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Meprobamate vs. Xanax for Anxiety

Meprobamate

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Other Names: Miltown   Equanil

Xanax

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/ 447,663 posts
Other Names: Alprazolam   Xanax XR   Niravam   Alprozolam   Xanor
Rating: 0.5 out of 5
Based on 1,661 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 447,663 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Meprobamate (marketed under the brand names Miltown by Wallace Laboratories, Equanil by Wyeth, and Meprospan) is a carbamate derivative which is used as an anxiolytic drug. It was the best-selling minor tranquilizer for a time, but has ... Read more on Wikipedia
Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, number Availability among other generic) is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine chemical classification of psychoactive drugs. Alprazolam, like other benzodiazepines, binds to specific sites on the GABAA... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Taylor :P
July 29, 2014
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Fantastic
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Xanax, Ativan, Valium, Klonopin, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Major Depression
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really helps.
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This is a really encouraging post. Thanks for writing it!
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What patients are saying about Meprobamate vs. Xanax

125 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
great too! Xanax I do not like because it makes you feel...
...that Valium and Milltown aka Meprobamate, work the best for anxeity. I am ...and it works great too! Xanax I do not like because it makes you feel very...
my anxiety/twitches. Xanax did make me sleepy at first....
...two medications, Xanax then Meprobamate did not do anything for my anxiety/twitches. Xanax did make me sleepy at first. Meprobamate did nothing as far as I could tell. The Lexapro gave me...
short term basis? The problem with Xanax is that when long...
...really that low! Are you planning to take Xanax on a short term basis? The problem with Xanax is that when long ...And about the meprobamate, it made me depressed, have very strong...
I think the xanax is a wonderfull drug and it's helping me...
...it for. I now got xanax at very low dose and ...the difference in working is very different from the meprobamate. I think the xanax is a wonderfull drug and it's helping me very much. I like i...
has worked like a miracle for me. It effectively...
Meprobamate has worked like a miracle for me. It effectively quiets my mind so that I am no longer stressed and anxious about so many things I cannot stop worrying about. It's truly been a life saver...
instead. For a real oldie, meprobamate is also quite go...
Dancer, I recommend tried and true diazepaam (Valium) over Xanax. It is really good for anxiety even if your ...drugs instead. For a real oldie, meprobamate is also qui...
what worked for me. Xanax worked fine for many years. It...
...my mother took miltown. And when I first had a panic attack meprobamate, miltown and valium were what worked for me. Xanax worked fine for many years. It stopped a panic attack just like that....
went 24 hours between taking Xanax, so seems Lyrica may do...
...24 hours between taking Xanax, so seems Lyrica may ...excuse not to give me meprobamate which is the tranquilizer I ...time\" along with the standard \"meprobamate is too dangerous.\" I want...
trying. Xanax did not help me either. Neither did an old...
...not help me either. Neither did an old drug called Meprobamate. Lexapro...
so-so effects from meprobamate which is reputed to be a good...
...and all i got was a dull feeling of apathy and boredom, a mild depressed mood, moderate drowsiness similar to a xanax ...only have got so-so effects from meprobamate which is reputed to be a...
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