

  4. Went to the doctor, finally! Questions about meds.
    ... attacks. I've taken benzos in the past (Ativan and Xanax ), and am well aware of the problems that can arise...

  5. What IS the best Anti-Antiety (or depression) Pill for YOU?
    ... pills (anti depressant's really). I currently take Xanax as needed and find I need it more and more and don...
    ... anxiety/panic problems for about 13 years. I only take Xanax as needed and I really am careful to not take too...
    ... doing great on a small dose of Zoloft (25mg) and .25 Xanax as needed (which is less and less the longer I'm on...

  6. Not getting any better
    ... and it seems to be working, but I have not taken the Xanax since Jan....
    ... get out, that's what they're there for. Benzos like Xanax and Valium are pretty inexpensive. Keep us posted...

  7. i wish it would stop
    ... LEAST 2 MAJOR ATTACKS A DAY. STARTED CYMBALTA AND XANAX . NOT SURE CYMBALTA WORKING, XANAX IS MY LIFE RIGHT ... NOW.OUT OF WORK FOR 4 DAYS COULDN'T FUNCTION. XANAX AT LEAST GETS ME THROUGH THE DAY....

  8. Shaky after stopping beta blockers?
    ... take a maintenance med (everyday med) so I just use Xanax once in awhile for my anxiety. I hope you feel better...

  9. Anxious upon waking?
    ... when you wake up you have rebound anxiety? I take Xanax , so I'm not really familiar with Klonopin, but if ... I have a bad spate of anxiety and take more Xanax than the usual one or two a week, I notice when it...
    ... do, I feel awful. My Dr. wants me to take my first xanax as soon as I awake. That's one thing he didn't have ... into. :) The rest of the day I don't seem to need the xanax nearly as much. I'm one of those people that depression ... world for me after 20 years of waking up running for a xanax . I also take a large dose of elavil at bedtime. I...

  10. Feeling good on Lexapro!!
    ... normal to have occasional bad days still. I have " Xanax " days usually every 2 or 3 weeks, but it does get...

  11. Eureka! I've Found Mine Finally!
    ... the rest of the saying. My Pdoc wanted to up my Xanax again (yikes) since I have constant anxiety. I wasn ... remember me, three years ago I was at 1 1/2 mgs of Xanax daily for two years. This past year, my GP kicked ... to the curb since he wasn't too keen on prescribing Xanax on a continous basis and referred me to this Pdoc ... . Well, the Pdoc upped me from 1 1/2 of Xanax to 3 mgs a day. (Oh, by the way, I never couldn't ... anxiety free, but I didn't even have a need for a Xanax . Wow - I felt so happy, I just wanted to tell the...
    ... the dosage the Pdoc prescribed for me was 1mg of Xanax 4x day, and 300mg of Neurontin 4x day. I take my ... 1mg of Xanax in the morning along with a Neurontin and I'll tell ... the weekdays while at work, I'd be taking another Xanax around 10:30, then another around 3:00 and another ... since I've been taking this Neurontin, I take my 1 Xanax and 1 Neurontin around 6:00 a.m., and all of a sudden...
    ... one time in quite a horrible state, needing several Xanax es a day. I seriously doubt any placebo effect could ... be stronger than an anxious person's need for a Xanax ....
    ... a lack of natural gaba and that is why drugs like Xanax and SSRI's help many anxiety sufferers...because they...

  12. Chest Pains
    ... what I do, and if the pain is still there, I take a Xanax . One of those two meds always does the trick for...
    ... thinking its just another panic attack. i have to take xanax for mine....
    ... thinking its just another panic attack. i have to take xanax for mine. Hi all...something tells me if it's a...
    ... thinking its just another panic attack. i have to take xanax for mine. Yes it is totally awful. My hubby...

  13. Xanax & Adderall
    ... a cold, or diet pills, coffee, etc.). I take just Xanax , as needed for my anxiety and it works great for me...
    ... but it actually made it worse and finally went to Xanax . As a personal side note….For you senior members ... Now my question at hand. My doc has since prescribed Xanax 0.5 to take as needed along with Adderall 10 mg bid ... the adderall as prescribed, but at times I take the xanax to calm me down. Yes, I don’t get the old “rush ... but I can't help but feel uneasy that with taking xanax and adderall that my brain is receiving mixed signals ... scared of the long-term affects. I don’t take the xanax that often. Maybe 3-4 times a week. So here ... culmative (occuring after years after being on a drug). Xanax will only be a short term solution. Besides dependancy ... if the adderall has caused this anxiety condition, Xanax will only be a bandaid that can wear out someday....

