Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

whats the correct xanax dose for acohol withdrawl

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Discuss w/ Dr: The Dr who prescribed is a good source for this advice. It's part of their professional responsibility to patients. It also can build the sort of rela ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience Psychiatry
Unlikely: Xanax (alprazolam) dose is very low and duration is only a week. Stopping abruptly should not be a problem. You are not addicted based on what you say ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
No...: It will not. Rest assured..
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
It depends : Assuming the taper was done reasonably slowly and depending how long you were taking the higher doses of Xanax, it would be unlikely that stopping thi ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Duhaney
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be but...: Xanax (alprazolam) tends to be a short acting med so a withdrawal after 1 or 2 scattered doses is not typical. Usually folks who take the medications ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary p Marshall
37 years experience Clinical Psychology
Drug induced Seizure: Xanax (alprazolam) is very addictive and you can get dependent on it very quickly, need higher doses. Eight weeks is a long time and withdrawal can c ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Tell your Dr.: He/she will help you with a tapering schedule that will get you off safely and comfortably.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: Xanax (alprazolam) and Clonidine are often prescribed for withdrawal.
1
1 thank
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam): If prescribed by your doctor & for short period of time. Also, keep in mind that if used on regular basis, that you have to taper the dose gradual ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
Seek detox help: Even though your dose of Xanax has been low I think you should be very careful about possible withdrawal symptoms. Xanax generally should not be stopp ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam) withdrawal: Withdrawal symptoms vary & may include aches & pains, blurred vision, agitation, depression, dry mouth, dizziness, electric shock sensations, ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month