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How long can you take Xanax seems to be only thing that works for anxiety

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
fairly soon: Usually within 30 minutes. Hoping the xanax (alprazolam) you're taking was prescribed to you.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fani Manney
30 years experience Neurology
Very effective: Should experience benefit with first dose. Recommend that this medication be taken under the care of a psychiatrist.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monya De
Dr. Monya De answered
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: On the individual. For some it would last longer, and some, shorter.
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Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam) effects: Commend yourself if you become aware of onset of anxiety Xanax (alprazolam) helps with symptoms of Anxiety-marked worrying, muscle tension, brooding , ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marie Beasley
11 years experience Psychiatry
Typically 1 month: After a month of regular use of Xanax your body can become dependent on it physically. The psychological dependence can be very strong with Xanax as ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Kibrick
45 years experience Clinical Psychology
Within a few days: Zoloft (sertraline) has a half-life of 26 hours, so the dosage adjustment will "kick in" in a few days at most. You don't mention your dosage of Xanax ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience Dentistry
That depends: On other factors as well. Also are you presently on any other medications? Is drinking = 1 beer or a six pack? More information needed. Hope thi ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lexapro (escitalopram): Generally, I utilize cognitive behavioral therapy (or some other related type) as an adjunct to almost every treatment I prescribe. In panic disorder, ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Andrews
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
No, : No, it is not safe for your stepmother to take your medications, regardless of what they are. If her doctor wants her to take something, he or she wil ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Phenibut: Being a natural GABA derivative with less potential for dependence, it can work for anxiety. Advise u to use only as needed, and combine that with cog ... Read More
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