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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Swapna Vaidya
17 years experience Psychiatry
Weaning off Xanax (alprazolam) : Yes it would be advisable to wean off under the supervision of a doctor - abruptly stopping xanax (alprazolam) can be dangerous and there is a high ri ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Possibly: It is rarely a good idea to stop taking most psych meds suddenly. You are taking 0.375 to 0.5 mg of xanax (alprazolam) for only a month. I don't have ... Read More

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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Yes, you can: Better, gradually taper the Xanax (alprazolam) down to zero. The manufacturer's recommendation is 0.5 mg at a time, every 3 days. Good luck.
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Dr. Tariq Halim
14 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly...: I would recommend cutting down back to 1/2 for a night --> 1/4 for a night --> stop. In actuality, you can discontinue it immediately since you ... Read More
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A 82-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Benzodiazepines: It is a big dose for an elderly person (or anyone else for that matter). 0.25mg TID would probably be more appropriate. She can discuss with her doc ... Read More
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Dr. Matthew Smith
40 years experience Psychiatry
High: Everyone is different, so it is difficult to say that this dose is excessive. However, it is on the high side, and thereby causes concerns about side ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Sterling
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She Needs An Update!: If she's taken it for a while & can act normally with usual memory and can walk straight,then she's been able to handle it.But that doesn't mean s ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
OK: It's ok to start with half a pill. Suggest being careful with xanax (alprazolam). Do not drink alcohol with it. Xanax (alprazolam) can be problematic ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Sudden withdrawal: It can be harmful to abruptly discontinue xanax after taking it regularly for a period of time. Hopefully you can convince your prescribing physician ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Follow psychiatrist: Your psychiatrist knows your health much better than any one of us on this forum can. You should follow your doctor's advise. Wish you good health! - ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
23 years experience Psychiatry
Wierd on Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is a stimulant, so it increases arousal state. As a result, some people can develop anxiety. If x ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam): This is not a high dose. Hope u r working closely with your doctor & counselor on cognitive therapy which is essential to concur your fears/anxieties ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
38 years experience Addiction Medicine
Possibly unrelated: to the Xanax (alprazolam) and could be due to a different underlying problem. I would see your physician for an evaluation.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Overdose: As you are still alert, dial 911 for emt.

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