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Pls help. xanax (alprazolam) no longer an opt 4 treatment. i felt so productive taking it. can any1 recommend similar medication that's effective 4 gen. anxiety?ty

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Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
Psychiatry 19 years experience
Xanax (alprazolam) must b stopped: I'm sorry that you need to stop a medicine that you've found very helpful! There are many, many different medications to treat anxiety, including meds that are in the same class as Xanax, (alprazolam) and others that are in different classes. There are also multiple helpful talk therapies. I would set up an appointment with your md and discuss the available options & assess, with your doc, which wld b best 4 u

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