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Adderall Lamictal Xanax
See below: Ambient and xaxax have the same exact mechanism of action and are addictive. I doubt the other two drugs play a role. ...Read more
Alprazolam is a short acting benzodiazepine, it does not last long in the system. So when used regularly with multiple doses to treat anxiety, it is associated with inter-dose withdrawal, tolerance and a resulting increase level of baseline anxiety. So in anxiety clinics, we use it only in cases of " flight, dentist or other infrequent anxieties, ...Read more
"Adderall feeling"?: You have not described this "adderall feeling" you're getting. But if Adderall is making you jumpy or agitated, xanax (alprazolam) may temporarily suppress this. However, if having difficulty with Adderall I recommend discussing it with your prescribing physician instead. This can be addressed without adding a potentially addictive medication like xanax (alprazolam). ...Read more
Is it ok to take 0.25mg Xanax to temper occasional anxiousness due to newly prescribed Adderall XR 30mg?
Best not: An initial dose of 30mg Adderal would be expected to cause some anxiousness. Best talk to your provider about possibly a lower dose. Xanax does not interact with Adderal in a bad way, it's just best to address the root of the problem. If you find you need 30mg, the side effects are likely to diminish with time. ...Read more
My son was in the ER last night for a reaction to his Adderall after they give him Xanax (alprazolam) about 1130 last night he is seen things?
Ur 7 y/o son: Is very young 2 take 3 powerful psychotropic medications: xanax, (alprazolam) Adderall & trazodone. Hallucinations may happen in a child whose brain is in development when taking 2 many psych meds. Ur son's psych meds regimen needs 2 b reviewed. Get an other child psychiatrist if his current doc is not doing it. B proactive for ur son 2 b helped the right way. Best wishes 2 u & ur son. ...Read more
Can I take Nyquil with 2 mgs of Xanax (alprazolam) for sleep about 7 hours after taking my last 30 mg dose of Adderall IR? I am only prescribed Xanax (alprazolam) not Adderall.
Not recommended: Nyquil is risky w/ both the other drugs. Risks high BP w/ Adderall and can cause confusion, dizziness, etc w/ Xanax (alprazolam). W/o a Rx, you ought not take Adderall anyway. These are serious drugs, be careful. Your body is a valuable possession, take care of it! Be well! ...Read more
Russian Roulette: You are not ok if you engage in this type of behavior. You are old enough to have heard that mixing alcohol with other CNS drugs is dangerous and that mixing uppers and downers is bad. Although there may not be a reaction this time, eventually there will be...And it will be bad. ...Read more
????: These are three psychoactive drugs. You will have to ask the doctor who prescribed them. ...Read more
Is it ideal to perscribe someone Xanax (alprazolam) 1mg x3 for anxiety and then add Adderall for attention issues?
Ideal = add therapy: Nearly all research agrees that the ideal way to address psychological problems includes good psychotherapy. Whatever your medication needs, without CBT type therapy, you will not learn important skills for managing your life and symptoms. The combo you mention has no dangerous interactions. Adding Tx will optimize gains. ...Read more
I was prescribed lamictal for my anxiety. 25mg 1st week. 50mg 2nd week. 75mg 3rd week and 100 mg 4th week. I take Xanax. 25 mg now. Combination ok?
For over 5 yrs I was prescribed both Adderall XR 30mg and Xanax (alprazolam) 1mg by fam dr. Now seeing diff dr and he said these 2 meds no good together?
True: Everyone is different, but generally these medications work at cross purposes, as Adderal is a stimulant and xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative. The concern is that neither will work as well as it should, and you will have more side effects than with either alone. It is hard to switch tracks after 5 years but I would give your new doctor a chance ...Read more
It depends....: Most rehab places will try to get you off any meds that have addictive potential and that includes xanax (alprazolam) and adderall. It may be possible to find a place that will work solely on getting you off the drug you feel you are having the problem with, say, alcohol, and let you stay on Adderall if they see that it's neccessary for you in order to work at your job. Xanax, (alprazolam) I don't know. Good luck! ...Read more
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You have options. ..: There are many physician offices, group practices and clinics that offer addiction medicine services, including medications and counseling. You will want a knowledgeable evaluation of your medical, mental, and substance use history before starting any medication assisted treatment to go along with your twelve step facilitated group therapy. ...Read more
In your system or on: Your person? If you have stolen or illegally obtained xanax (alprazolam) ; Adderall - that is a crime. If it is picked up on a urine drug screen ; is not prescribed for you there may be a cascade of negative effects (are you on parole? In a drug treatment program? Applying for a job? Have a job you may lose?), if you use good judgment then you will not face this type of dilemma. ...Read more
Sign of Addiction: It is always a red flag when a patient has numerous addictive medications and numerous different doses of the same medication. This red flag, to anyone who cares about health and especially mental health, would cause me to have a very compassionate but frank discussion with you about mixing a stimulant with a sedative or two different forms of the same sedative. This is not good medicine. ...Read more
Ok when I take my Adderall in the am it is fine than three hours later I start feeling weird an I take a small dose of Xanax (alprazolam) an it helps?
Wierd on Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is a stimulant, so it increases arousal state. As a result, some people can develop anxiety. If xanax/alprazolam resolves this sensation in you, this may be the case. Even if this is the case, please call your doctor/prescriber to discuss your medication reaction. ...Read more
Today I took 20mg Adderall ir at 9am 20mg Adderall ir at 215pm at 315pm itook 3mg of Xanax (alprazolam) at 535pm I took 30 mg of Adderall ir and At 12am 3mg xanax (alprazolam).
