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Phenobarbital vs Xanax

Phenobarbital
VS.
Xanax
Other name: Luminal Luminal
Other name: Alprazolam Alprazolam
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Seizures
2.1
Concern level
3.1
Helpfulness
for Seizures
1.1
Concern level
2.5
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Seizures
Epilepsy
Withdrawal
Anxiety
Grand Mal*
Seizure Disorder*
Grand Mal Seizure*
* Off label
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Taken for:
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Anxiety
Depression
Withdrawal
Panic Attacks
Insomnia*
Panic
Seizures
Anxiety Attacks
Dizzy*
Panic Disorder
GAD
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Method of use:
Oral Drops, Pill
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Phenobarbital (International Nonproprietary Name) or phenobarbitone (former British Approved Name) is a barbiturate, first marketed as Luminal by Bayer. It is the most widely used anticonvulsant worldwide, and the oldest still commonly used. ...
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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...
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Top Concerns
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Addiction
9
Depression
6
Insomnia
5
Headaches
3
Allergies
3
Drowsy
3
Migraines
3
Weight Gain
3
Fever
2
Euphoria
2
Top Concerns
Xan
Weight Gain
2
Irritability
2
Paranoia
1
Exhausted
1
Sweating
1
Migraines
1
Heart Attack
1
Allergies
1
Weight Loss
1
Suicide
1
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About Phenobarbital
Phenobarbital (International Nonproprietary Name) or phenobarbitone (former British Approved Name) is a barbiturate, first marketed as Luminal by Bayer. It is the most widely used anticonvulsant worldwide, and the oldest still commonly used. ...
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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...
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Oh! Phenobarbital works WONDERS for my anxiety. I know they...
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" Oh! Phenobarbital works WONDERS for my anxiety. I know they don't prescribe it much anymore, but my doctor has confidence that I will not do anything silly with it so he prescribed it to me. The... "

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to your dr about weaning off xanax. Doing it on your own...
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" ...to your dr about weaning off xanax. Doing it on your ...very dangerous. I was given phenobarbital to come... "

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to help me get off the xanax because i was tired of...
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" Someone told me that phenobarbital is similar to xanaxs and ...prescribed it from my doctor and he gave me phenobarb to help me get off the xanax because i was tired ...for nearly 10 years. Is the phenobarb... "

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hem back is me being on xanax. Will my doctor percribe me p...
" Phenobarbital--- please help me!!! Hi i am in the process of getting my children ...the court from giving them back is me being on xanax. Will my doctor percribe me phenobarbitol and how is... "

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are trying to get off Xanax, you might try phenobarbital....
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" ...half life and they work much better than Valium. Because Klonopin stays in ...2 a day. I switched from Xanax because of this reason. If you are trying to get off Xanax, you might try phenobarbital.... "

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both on the same day. I am going down to one 16mg phenobarb...
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" ...4.5mg tomorrow. I have the film strips. The Dr gave me the phenobarb to get off the Xanax. Just started both on the same day. I am going down to one 16mg phenobarb a day for a week and then done. I... "

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that, we gave him some doggy xanax (not sure of the name,...
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" My dog is on phenobarbital for seizures, but before he got put on that, we gave him some doggy xanax (not sure of the ...during thunderstorms. The doggy xanax helped him out a lot before... "

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detox with some phenobarbital cause i lied about being...
" Ive been to a lockdown hospital detox for 5 days and a 17 day rehab and detox. The hospital one was ...nice suboxone detox with some phenobarbital cause i lied about being addicted to xanax. The food was... "

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ok into this. Xanax works very well for me but I have the ki...
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" ...taking a bedtime/nighttime dose of phenobarbital  I will look into this. Xanax works very well for me but I have the ...personality that tends to get addicted to things easily and ...this drug isn't as... "

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xanax in detox, they used phenobarbital on me for aobut 4...
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" Sorry I see they are giving you valium to detox. Take what they prescribe. regardless of ...your system. The time I came off xanax in detox, they used phenobarbital on me for aobut 4... "

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