Side effects of xanax (alprazolam)?

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What are side effects of taking Xanax (alprazolam) or loritab if they are not prescribed?

Very dangerous. Both are controlled substances and should only be taken under the advice physician. Xanax (alprazolam) or Alprazolam is a benzodiazepine medication, is habit forming and can result in sign. Sedation.. Lortab, an opioid, is habit-forming and can result in sign sedation. In larger doses both can cause difficulty breathing, and when used IV in combination are common cause of accidental death by overdose. Read more...

What are the side effects of methadone and Xanax (alprazolam) when they are taken together?

Sedation,and others. Sedation, confusion, lethargy, tiredness, yawning. Increased risk of dependence and addiction. If addicted to either, stopping use is difficult. Withdrawal symptoms can be very uncomfortable. Nausea, vomiting, chills, cramping and aching pain, restlessness, insomnia, agitation, hallucinations and seizures. Very dangerous combination. Read more...

How long will lingering side effects last. After taking Xanax (alprazolam) I did a fast taper and want this b over next friday can not come soon enuf?

Depends. First of all you did a good thing by stopping xanax (alprazolam). Drugs like this shouldn't be taken on a regular basis except in certain circumstances. Benzodiazepines can cause dependence, tolerance and withdrawal, and can interfere with sleep quality. The length and severity of withdrawal depends on the amount of time you were taking the drug and the dose. Be patient you should eventually feel better. Read more...

Bad side effects/ possible withdrawal from xanax (alprazolam). Taking. 5 mg day for 2 mths. Feel horrible! Please recommend taper/help. Dr. Says Xanax (alprazolam) is safe.?

Possible Taper. I'm guessing that you take xanax (alprazolam) for anxiety. If you are only taking it once a day, withdrawal is unlikely given it's effects are a short couple hours. If you are taking it more than 2 x's a day then you may be having wd sx's.Generally a taper is by 0.25 to 0.5 mg a day for 1-2 weeks, then lower by the same amt every 1-2weeks until off the xanax (alprazolam). Please talk to your practioner for other options. Read more...

Is Valium safe for occasional use for muscle spasms? Scared of side effects. I have taken xanax (alprazolam) in the past with no issues.

Muscle relaxant. Why not use a standard muscle relaxant first before valium? Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium work but the overall for occasional use, a medication like Baclofen might be better. Hey....its not a bad one. Baclofen is one we actually put inside the spinal cord to help paraplegics. So it might be worth a shot. Read more...
Anxiety, Depression. I understand your concern. Thank you for informing about Depression, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, and use of Omeprazole, Xanax (alprazolam) and Nadolol. Valium is safe for occasional use for muscle spasms. Nadolol side effect may be anxiety and depression Gastroesophageal reflux is likely due to Anxiety Xanax (alprazolam) helps with Anxiety. See Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Therapy, and monitoring of Medications. Read more...

What side effects can I expect from Xanax (alprazolam)?

Xanax (alprazolam) Side effects include sedation, dry mouth, nausea, headaches, lack of focusing, change in taste & smell senses, most of such effects are uncommon & dose-related. Read more...