How might the absence of any noteworthy ill effects be explained, given moderate/heavy daily alcohol use & 5+ yrs. Of Adderall XR & Xanax (alprazolam) XR?
Long term effectsBAD: You may feel alright for now but long term it is going to affect your body. Long term abuse of alcohol can cause liver disease and Cirrosis. And you also get addicted to alcohol and prescription drugs Xxanax and Adderal. And if you stop abruptly you will get withdrawl symptoms. It is advisable to get off these if possible at age. 35. Discuss with your doctor what choices you have ...Read more
My girlfriend is prescribed pristiq, (desvenlafaxine) tamazapem, and vyvanse. I just disovrred she's lso taking xanax, adderall and ativan...how serious is this?
Very: Serious- she is abusing her medication and needs psychiatric evaluation. ...Read more
What are the potential risks of moderate/high daily alcohol use combined with taking Rx meds Adderall XR (30 mg, 2x/daily) & Xanax (alprazolam) XR (2mg, 2x daily)?
Major consequences: Combining alcohol in any quantity together with prescription medications & especially those that affect the brain can result in complications. When the quantity of alcohol is as high as you imply then, complications are magnified and can include death. Whoever's involved should seek professional addiction counseling. Questions? Www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR to make an appointment. ...Read more
Why don't medicines work on me? I've taken medicines such as Vicodin, Xanax (alprazolam) and Adderall and Advil but it doesn't work. Nothing has ever worked on me.
Multiple meds.: Agree with dr. Pappas. Would be helpful if you let us know why these meds. Are prescribe. ...Read more
I take 60mg Prozac each morning and 20-50 mg of adderall a day and 2mg of Xanax (alprazolam) at night to sleep. Xanax (alprazolam) isn't helping can I take on more 1mg tonight!
Stop the madness!: You are on major medicines from a competent physician and are asking doctors who don't know you for permission to take more meds??? Sleep is necessary for good health and disrupted sleep needs to be treated. Perhaps your meds are causing the insomnia, or stimulant drinks, or stress, or psychiatric disease itself. Call the prescriber to discuss this, and quit trying to circumvent him/her. ...Read more
Multiple addictions: To begin with you mentioned two legitimate therapeutic drugs and then two social drugs that you're addicted to. Booze ; nicotine are both serious addictions but both have very different approaches. Too much to go into here. Adderall and xanax (alprazolam) are very different drugs. If they're being prescribed legitimately you need to talk to your doctor and be honest. Good luck again much too much cover. ...Read more
See a specialist: In addiction treatment. The alcohol and Alprazolam need specialized treatment in order for you to safely withdraw. Adderal can simply be stopped, and there are many ways to stop smoking. There are many chemical dependency treatment programs and your access depends on your resources, insurance etc. Www. Asam. Org and www. Aaap. Org can give you names of addiction physicians in your area. ...Read more
Is it common for a person to be prescribed Xanax (alprazolam) 1mg, lamictal XR 25- 100mg, seroquel 150 & 200mg, & luvox 100mg tablets on a daily basis?
It: It is common for a person to take several medications. While the final decision of what medications to prescribe or not prescribe rests with the treating physician who has thoroughly examined the patient, it is important to keep in mind that the frequency of side effects depends on the number of medications that the person is taking. I cannot comment on the specifics or the suitability of this medication regimen for this particular case because I have not examined the patient and do not know the relevant medical history. However, the medications that you listed have the following main uses: xanax (alprazolam) is to treat anxiety, Lamictal is to treat seizures and may be beneficial in preventing bipolar illness, seroquel is to treat schizophrenia and several other conditions, including bipolar illness, and Luvox is an antidepressant that belongs to the ssri class. Hope that helps but please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have more questions. ...Read more
Can I take 10 mil of Adderall with 10 mil Buspar (buspirone) and. 25 of Xanax together. Sometimes I get testy and anxiety and confused?
Are you stating that: You become testing, anxiety ; confused with this combination of meds- if yes, discuss with your doctor. Checked this with a drug interaction checker ; no significant interactions were noted with buspar, (buspirone) Adderall and xanax. However, that is not a 100% guarantee. ...Read more
Are there any dangers of taking both Xanax and adderall together. I'm mainly concerned about if it could cause heart issues or a heart attack?
Reconsider: Stimulants have good cardiac safety in young, healthy people. Adderall and Xanax don't have dangerous interactions, but the combination is concerning. If one has definite ADHD then an adequate dose of stimulant ought to significantly calm anxiety. If not, then psychotherapy is indicated. Last choice if above insufficient then longer acting med in Xanax family better than very short acting Xanax. ...Read more
What to do if I have a friend who has bipolar disorder and panic disorder. Why would he be on all the above meds plus Xanax (alprazolam) and adderall?
Not knowing what he is taking, but mixing adderal and xanax (alprazolam) is lunacy.
Adderal and like meds are not only contra indicated in bipolar, and if you love your panic attacks, you are in for lot more fun.
Where do you live in United States where your treatment is as you said.
I should open my shop in that neighbour hood, just so, I could get famous and rich.
Good looks! , I already have. ...Read more