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A 39-year-old female asked:

I took xanax (alprazolam) about 4 hours ago for my anxiety and then just took 5mg of melatonin to help me sleep tonight. is it safe to take these drugs together?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Yes: These agents with no cross react or interfere with each other's activity. The pattern you used is common and you have no worries here. It is safe to take them together.
Last updated Nov 13, 2020

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