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Xanax vs. Zolpidem for Anxiety

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Xanax

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Other Names: Alprazolam   Xanax XR   Niravam   Alprozolam   Xanor

Zolpidem

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/ 13,375 posts
Other Names: Ambien   Ambien CR   Stilnoct   Edluar   Stillnox
Rating: 3 out of 5
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
Zolpidem (Ambien, Stilnox) is a prescription drug used for the short-term treatment of insomnia, as well as some brain disorders. It is a short-acting nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic of the imidazopyridine class that potentiates Gamma-Aminobutyri... Read more on Wikipedia
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By adam
March 28, 2014
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blabla
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By Porky
November 4, 2013
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Lost Temper on Xanax
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By Persistence
August 14, 2013
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Xanax, Ativan, Valium, Klonopin, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Major Depression
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This is a really encouraging post. Thanks for writing it!
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What patients are saying about Xanax vs. Zolpidem

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never snorted zolpidem, again take it oral..benzos arent...
...take benzos orally, its the ...benzos go well. itonly takes 1-2mg xanax to get a buzz non ...temazepam is plenty also. never snorted zolpidem, again take it oral..benzos arent too euphoric, j...
going back to Valium from Xanax. It seemed that it had...
...with going back to Valium from Xanax. It seemed that it had ...the prescribed dosage. I think since the Benzos & zolpidem target the same GABAa receptors that this may very...
it didn't work well for me so I switched to temazepam...
...auf your tolerance to Xanax. In my experience it ...the other benzos too. I tried zolpidem, it didn't work well for me so I switched to temazepam and later to nitrazepam....
of Xanax, I am going to give you Klonopin since it...
...has more potentiall for abuse? I am ...lol, because I have panic attacks and he told me \"instead of Xanax, I am going to give you Klonopin since it has ...to give me ambien (zolpidem) to sle...
drug doesn't work, I will being going back to the Zolpidem...
...I'm taking are lorazepam. Lorazepam is used for the short-term treatment of anxiety, insomnia, acute seizures including status epilepticus, sedation of hospitalised patients as well as sedation of ...
drug doesn't work, I will being going back to the Zolpidem...
...I'm taking are lorazepam. Lorazepam is used for the short-term treatment of anxiety, insomnia, acute seizures including status epilepticus, sedation of hospitalised patients as well as sedation of ...
and zolpidem I have problems sleeping so my friend gave...
xanax and zolpidem I have problems sleeping so my friend gave me a few small red pills which he said would help. I ...but it did nothing. I was wondering if I took a .25mg of xanax with would it...
taking instead 3 xanax and it works well but is very bad...
...has decided that I am addicted to it??? really I just had a sleep study which proved to them that I have insominia. They still won't pay for ambien, but put me on a generic Zolpidem which does not...
nothing has worked. Xanax is great too, but I don�t want...
...have always had sleep issues and now that I�m on an SSRI for anxiety, the sleep (or lack off) is a bigger issue. I find Zolpidem is the best. I�ve tried ...has worked. Xanax is great too,...
to those. Have you discontinued the Xanax, do you feel...
...it sounds to me as if you've been suffering inter-dose withdrawal from the Zolpidem.  Using Valium as a pain pill for your headache is not a ...to those. Have you discontinued the Xanax, do you...
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