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Anxiety (also called angst or worry) is a Psychology and Physiology state characterized by Somatic nervous system, emotion...
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Pristiq
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Other name: Desvenlafaxine (Desvenlafaxine)
Other name: Alprazolam (Alprazolam)
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Desvenlafaxine (brand name: Pristiq), also known as O-desmethylvenlafaxine, is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor class developed and marketed by Wyeth (now part of Pfizer). Desvenlafaxine is a chemical s...
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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...
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Desvenlafaxine (brand name: Pristiq), also known as O-desmethylvenlafaxine, is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor class developed and marketed by Wyeth (now part of Pfizer). Desvenlafaxine is a chemical s...
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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...
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pristiq and xanax. It does help the pristiq work better....
" I take it with pristiq and xanax. It does help the pristiq work better. It is more expensive of a copay than my other meds, but my doc writes for twice the milligram and I cut them in... "

I will eventually go off of the xanax. The pristiq has...
" ...ssni now. Pristiq. It helps me a lot, and I take abilify and xanax. Which both help me. I will eventually go off of the xanax. The pristiq has qualities for helping with anxiety so that... "

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sure. I take the Xanax at night because it helps me sleep...
" ...anymore) and my doctor put me on Pristiq 50mg and xanax . The pristiq is working good but after a couple of months now I am not so sure. I take the Xanax at night because it helps me sleep .... "

me. I have only been on xanax, never valium, sorry...
" I am so glad the pristiq is helping you and that your ...good. It helped me. I have only been on xanax, never valium, so... "

and Xanax at night time. This all seems to be working for...
" ...100 mg of pristiq every day too. That alone did not help so much but ...tablets, Clonidine, and Xanax at night time. This all seems to be working... "

abilify and xanax. Which the combination is great. I hope...
" Your copays on pristiq may be on the high ...I also take abilify and xanax. Which the combination is great. I hope that you like pristiq. It has worked wonders for me. ... "

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and Xanax as needed work for me. Pristiq also worked...
" ...have had severe anxiety and ...Seraquel and Xanax as needed work for me. Pristiq also worked great but it was so expensive and my phych switched it to Seraquel at night, which also helps me... "

as well. I've been taking Xanax for 14 years and it works...
" ...Xanax for 14 years and it works great, but after all that time the doctor will put me on an AD that works for anxiety. I got another month's sample free today, and then I'll see if my insurance wi... "

I was actually doing better on just the Xanax as...
" ...day on Pristiq and was one of my worst days in a while. I had a horrible panic attack and was convinced I was having a heart attack. I had ...medication. I was actually doing better on just the ... "

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that worse, but my doctor gave me Xanax to help me fall...
" ...I have been taking Pristiq for 5 days and it is working well. There are side effects - nausea, dry mouth and major loss of appetite (I've lost 4 pounds ...but my doctor gave me Xanax to help me... "

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