Dormicum vs Xanax

Dormicum
(Rx)
Xanax
(Rx)
Dormicum is an anesthetic and a sleep medication.
Xanax is an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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Not Available
October 16, 1981
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,025 Discussions
614,589 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
#2 for Sedation
#3 for Anxiety
#4 for Sedative
#6 for Seizures
Dormicum is prescribed for Insomnia, Sedation and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is used in Sedative.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Depression
#4 for Panic Attacks
#5 for Insomnia
#6 for Panic
#7 for Seizures
#9 for Dizziness
#10 for Panic Disorder
#11 for GAD
Xanax is prescribed for Anxiety, Depression, Withdrawal Symptoms and Panic Attacks and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dor
Euphoria
9
Weakness
4
Hangover
3
Headaches
3
Discomfort
3
Blisters
2
Cough
2
Hallucinations
2
Coma
1
Numbness
1
Xan
Weakness
3
Weight Gain
3
Euphoria
2
Weight Loss
1
Hallucinations
1
Dry Mouth
1
Blisters
1
Impotence
1
Brain Damage
1
Vivid Dreams
1
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Dormicum
Dor
Xanax
Xan
Euphoria
Dor
Xan
9
2
Weakness
Dor
Xan
4
3
Hangover
Dor
Xan
3
0
Headaches
Dor
Xan
3
0
Discomfort
Dor
Xan
3
0
Blisters
Dor
Xan
2
1
Cough
Dor
Xan
2
0
Hallucinations
Dor
Xan
2
1
Coma
Dor
Xan
1
0
Numbness
Dor
Xan
1
0
Weakness
Xan
Dor
3
4
Weight Gain
Xan
Dor
3
0
Euphoria
Xan
Dor
2
9
Weight Loss
Xan
Dor
1
0
Hallucinations
Xan
Dor
1
2
Dry Mouth
Xan
Dor
1
0
Blisters
Xan
Dor
1
2
Impotence
Xan
Dor
1
0
Brain Damage
Xan
Dor
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Xan
Dor
1
0
Alcohol warning
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Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.). , Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Ingredients
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Midazolam Hcl
Alprazolam
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Dormicum and Xanax: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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