  14. .5mg xanax
    ... understand the question, but if you take .5 mg. of Xanax a couple of times a week, I do not think you would...

  15. anyone dizzy/lightheaded all the time?
    ... ear infection?? i know that if i take a low dose xanax i feel better until the pill wears off. i also go...
    ... but alas, my ears always were fine at the doctor. Xanax makes me feel better too, but if you need it too often...

  16. Always Anxious
    ... tingles in fingers,sob,etc. i just started cymbalta and xanax with a little relief.I was on celexa for 5 yaers and...

  17. Needing some reassurance please!
    ... like Paxil, etc. I still just treat my anxiety with Xanax as needed and I try to get through my episodes of ... distract me from the worry. I go ahead and take a Xanax if I think it might progress to a panic attack. I...

  18. Xanax and Benadryl
    ... Livelife2love... Hey there, just a note to you, I am on xanax daily, and I have to take benadryl because of sinus...
    ... Just because you've taken Xanax before and were not allergic, doesn't mean you can ... allergic....you can become allergic.............why take Xanax anyway?????????? Soooooooooo addictive...........
    ... Just because you've taken Xanax before and were not allergic, doesn't mean you can ... allergic....you can become allergic.............why take Xanax anyway?????????? Soooooooooo addictive........ ... out there. No one would take Benzos, including Xanax , if the "other meds" worked for all of us!...

  19. Why so phobic
    ... brutal for those of us with anxiety.. i would not take xanax for months because i read the side effects that "could...

  20. Need relief from anxiety
    ... having really bad anxiety, called the doc, he put me on xanax during the day. I feel like the xanax didn't do any...
    ... First, Benzo (Klonopin and Xanax ) are one of the worst longest lasting withdrawls...
    ... probably having rebound effects during the day because xanax has such a short life span. Thoughts on this? :)...
    ... how much xanax were you taking, why did they think you needed to...
    ... and it did give me a rebound affect, I would avoid xanax , I'm less sure about the klonopin but whenever I have...
    ... to take either clonzapam (generic for klonopin) or xanax the first few weeks until the zoloft kicked in......

  21. Anxiety/Lexapro
    ... it for depression and it seems to go well with my xanax that I take for my anxiety so far. It's really to...
    ... right! Thank you! :) C.L. navarro-- I also take xanax with my lexapro, I feel fine, except for that eye...

  22. Passing out from Panic/Anxiety Attack???
    ... my best to control it with breathing, sometimes a Xanax etc. Finally, I pass out, fall to the floor, have...

  23. anyone ever....
    ... if i turn my head too much or fast. ive been given xanax and with that i feel alot better. i also have klonopin...

  24. Xanax "as needed" Questions
    ... hi, I have been taking xanax for about 3 yrs right after my son was born,i was...
    ... I am wondering, for those people who take Xanax "as needed" just how often you take it and how much ... hear of what things you do before reaching for the Xanax . . . what things work to settle yourself down. ... be anxious about. I really have it pretty good. Xanax helps me tremendously and truth be told, I would love ... really don't want to take anything other than the Xanax . So, can anyone think of anything that I may be ... I would truly appreciate it. Benzodiazepines like xanax are probably the best "as needed" medications for ... You mentioned you don't think it's right to take Xanax on a daily basis. If it works don't worry so much ... about what might be right or wrong. Taking Xanax daily is no different than taking Lexapro daily. Just...
    ... probably am way too hard on myself about taking the Xanax . I know it helps me and I know that I feel so much...
    ... I kow how you feel. I have had .5 mg prescrip of Xanax for three years "as needed," and I too feel guilty...
    ... my anxiety was the worst, I would put off taking a Xanax even though it always made me feel better. Was afraid ... cycle on my own. I got through my wedding without a Xanax (being a shy person I definitely thought I would need ... like that make me know that I can do this without the Xanax . This past anxiety attack was very scary, but I just ... anxiety. It will pass." I ended up falling asleep, no Xanax . The next day, I was still very nervous that I was...
    ... I got through my wedding without a Xanax (being a shy person I definitely thought I would need ... like that make me know that I can do this without the Xanax . Wow...I can't even count on one hand how many ... Xanax I literally ate the day of my wedding, LOL. Good job...
    ... I have .5 mg xanax on a 'as needed' basis , up to 3x a day. Mornings...
    ... I am prescribed .5 mg of Xanax as needed. Like others have said, I feel better...
    ... There are days that I don't need the Xanax but this month for example I need it everyday. Don ... 't beat yourself up for taking Xanax , it does help when nothing else can. I exercise eat...
    ... I think what is bugging me most about the Xanax use is that during the month of January, I only had ... the choice of having a crappy day without taking the Xanax or having a semi-productive day and taking it. I...
    ... feel pretty good most of the time, I feel like my Xanax need should wear down to nothing, to where I don't...

