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Olanzapine vs. Xanax for Anxiety

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Olanzapine

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Other Names: Zyprexa

Xanax

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Other Names: Alprazolam   Xanax XR   Niravam   Alprozolam   Xanor
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 13,470 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
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Olanzapine (trade names Zyprexa, Zalasta, Zolafren, Olzapin, Oferta, Zypadhera or in combination with fluoxetine Symbyax) is an atypical antipsychotic, approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatme... 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 adam
March 28, 2014
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By Dave
February 8, 2014
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Olanzapine and diabetes
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By Porky
November 4, 2013
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Lost Temper on Xanax
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October 20, 2013
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Usefull
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September 24, 2013
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xanax
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By Persistence
August 14, 2013
Persistence wrote
Xanax, Ativan, Valium, Klonopin, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Major Depression
really helps.
mary911  |  March 31, 2014
This is a really encouraging post. Thanks for writing it!
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What patients are saying about Olanzapine vs. Xanax

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consistant - and moods! I take Xanax when on prednisone so...
...the U.S. called \"Zyprexa\" - the other generic name is Olanzapine. It DEFINITELY helps sleep and keeps your sleep patterns consistant - and moods! I take Xanax when on prednisone so I...
out. I have been taking Xanax .5mg 3 times daily for over...
...taking Xanax ...doctor today and he doubled my dosage of Xanax and also prescribed Olanzapine 5mg to take nightly for 2 weeks. I am somewhat reluctant to double my dosage so he prescribed me Ci...
In my opinion Xanax is the best medication for SA but...
...have tried Nardil, Olanzapine, Clozaril, Seroquel - all ...I now take Lyrica which is somewhat helpful but can make ...social anxiety. In my opinion Xanax is the best medication for SA bu...
Do you take it for psychosis or sleep? It only helped...
...named.. Except olanzapine. Do you take it for psychosis or sleep? It only helped my anxiety slightly but olanz is a great sleep aid. Mirtaz worked on my depression but ...most logical. Xanax wou...
tonight so I'll be taking a PRN Xanax. 2mg of that and I...
...sleep tonight so I'll be taking a PRN Xanax. 2mg of that and I should sleep like ... something that sleeps well. Then I'm up early in the morning to do my exercise dvd before it gets too hot. Then ...
before you've taken xanax, was the improvement with...
...says its a combination of olanzapine and fluoxetine hydrochloride, so basically ...you mentioned before you've taken xanax, was the improvement with this ...when you used to take Xanax? Th...
I find that the xanax helps my dissociation a bit too,...
...xanax helps my dissociation a bit too, but it's not a permanent solution. I really hope you can find someone or something which helps with it all. Don't give up. I am terribly ...xanax isn't ...
olanzapine but decided to give the xanax with the abilify a...
Thanks for your input, John. He actually thought about taking me off the xanax and adding in klonopin and olanzapine but decided to give the xanax with the abilify a go and see how things...
I was prescribed Olanzapine and chlorpromazine [sp]...
...feel like xanax and valium to me ...that really rocks me is Lorazapam. I was prescribed Olanzapine and chlorpromazine [sp] whe...
olanzapine, amitiptyline, topomax, epival, abilify, aderal...
I take olanzapine, amitiptyline, topomax, epival, abilify, aderal and Xanax, but need med adjustments almost every dr appointment so...
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