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Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
3/1/2015 10:15:48 PM

Reviewer: jimboz01, 65-74 Male 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:
..tried everything. MOST effective for anxiety

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
1/10/2015 12:22:58 AM

Reviewer: eddie, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My experience with this medication has help me more than any other treatment I have tried.

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
1/1/2015 8:57:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
You will experience withdrawal symtoms for months to years should you get off this drug. Just be aware of this before using.

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
8/14/2014 11:39:08 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Xanax--this time--going on 14 years and do not know what or how I would function without it. Of course, my tolerance has increased, therefore, my dosage has done the same but this medication works well for me. I am finishing up on 8/15/2014 my first round of a 7-week, 5 days per week radiation, in addition to 2-weeks on/2-weeks off, then 6 straight week-days of chemo (cisplatin & ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
6/16/2014 10:11:21 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have dealt with anxiety for many years and have been on and off Xanax, as needed. Since I lost my job my anxiety has gone through the roof, causing panic attacks, chest pain etc. I'm on it again, 1/2 of .5 mg twice a day and it is a blessing so far. It enables me to have a fairly normal day and helps keep the negative thoughts away. It's a low enough dose that I can play with it a little ... Show Full Comment

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