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Restoril vs. Xanax for Anxiety

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Restoril

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/ 10,388 posts
Other Names: Temazepam   Normison

Xanax

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/ 471,992 posts
Other Names: Alprazolam   Xanax XR   Niravam   Alprozolam   Xanor
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 10,388 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
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Temazepam (trade name Restoril, number Availability) is an intermediate-acting 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine. It is mostly prescribed for the short-term treatment of Insomnia in patients who have difficulty maintaining sleep. In addition, temazepam 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 adam
March 28, 2014
adam wrote
blabla
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By Porky
November 4, 2013
Porky wrote
Lost Temper on Xanax
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By Xanax
October 20, 2013
Xanax wrote
Usefull
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By nurse jaime
September 25, 2013
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insomnia
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By MO JOHN
September 24, 2013
MO JOHN wrote
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 Restoril vs. Xanax

1,695 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
the Xanax, because I was started on Restoril 7.5mg)...My...
...I cold turkeyed....(which in reality was about 2 or 3 weeks after I stopped the Xanax, because I was started on Restoril 7.5mg)...My MRI was normal. I was only having the squeezing at that point,...
was prescribed Xanax in 1996 when my brother was murdered....
...Xanax in 1996 when my brother was murdered. Have been on it ever since. I have tried to get myself off this only to find myself on the floor at work with my head busted open, spent 3 day's in hospi...
for the next couple of months....and it tends to work...
...the noise-cancelling....and restoril (temazepam) for a few months.    I then switch from restoril to xanax at bedtime for the next couple of months....and it tends to work as ...half a xanax to ...
months. When it stopped working, she switched me to Restoril...
...which did not work well for me and even worse made me so tired the following day! When I called her back, she gave me Xanax 1 mg which worked quite well for a few months. When it stopped...
off Temazapam (Restoril) with the UK method of using Valium...
...can I ever relate! I recently weaned myself off Temazapam (Restoril) with the UK method of using Valium, then tapering that. Sorta ...bit of Valium. I take Xanax for anxiety when needed so ...
40mg. My pdoc changed me from ativan to xanax .5 4x a day...
...xanax and it continues to change and improve daily. I hope Josh that your new meds work for you as well as mine have for me. My life is truely changed! I felt terror 24/7, unable to go out usually ...
to Trazadone, to Ambien, to Xanax, to muscle relaxers....
...they have \"been there done that.\" No doctor can tell you what WILL work for you...they can only make recommendations. That is why I advise doing some research. Each person is different, and what ...
klonopin or xanax in my opinion. it does help with anxiety...
...reckon you already know that) its not as potent as klonopin or xanax in my opinion. it does help with anxiety but wasnt effective enough for me. hell....not much is. it...
are taking but Xanax helps my anxiety and panic attacks-...
...the meds you are taking but Xanax helps my anxiety and panic attacks- in fact, I haven't had a panic attack in 10 years. Restoril helps me sleep. Antidepressants did...
run, but for now Xanax works Best for me. I liked Restoril....
...moreso of Diazepam than Xanax as I find its ...long run, but for now Xanax works Best for me. I liked Restoril. I just couldn't get past the rebound being worse than Xanax and it wasn't a sleep...
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