Oxazepam vs Xanax

Oxazepam
(Rx)
Xanax
(Rx)
Oxazepam is an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Xanax is an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.3
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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January 16, 1987
October 16, 1981
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,689 Discussions
614,366 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for GAD
Oxazepam is prescribed for Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
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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Oxa
Weakness
8
Euphoria
7
Weight Gain
2
Exhaustion
1
Suicide
1
Sweating
1
Hallucinations
1
Allergy
1
Migraines
1
Itching
1
Xan
Weakness
3
Weight Gain
3
Euphoria
3
Weight Loss
1
Hallucinations
1
Dry Mouth
1
Blisters
1
Impotence
1
Brain Damage
1
Vivid Dreams
1
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Oxazepam
Oxa
Xanax
Xan
Weakness
Oxa
Xan
8
3
Euphoria
Oxa
Xan
7
3
Weight Gain
Oxa
Xan
2
3
Exhaustion
Oxa
Xan
1
0
Suicide
Oxa
Xan
1
0
Sweating
Oxa
Xan
1
0
Hallucinations
Oxa
Xan
1
1
Allergy
Oxa
Xan
1
0
Migraines
Oxa
Xan
1
0
Itching
Oxa
Xan
1
0
Weakness
Xan
Oxa
3
8
Weight Gain
Xan
Oxa
3
2
Euphoria
Xan
Oxa
3
7
Weight Loss
Xan
Oxa
1
0
Hallucinations
Xan
Oxa
1
1
Dry Mouth
Xan
Oxa
1
0
Blisters
Xan
Oxa
1
0
Impotence
Xan
Oxa
1
0
Brain Damage
Xan
Oxa
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Xan
Oxa
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
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 10 mg, 15 mg, 30 mg
Tablet: 10 mg, 15 mg, 30 mg
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 alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Ingredients
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Oxazepam
Alprazolam
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Oxazepam 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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