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1mg klonopin makes me feel down at times. Is Xanax (alprazolam) XR or diazepam a better long acting benzo? I've tried Xanax (alprazolam) before & never felt like this. Switch?

Talk to your dr . You may to switch meds, add one or drop one. Your psychiatrist can decide what to do based on your history. Are you exercising, eating regularly and drinking enough water. . Read more...

I am taking xanax (alprazolam) 1mg and sometimes I feel like I need more so would switching too klonopin be better?

Xanax (alprazolam) Dependence. Let Wise Woman within you ask: •Severity of Anxiety symptoms for taking Xanax (alprazolam) 1mg •Severity of impairment of functioning •Dependence •Use of Alcohol or drugs •Tolerance due to which you want to switch to Klonopin To see Psychiatrist for: •Therapy for stresses in your life •Breathing and Music Relaxation •Visual Imagery •MeditationYogaTai Chi •Decreasing dose of Xanax (alprazolam) •Follow up. Read more...

I am switching from 0.25 mg of Xanax (alprazolam) per day to 0.25 mg of Klonopin. Do I need to taper or can I simply switch and if tapering how would I do it?

Xanax (alprazolam) to Klonopin. The Klonopin has a longer half life so it will last longer so you can just switch. The klonopin though still addictive is slightly less so than the Xanax (alprazolam) and therefore a little safer. Read more...

I'm on klonopin 1mg 3 times daily... I still have panic attacks I was wondering if upping the dosage would help or switching to Xanax (alprazolam)?

Klonopin (clonazepam) Dependence. Let Wise Man within you ask: Stresses causing panic attacks-Relationships, marriage, separations, work, finances. • Duration and Dependence on Klonopin • Side effects • Use of Alcohol, drugs • Tolerance if thinking about upping the dosage , or switching to Xanax (alprazolam) • Both Klonopin and Xanax (alprazolam) are Habit forming Discuss with Psychiatrist •Decrease Klonopin dose •Therapy •SSRI medications •Relaxation. Read more...

How do I taper off Xanax (alprazolam) while trying to switch to klonopin?

Xanax (alprazolam) Depends on current dosage, how long u have been on xanax, (alprazolam) & what other medications are used concurrently. Work with your prescribing doctor. Read more...

Is lorazepam most similar to xanax (alprazolam)? I know duration is longer but is it the closest one in this class of drugs? Klonopin doesn't work

Xanax (alprazolam) Lorazepam is similar to Xanax (alprazolam) in that it has a short half life which means it seems to work faster but doesn't last as long, This makes these more addictive. Klonopin and Tranxene have a longer half life which takes longer to work but lasts much longer and is still addictive but less so. Read more...

How long do benzodiazepine withdrawals last? Tapered down off of klonopin and took Xanax (alprazolam) as needed after (usually. 5 mg every 3 days); its been rough

May take a while... There can be both physical as well as psychological dependence. If your life is harried and you have taken a lot of klonopin (clonazepam) for some time. it may take longer. The need for treatment may be evident and hope you have been seeing your doctor. Would get further advice on treatment from your doctor or psychiatrist. Best wisehs. Read more...