  25. xanax.vs.xanax xr or clonopin
    ... side affects was worse then any. i'm taking .05 reg xanax now 4 times a day but doc said if it dont work very...
    ... and so all much the same, klonapin lasts longer than xanax , xanaxXR is overpriced and not worth the extra money...
    ... As with Paxil CR, I don't think Xanax Xr is necessary. The regular Xanax because it absorbs ... absorbs a little slower but lasts longer. Klonopin and Xanax are probably the most prescribed benzos. Both meds...
    ... I also have tried Xanax and Klonpin. The poblem with Xanax is it is out of...
    ... Is Klonopin the same type of med as Xanax ? Is it a valium type med that you can take as needed ... or is it more like Paxil? The Xanax worked very well for me, but my MD doesn't do refills ... Lexapro and Paxil had an awful effect on me and the Xanax when needed was just enough to get me through the...
    ... benzo. I take the generic of klonopin and have used xanax ...I feel like most of the others that the klonopin...
    ... benzo. I take the generic of klonopin and have used xanax ...I feel like most of the others that the klonopin...

  26. finally giveing in [medical advice?]
    ... but I can't. However, I guess I am lucky. I take 1mg xanax four times a day and 10mg lexapro. I have felt my ... anxiety get better with the xanax . I don't feel anything when I take it. Not drowsy...

  27. What med has worked best for your anxiety ?? Confused!
    ... t create any extra anxiety or mania. I've got Xanax but that is just a temporary helper for me. I appreciate...
    ... want you can give it a try..I would also keep the xanax at hand in case there are some side effects you can...
    ... on the first try, LOL I'll def. be sure to keep xanax handy to get me through the beginning... Thanks...
    ... It sure gives you a wonderful sleep!!! As far as Xanax vs. Klonopin, Xanax was designed to leave your body ... mg of Seroquel and get nearly the same relief as a Xanax Talk to your Doctor about this!! Good Luck, Mr...

  28. Quick ? re Xanax
    ... xanax on a regular basis as prescribed by a doc is perfectly ... safe and doesnt accumulate xanax taken during a panic attack should be disolved under ... unfortunately I dont have access to medical journals but xanax is being mentioned a lot lately, suggesting its being ... docs for anxiety and panic attacks problem is that xanax has a reputation that scares some anxiety sufferers ... taking it theres nothing special or different about xanax however, its just 1 of many valium type meds, any ... would help just as much and be less scary to take xanax was originally promoted as a special cure for panic...

  29. Questions About Benzo's
    ... I was taking 1mg of xanax 4x's a day, which helped with anxiety, but caused...
    ... Basically, they're equivalent. 1mg of Xanax =10 mg of Valium If you were taking 1mg of Xanax...
    ... antipsychotics) in addittion to the valium ( instead of xanax , which was causing SEVERE headaches) has helped me...

  30. Breathing Exercises for Anxiety
    ... did work....so try that instead of reaching for the xanax ...if you are in a place or position to where you cannot ... if thats a symptom or not. i try not to rely on my xanax no more than i have to....as i am terrified of getting...

  31. anxiety cause head picking?

