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can xanax be used for long term treatment of general anxiety/ panic disorder . ?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: In the past Xanax has been used for general anxiety/panic as a primary medication. However, most providers today would use other medications for daily use.
Answered on Aug 31, 2019
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