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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alon Seifan
12 years experience in Neurology
Safely addictive: Xanax (alprazolam) is safe if one does not use heavy machinery or drive while on it. It doesnt interact with too many meds. However, if used chronic ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sharon Bass
27 years experience in Family Medicine
Anxiety: Xanax (alprazolam) is for the short term treatment of anxiety.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
Xanax (alprazolam) is : A controlled substance that has to be prescribed by a doctor with a dea license. Start by seeing your doctor, describing your problem, and getting ex ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience in Family Medicine
Benzodiazepine: Xanax (alprazolam) is a benzodiazepine that has a fairly short half-life. This can increase the risk of addiction to the medication. There are other ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Miles
46 years experience in Psychiatry
Anxiety: Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat anxiety.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Because of the short half life and rapid onset, this particular drug is more reinforcing than the other benzos. If you are on Xanax (alprazolam) and ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lim
33 years experience in Family Medicine
Xanax (alprazolam): Absolutely! it belongs to a class of drugs known as benzodiazepines, such as Valium and ativan, (lorazepam) and is a schedule IV drug, requiring a sp ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sara Buckley
17 years experience in Clinical Psychology
At a pharmacy: With a prescription. Xanax (alprazolam) is a controlled substance and is not available without a prescription.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Xanax (alprazolam): For anxiety, especially panic disorder.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Ament
57 years experience in Psychiatry
ANXIETY: Xanax (alprazolam) is usefulin reducing anxiety. However, if anxiety is a problem, the cause of the problem is important -because when you know how so ... Read More
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