  32. lexapro and itching
    ... You mentioned on another thread that you had to take Xanax while on Zoloft. Is there any way that you could ... just take Xanax as needed and not go through all these problems with...
    ... from the anxiety. I might have to try getting by on xanax only. I just might have to take one every day for ... that. I'm not really scared by what I read about xanax and dependency/withdrawal, etc. I know it works for ... for me. Does that make any sense? I know you take xanax only. Is your doctor okay with that? He'll keep...
    ... My current doctor prescribed Xanax in December '04 to take along with Paxil. After a ... me off of the Paxil. He has continued to refill my Xanax and we haven't discussed it since. When I run out...

  33. Blood Test
    ... this. Do you think it would be alright to take a xanax ....
    ... I took a Xanax before my blood test. Don't stress about the blood...
    ... I took a Xanax before my blood test. Don't stress about the blood ... take one so i'm less stressed out no need stress out xanax makes me very calm....
    ... this. Do you think it would be alright to take a xanax . my daughter too is terrified of needles a new doc...

  34. Buspar buddies
    ... a doctor that really comprehended that I was given xanax . This is absolutely the only drug that has ever helped...

  35. I just feel broken.
    ... meds wouldn't have work. I also take a small dose of Xanax (as needed) 0.5mg when I feel extra anxious.........

  36. PunkDizzle...Need Advice
    ... I read on another post that you are still taking Xanax ...I am too...about .5 2 to 3x's a day...I have been ... feeling really badly latley... Xanax not really cutting it...Anxiety or the other thing ... Just wondering from your personal opinion if the Xanax helps with symptoms of both disorders...sorry trying...
    ... Tiggerredz, my guess would be that if the xanax is not cutting it for your anxiety you may need a ... would have to talk to your DR about.. if the xanax is not helping with the other problem we are both ... 2. for muscle spaz 3. to help us sleep.. the xanax does nothing for my other problems Sx unless it has ... feelings sometimes.. but my guess is if your DR ups your xanax dose and you still feel crummy.. its not the anxiety...
    ... .stress....Prolonging treatment....Relying on the Xanax to help with the anxiety...I just got my does upped...
    ... can kick up a flare (which is also why i stay on the xanax ) yeah that is so hard to figure out if the weakness ... is because of a flare or because of the xanax /anxiety.. or just the normal weakness that goes along...

  37. I'm starting to have major anxiety / CT test this afternoon!
    ... that I'm starting to panic. I am afraid to take a Xanax because I will be getting the injection & worry about...
    ... i have had a CT scan and MRI while on xanax no interaction with either of the dyes they injected...
    ... injection and CT scan with injection both while on Xanax and was fine...The CT injection was wild...when they...
    ... lots of xanax will help and wont cause any problems, tell them you...

  38. Xanax withdrawl?
    ... dose needs upping or it wont work at any dose your xanax doses have always been very small and I doubt the ... pharmacist, if you can find 1 who will talk to you xanax and lexapro go well together...
    ... helping me greatly. Thats why I'm trying to get off the Xanax totally and only take it when I need it. I just find ... times I get the night sweats, I had stopped taking the Xanax . Maybe I'll call my doc tomorrow and see what they...
    ... though he was out of town!) and he told me to take a Xanax yesterday and see what happens. So I took half of ... night. So its definitely some form of withdrawal from Xanax . He said I can wait it out and hopefully it won't ... long or we can try giving me Klonopin and getting off Xanax that way. I think I'm going to wait it out and see...

  39. Xanax..temporary relief?
    ... austin - I take Xanax "as needed." I take Lexapro which helps my anxiety ... situations I just needed an extra "kick," like flying. Xanax is a very good temporary fix....
    ... austin - I take Xanax "as needed." I take Lexapro which helps my anxiety ... situations I just needed an extra "kick," like flying. Xanax is a very good temporary fix. Thanks man.. out of ... curiosity.. how many mgs of Lexapro and Xanax do you take?...
    ... at 10 and worked up to 20 after about 2 weeks. My Xanax is .5 mgs. I have been taking it for almost 3 years...
    ... I take .25 xanax when needed and even when it is needed sometimes I ... prevent it. I guess a lot of people become addicted to xanax and I think those people don't truly need it in the...

