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how safe is xanax (alprazolam)?

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Dr. Alon Seifan
12 years experience 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 chronically, it can worsen or cause very discomforting anxiety, tolerance and withdrawal when stopped.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016
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