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Serax vs. Valium for Anxiety

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Serax

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/ 1,594 posts
Other Names: Oxazepam

Valium

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/ 302,649 posts
Other Names: Diazepam   Mogadon   Diastat   Valrelease   Antenex
Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 1,594 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 302,649 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Oxazepam (marketed in English speaking countries under the following brand names Alepam, Medopam, Murelax, Noripam, Opamox, Ox-Pam, Purata, Serax and Serepax, and as Sobril and Oxascand in... Read more on Wikipedia
Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as... Read more on Wikipedia
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kind of doctor can prescribe Serax? Well, it is just simply...
What kind of doctor can prescribe Serax? Well, it is just simply a benzo, so a ...almost the same thing as Valium, as it is its metabolite, ...4 to 14 hr vs. Valium's regular 36 to 200 hr....
Currently she's been taking 1 mg of Valium for five days to...
...- 1mg x 4 plus Serax - 7.5mg x 2 per ...a 24 week switch to Valium and taper. The Valium 1mg ...than 5 years for sure. Currently she's been taking 1 mg of Valium for five days to try and ease...
better shape. My doctor used serax to stop me from going...
...Been through cold turkey from xanax- seizure ended up in hospital for 3 days Been through cold turkey from valium(10yrs use) ...used serax to stop me from going completely crazy from the valium...
longer worked my doctor put me on Serax. When the Serax no...
...worked my doctor put me on Serax. ...to be a tranqulizer it has a calming affect on the vestibular nerve. At Mass Eye & Ear it was discovered that I had a mild vestibular abnormality. In...
to crossover to valium from Serax and split the doses...
...most difference? [...], I take the Diazepam more then 2 times ...do, you can tackle the valium, Serax taper. They are both a ...is easier to crossover to valium from Serax and split the dose...
taper, starting with 20mgs valium. Completed after about...
...relatively low dose of oxazepam(SERAX) app 15mg/day for about ...I was hooked. Withdrawal was so terrible. With some help started a slow taper, starting with 20mgs valium. Completed after about ...
tapered off of it using the valium crossover method. It is...
...sounds like a stroke waiting to happen. About the Serax: I've seen people here who have tapered off of it using the valium crossover method. It is another benzo and had all...
appropriate if you were taking serax it 2-3x a day. But...
...more appropriate if you were taking serax it 2-3x a day. But ...don't see switching over to valium once a day as being ...to clarify, you are not addicted to them, you are...
him to put me on serax...I feel kind of dumb because...
...sleep, I started taking melatonin on the nights ...had barely any affect. I am not sure if my MD will switch me to valium... He is my new MD ...convince him to put me on serax...I feel kind o...
taper, starting with 20mgs valium. Completed after about...
...relatively low dose of oxazepam(SERAX) app 15mg/day for about ...started a slow taper, starting with 20mgs valium. Completed after about 6months. (Jan ...drinking for 5months. Feeling bad but...
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