  40. Just started Xanax for anxiety...
    ... From personal experience, I always sought out Xanax for sudden usage. So I don't know how well it works...
    ... often make your anxiety worse at first ativan and xanax are valium type meds and always help with anxiety...
    ... way. But, it could be that you are sensitive to xanax and just cant take it....
    ... I am only goint to take the Xanax twice a day. In the morning & when I get home from...
    ... weeks ago for depression and anxiety, but instead of xanax I take Klonopin .5 mg every evening and it has a nice...
    ... So now, I take 1 Celexa in the morning with 1 Xanax ... then if I feel I need it, I will take 1 more Xanax...
    ... Xanax is an as needed med. It shouldn't actually be taken...

  41. Difference between these two benzos
    ... What is the difference between Klonopin and Xanax ? Which is better?...
    ... probably chime in a answer that.. i have only used xanax because it works for me with no side effects so i...
    ... for me...I couldn't function I felt like a zombie. Xanax on the other hand worked great for me...no problems...
    ... For me Xanax made me feel very sedated, and it wore off too quickly ... to use it daily, but if its a once in a while thing xanax is better in my opinion...
    ... never tried xanax kolonopin was my wonder at very low dose 0.5mg am...

  42. Safe to Take Beta Blockers?
    ... ardiologist will give you a very low dosage. I also take Xanax when needed...the other anxiety meds I tried did not...
    ... I took it as prescribed which was "as needed" with xanax "as needed" too. the results seemed to be good....

  43. ANXIETY help it's controling my life!
    ... months i gained 20 pounds. I asked my doctor about xanax for my anxiety but said it's too addtive and paxil ... to go back to my doctor and see if he can put me on xanax . Paxil did not help me get my life on track. I can...
    ... work.......you need something else. And by the way, Xanax is such a huge help with anxiety. As far as becoming...
    ... work.......you need something else. And by the way, Xanax is such a huge help with anxiety. As far as becoming...

  44. I need someone to talk to
    ... and NP both said they arent worried, they gave me xanax but I dont like that feeling that it will give me...
    ... welcome, I think xanax as needed plus relaxation will help it may help to...
    ... and NP both said they arent worried, they gave me xanax but I dont like that feeling that it will give me ... that before. It is definitely our hormones and the xanax will probably help you feel a little better. If it ... medicine, but you just may need something. Try the xanax and see how it does first. I hope you feel better...
    ... old till now 27. I was on 80mgs of paxil and 60 mgs xanax a day....the weight gain the problem sweating ect...

  45. Anxiety and Travel
    ... to hear that I'm not alone with this thing. I carry xanax with me when I travel, but I never take it. I'm afraid...
    ... Wow, I don't think I could get on a plane without Xanax anymore, but I used to do it, so i'm sure I would ... survive. I HAVE to take Xanax when I travel, and it doesn't dope me up, probably...

  46. Any luck with "no weight gain"?
    ... anxiety worse because of the energy surge so I am on Xanax XR 4mg daily. Plus I am on Oxycontin 80mg daily,...

  47. where to turn "lost"
    ... can function and tolerate it. I also take .5mg of Xanax as needed, mostly when I go to sleep. (Haven't had ... when I slept, hasn't happened since I started the Xanax .) ((((Ruby))))) Sorry to hear about your situation...

  48. doc is cutting back my xanax
    ... this is an example of how xanax or any other benzo should not be used, IMO were you ... on 2 mg a day? dont stop the xanax suddenly...
    ... this is an example of how xanax or any other benzo should not be used, IMO were you ... on 2 mg a day? dont stop the xanax suddenly i dont know hry33, this is how i have...
    ... increase the dose i went blonkers. the nurse is saying xanax is like a bandaid just temporary but if it's the only...
    ... sound to me like it works for you if you still need Xanax . Basically what I understand is that if you have a ... good AD, you should rarely have to take Xanax . It took me three tries, but I finally found one that ... works and now I only have to take Xanax as needed rather than every day. I am totally ... comfortable with Xanax as needed for the rest of my life, but my biggest...
    ... that is what happens with short acting benzos like xanax and ativan. you build up a tolerance and need more...
    ... increase the dose i went blonkers. the nurse is saying xanax is like a bandaid just temporary but if it's the only ... often and it lasts longer in the body. I started on xanax and was taking 3-4 times a day like you and then my...
    ... that is what happens with short acting benzos like xanax and ativan. you build up a tolerance and need more...
    ... This is my first post and new here. I have been on Xanax one mgs 4x/day for 16 years, startwed me off w/ 0 ... adjust the dosage now going on 5 years. The thing w/ Xanax is this if stoped sudenely a person could the worst ... that beleives in this medication cause some don't, Xanax is the only drug that stops me from having panic attacks ... . Xanax is a drug that was suposed to be used short term only...

