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Alprazolam And Sertraline
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
Is it safe to take all thse meds. together? TEMAZEPAM, LEVOTHROXIN, Alprazolam, SERTRALINE, LISINOP
Be careful: temazepam and alprazolam are in the same class of medications called benzodiazepines. They are habi-forming sedative-hypnotic medications that are prescribed for sleep, anxiety, and sometimes other conditions. The combo of three anxiety meds: temazepam, alprazolam, and sertraline, should be done with good medical supervision. Ask your doctor about non-drug ways of treating anxiety. ...Read more
Can you tell me is there any side effect of tablet alarm plus( sertraline 25mg and 0.5mg alprazolam?
Every medication has: side effects, and combination medications have the side effects of ALL the medications in the combo. They are also almost always inappropriate medications to start people on, since they fix dose combination in ways that might not be what any specific patient needs. The best answers come from the prescriber and/or dispensing pharmacist, and that's who you should be asking. It is a very long list. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Xanax/Zoloft: Sure, but need face-to-face evaluation first.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have read conflicting articles on prolonged qt and sertraline. Does it cause a prolonged qt? Also can Xanax (alprazolam) xr?
Sertraline yes: Xanax (alprazolam) no. All SSRI/SNRI antidepressants have been associated with prolonged QTc intervals, but it is usually dose related, and rarely occurs at lower ends of the dosage range in most people. If there is a history of prolonged QTc syndrome in your family, or you have had symptoms (palpitations, dizziness, fainting, lightheadedness, unexplained seizures), have ECG monitored. No reports with Xanax (alprazolam). ...Read more