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A 24-year-old male asked:

Is it safe to take xanax (alprazolam) and lexapro together?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
It is safe: There is no drug interactions and these drugs work on different receptors. Always ask your doctor for more information about your individual situation.
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Dr. Jerold Kreisman
Psychiatry 49 years experience
Yes: ok to combine xanax can help acute increases in anxiety, used periodically; overuse can lead to dependence lexapro should be taken every day, is not habit-forming, and should decrease chronic anxiety and depressiion
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