  49. Panic attack/hyperventiliation- please help!
    ... cardiologist prescribed me atenonol to take then a xanax to take only in emergency. But, with the atenonol...

  50. Docs want me back on meds - Effexor, Paxil? nervous.
    ... helped, although withdrawal was terrible. I've got Xanax , which really does help.... but I'm hoping for something...

  51. Wondering about anxiety meds
    ... doctors perscribe AD medication and some perscribe Xanax . I've read a few posts where doctor perscribed Xanax ... criteria for using one med over another. I remember using Xanax a few years ago prior to surgery and I remember it ... Wellbutrin?? I am embarrased to come right out and ask for Xanax . I feel there is such a stigma now and doctors are...
    ... take consistently without major side effects has been Xanax and along with that he also takes Serezone. Even ... though he has been on Xanax for a long time now his doctor's always try to every ... medicine. That and the fact that so many people use Xanax as a recreational drug. They end up ruining it for...
    ... prescribe an antidepressant only for anxiety and no xanax or any other valium type meds this is despite the ... that works for you it will help them more than any xanax type med, IMO do try to get some xanax or similar...

  52. Is Klonopin Or Ambian Better For Sleep Problems Due To Celexa?
    ... I still wouldn't sleep. My doctor also gave me Xanax which would put me to sleep for a couple of hours...

  53. Hope is gone.. please just someone read and help
    ... much anxiety, well they do me, get your hands on some xanax or valium, and above all, knowledge will beat this...

  54. ER last night
    ... remember you are not alone! Have you thought about Xanax or another type of anti-anxiety when the attacks start...
    ... I was properly diagnosed. Did your dr give you any xanax ? I would suggest taking half of one before work.....

  55. Gad? ....anyone Else Out There Have This???
    ... everyone he talks to tells him that he should try xanax for his anxiety but he has a history of addiction...

  56. nervous nervous NERVOUS!!!
    ... I like to be by the window. I will be eating Xanax and listening to music, but I hope hope hope it goes...
    ... xanax will get you there although its now politically incorrect...
    ... Hi mjewel, Take the xanax , But tell the airline how nervous you are and im sure...

  57. Week 4 of Zoloft, Please help
    ... for the first time since I was on Zoloft I took a Xanax with the hopes of being able to fall abck to sleep...
    ... thinking about going back to 50 for a while, taking xanax as needed as both meds go well together, dont be too ... proud to take xanax when its needed :) is the pain coming from muscle...

  58. Few questions about Drugs
    ... hoping others can help me out. I have been taking Xanax .5mg 3 times daily for over a year. It did really ... visited my doctor today and he doubled my dosage of Xanax and also prescribed Olanzapine 5mg to take nightly...
    ... xanax is like valium zyprexa is a newer antipsychotic, ... halve the dose for the first week or so, also the xanax will help in getting used to it cipralex takes about ... properly and should be taken daily, when working, less xanax should be needed...

  59. Benzo Fatigue
    ... took me about a week to get over the fatigue that xanax caused me.. it will still make me a litte tired at...

  60. Anxiety and Exercise
    ... system depressents. That's what my doctor gave me, Xanax . I don't think that general perscription targets any...

  61. Anxiety attacks while driving
    ... thinking that perhaps if I could use a small dose of xanax or a similar medication, to just desensitize myself...

  62. Fear Of Being Sick etc.
    ... side effects from medication. Benzodiazepines ( Xanax , Ativan, etc) are a good start for someone who is ... effects last about 3 or 4 hours. I started out with Xanax but was getting to the point that I needed to take ... 5 months and I feel better than ever. I still take Xanax occasionally, but I almost never feel nauseous anymore...
    ... it brings on a panic attack so I must resort to Xanax which I'm trying hard to wean off. Tell me if we...

