How safe is xanax (alprazolam)?

Safely addictive. Xanax (alprazolam) is safe if one does not use heavy machinery or drive while on it. It doesnt interact with too many meds. However, if used chronically, it can worsen or cause very discomforting anxiety, tolerance and withdrawal when stopped.
Xanax (alprazolam) vs. xanax (alprazolam) xr. Hello. There have been some deaths reported that were related to use of xanax (alprazolam). However, the longer acting form (xanax (alprazolam) (alprazolam) xr) does not seem to have the same legacy as the immediate release form of xanax (alprazolam).

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Is Xanax (alprazolam) safe when taken as needed?

It can be. If it is prescribed for you and taken on a limited basis, xanax (alprazolam) can be safe. However, it can also be habit forming when used for longer than a few weeks. If you have panic attacks (as on the additional clinical information you wrote) there are other treatments that would not risk this and could help your symptoms. Please consider seeing a psychiatrist for full evaluation if you haven't already. Read more...

I have been prescribed. 25 mg of Xanax (alprazolam) 3x daily for the past 9 years. Is this safe or wise?

It is a small dose. It is safe but it can be habit forming,,so when you are ready you must wean off it slowly. Read more...
Response. You do NOT indicate why you are taking the Xanax, (alprazolam) or why NOW, after 9 yrs, you are questioning the wisdom of your long-term interventions. Suggest you discuss first with the doctor who prescribed this. Read more...
Can't really tell Ca. While the dosage is relatively low, Xanax (alprazolam) is a benzodiazepine which can be habit forming and difficult to get off. For some people with panic disorder or severe anxiety, such medication may be very helpful There are other medications which can also be used. Sometimes it is a good idea to periodically taper off the medication and see if the symptoms return. Discuss all of this with your doctor. Read more...

Is klonipin safer than xanax (alprazolam)?

No. The safety of any medication depends on its use or misuse. When taken as prescribed, for the treatment of a condition for which the medication is indicated for or deemed so by your doctor and closely monitored, the safety of any medication is improved. Read more...

Is it safe to take Xanax (alprazolam) every day?

Please take your. medication as directed by your doc. Xanax (alprazolam) is addictive. Learn other ways to manage your stress. A clinical psychologist can help. Peace and good health. Read more...