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Sugar Land, TX
A 27-year-old male asked:

My doctor prescribed 40mg omeprazole in the morning. also, he prescribed celexa 20mg and xanax (alprazolam) xr 1mg in the evening. any thoughts as to the safety of this combination? i get anxiety taking drugs.

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine 46 years experience
No big prob: See no significant risks for interactions. The drugs you were given for the most part are for anxiety.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry 50 years experience
As above : All medication can have side effect , but we take them when we need them. Medication that r written by u prescriber it make more sense to ask him /her about the safety issues . That way u show them u trust and appreciation . I am not aware of any drug interaction among these medication . However, people reaction can vary. If u notice any adverse event talk with u prescriber.
Last updated Apr 25, 2016

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