  63. Does anyone use Xanax XR for GAD
    ... insurance wont cover it.. so i just stick with the reg xanax 3 to 4 times a day.. i still have some of my XRs...
    ... always heard that Klonopin lasted a little longer then xanax .. (just what i have read no idea how true it is) ... the xanax was a little sedating the first week i was on it. ... as i was given the XR after i had been on the reg xanax for a few months and the sedating reaction had worn...
    ... xanax XR is often very expensive and I doubt its any better...
    ... you thought my post was a good one:) About the Xanax XR. I am also taking that... I'm taking 1.5mg per ... (which has been a lot lately!) I took regular Xanax in the generic form and then moved on to the brand ... name Xanax XR. I CAN tell a difference between the generic and ... panic attack, it wouldn't be good if you took the Xanax XR while you were at the store, because it would not ... work, sometimes I'll want it to kick in FAST, and the Xanax XR just isn't fast enough.. so I have some left over ... generic Xanax that I'll take in those situations. My Dr. thinks ... me like what you were describing. I feel that both Xanax XR and Klonopin could benefit you. It's definitely ... worth discussing with your Dr. Xanax XR for me is great. It does give you good coverage ... doesn't work as long as they say it does. IMO the Xanax XR lasts much longer than Klonopin. Also, some don...

  64. zoloft with ativan
    ... can you take zoloft and ativan. I am out of xanax ....
    ... can you take zoloft and ativan. I am out of xanax . I have before and I'm fine ;) Melly :)...

  65. anxiety and pms
    ... I am the same. I take Xanax as needed and it seems that most of the pills are...
    ... Does the Xanax really help? Do you have many side effects with it...
    ... The Xanax helps alot. I only take 1/2 of a .05mg (which will ... can eat and eat and eat... If you decide to take Xanax for PMS, read up on the drug thoroughly before hand...

  66. Can I Take Celexa and Xanax? is it possible? or can they interract
    ... can anyone tell Me if celexa can be taken with xanax ? i am supposed to start celexa and am scared since ... i a having xanax withdrawals and lowered my xanax dose to wean off it soon. I've taken both Celexa ... and Xanax at the same time and I had no problems. I'm pretty...

  67. Took 1mg of Ativan...
    ... when i expressed my worry about becoming hooked on xanax .. i am one of the people that is "dependant" on...

  68. Buspar
    ... hadn't read about Buspar. My doc wanted me to take Xanax , but I was afraind of becoming dependent on it. Buspar...
    ... That's why I want to give Buspar another shot. The Xanax works, but I'm afraid to take it too often and if...
    ... for about 4 months or so. I just take the Cym and Xanax as needed. Have you ever taken that? If so, do you ... feeling great the last day or so and I had taken a Xanax 2 days in a row for anxiety. If you are seeing...
    ... know you were not taking WB- sorry! I have taken xanax but only a few years ago after my Mother passed away...
    ... Hi Sadie Yes, the Xanax does help with sleep. I think I'm having rebound...
    ... me on it, because I have devoloped a tolarance to Xanax (I just took 1.5 mg and it didn't do much). We are...

  69. Zoloft taking a YEAR to work? How to cope?
    ... can see... when I try to do my usual things without xanax it feels crappy... thank yew....
    ... 8 weeks is the max time to try an antidepressant xanax is very helpful, carry a few tablets with you whenever...

  70. Klonopin (clonazepam) -- how long does it take to work?
    ... depression than the others). Ativan is very similar to Xanax , and is only half as strong for panic.. ie. .25mg ... of Xanax =.5mg of Ativan. It is not metabolized in the liver ... ... It's not "as good" for panic, Alprazolam ( Xanax ) is the better alternative, IMO It's always best...
    ... tablet, so we'll see how that works). I shall ask for Xanax at my next visit (if not sooner -- I'm still quite ... weak). Did you mean that Xanax is not metabolized in the liver? :) Thx again....
    ... You can make all the benzo's equal. .5mg of xanax =1mg of ativan .5mg of xanax=.25 mg of klonopin ... .5mg or xanax =5mg of diazepam It helps you get a better gauge ... were taking 1mg of Klonopin, you would need 2mg of Xanax . If you were taking 1mg of Klonopin you would need ... depression issues. A psychiatrist I talk with says Xanax can be useful for depression; although, it is not...

