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Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
8/13/2009 3:19:06 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This drug has helped me have a "normal" life again. I am not controled by anxiety anymore - I am having fun again. I even enjoy flying again. Have had no side affects. No problems.

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
8/4/2009 9:10:17 PM

Reviewer: christy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed this medication for severe panic attacks. I took 3mgs daily of Alprazolam "xanax" for a little over 2 years. After stopping this medication I currently have seizures because of this drug! In my opinion the FDA should remove this drug off the market because it permanent and long term effects on people! I know quite a few people who have a permanent problem with seizures! ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
8/4/2009 7:42:02 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
7/12/2009 2:40:19 PM

Reviewer: Phoenix, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My life was a living hell until I began taking xanax. I was in a raging panic from the moment I woke up, all day and into the night. There were times when I couldn't even remember where I had been,what I had done or who I talked to, Sleep was out of the question.. I NEVER slept more than 45 minutes and I had nightmares the whole time, my whole body shook ALL the time like I was having convulsi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
7/9/2009 6:46:02 AM

Reviewer: last of those trying to help others, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was told I have General Anxiety Disorder. I was prescibed Alprazolam. I have been taking it for almost a year and my body have slowly built a dependence. I started at .5 mg and now up to almost 4mg. Now if I don't take it I suffer from withdrawal. I have lost interest in mostly everything. I wake up early feeling like I want to jump out of my skin. Sometimes I have horrible nightmares. Days ... Show Full Comment

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