Please tell me if there are any medications similar to klonopin and xanax (alprazolam)?

Similar ? 50 year old, wants to know about, valium Librium serex Ativan tranxene, besides knowing xanax, (alprazolam) a short half life drug and klonopin, the long half life drug. If you are taking both, you must be using two different physicians. That means you are unreliable patient. There exists no psychiatric illness, nor there exists an addictive disorder that justifies the use of long and short acting benzo.

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I'm 24wks pregnant I took a 2mg Xanax (alprazolam) I'm prescribed klonopin when they test the meconium can they tell the difference between klonopin and xanax (alprazolam)?

Benzodiazepines. . Why r u taking any benzodiazepines while pregnant? These need to be prescribed by your doctor/np. 2 mg of xanax (alprazolam) is about equal to 20mg of valium. Benzo is a benzo. Just asking u to do this with your medical professional and not 'just take.'. Read more...

Are the side effects of klonopin similar to taking xanax (alprazolam)?

Yes and no. Xanax (alprazolam) is a very short acting benzodiazepine and Klonopin is longer acting. Xanax (alprazolam) is much more addictive if used long term, but may act quicker. Neither is good long term as you develop tolerance meaning the same dose is no longer effective. It is better to fo find an antidepressant or a wide variety of other anti anxiety medications. Read more...
Xanax (alprazolam) For the most part, yes, but depends on dosage and length of time on the medicine. Read more...

Take 3mg Xanax (alprazolam) XR daily. 2 weeks ago ran out & took 2 1mg klonopins from a script 2 years ago. Drug test for job 6 days later will kpins show up?

Benzos and UAs. Yes. Of course. These drugs, especially with any history of use can be picked up from one to six weeks after use. My experience is that with a chronic benzo history the likelihood is six weeks more commonly than one. Read more...