  71. college and anxiety...
    ... Definitely a "what if" thinker. You're on the Xanax and Zoloft, so I would tend to agree with the other ... everyone at least trying. Is it possible to up the Xanax on days you have class? Right now I'm off all my ... and Elavil... I'm hoping to try Paxil CR with my Xanax XR. You aren't alone in this, believe me! ... May I ask what doses of the Zoloft/ Xanax you are taking?...
    ... morning and I take 1 to 3 pills of a 0.25mg dose of Xanax . I was on campus today, but soon as class was about...

  72. Ativan vs Xanax-- please help.
    ... Ok, I've taken xanax before and it's helped me, but it was a while back ... you know? Anyway, I've heard on these boards that xanax seems to be more habit forming than Ativan, so I guess...
    ... both very much the same. I take alprazolam (generic xanax ) and it works great for me. I've read on the board ... that ativan lasts longer than xanax , but I don't know if that's correct or not. I don ... 't believe I've ever taken ativan, just xanax ....
    ... I have taken both and I like Xanax better. it seems more "powerful" to me for some reason...
    ... have taken both and for me Ativan wins hands down. Xanax did help with my symptoms but only make them better ... feel like me again. ANd yes, it does last longer than Xanax . Both can be addictive but if you take the lowest...

  73. does anyone else have this
    ... you to get calm.I was wondering about taking a few xanax before my appt. I sure hope high blood pressure isn ... 't a side effect of xanax . I have a doctor's appt next week and i know it will...
    ... When I do have to go to the doc I take one of my Xanax before going..it does help some. I have to go next...

  74. I want off all meds
    ... now I want to stop my meds. He first started me on Xanax .5 , he told me to take 1/2 a pill 3 times a day and ... an Ambiain script and told me to not take the whole XanAx at night. I didn't listen to him and for 2 weeks I ... took both the Ambian and the Xanax at night. I stopped the whole Xanex and just took ... the Ambiain. I wanted to stop the Xanax and the Ambian(i ran out ) so I did cold turkey after ... back to the Dr. and told him I wanted to stop the Xanax and the Zoloft. He said taper off the Xanax and told ... hard it is to come off of and started weaning off the Xanax , 1/2 pill twice a day. What I am reading is scaring...
    ... dr for anxiety/depression and he wanted me to take xanax for two weeks three times a day and paxil for nine ... to handle my anxiety in a non drug way. I now take xanax just when i feel i absolutley need it and for the...
    ... felt better a few days later. I am taking .25mg of Xanax one in the morning and 12 hours later another. I still ... the Ambian at night. I am going to cut back on my Xanax a little at a time and take some 5 HTP 50 mgs twicw...
    ... dr for anxiety/depression and he wanted me to take xanax for two weeks three times a day and paxil for nine ... to handle my anxiety in a non drug way. I now take xanax just when i feel i absolutley need it and for the...
    ... now I want to stop my meds. He first started me on Xanax .5 , he told me to take 1/2 a pill 3 times a day and ... an Ambiain script and told me to not take the whole XanAx at night. I didn't listen to him and for 2 weeks I ... took both the Ambian and the Xanax at night. I stopped the whole Xanex and just took ... the Ambiain. I wanted to stop the Xanax and the Ambian(i ran out ) so I did cold turkey after ... back to the Dr. and told him I wanted to stop the Xanax and the Zoloft. He said taper off the Xanax and told ... hard it is to come off of and started weaning off the Xanax , 1/2 pill twice a day. What I am reading is scaring ... alot to keep up with!! Bless your heart!! I prefer xanax at the onset of panic. I have had the same script...

  75. bad anxiety
    ... to me. I went to my DR and he wanted to put me on Xanax for two weeks and Paxil for nine months and then wearning ... exercises two times a day and keeping more busy and takin xanax as needed. To be safe i am going for a stress test...
    ... maybe the dose was wrong paxil isnt addictive but xanax and ativan can be if taken at too high doses you...