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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of alprazolam oral.

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Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
1/29/2014 5:20:21 AM

Reviewer: joday12, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
use to help me relax and not constantly worry about work when im at home.

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
1/21/2014 12:12:18 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medicine is of great help to me. Unfortunately my insurance stopped paying for it this month. I have been off it for 2 weeks and cant stop shaking and have weakness in my whole body. Is this because I stopped abruptly? HELP!

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
12/9/2013 10:56:10 AM

Reviewer: inkedtexaslady, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It works well for me and my anxiety. My only complaints is I wish it worked faster and it taste absolutely horrible.

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
12/2/2013 7:17:23 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have taken this for over 20 years,.5 mg twice a day for panice/anxiety. I could not function without it. It enables me to go out and do things when I was literally a prisoner in my own house for so long. I also have agoraphobia, and this is a miracle for me. I know it is addictive, but if it enables me to live a fairly normal life, then I can live with that.

Condition: Repeated Episodes of Anxiety
11/24/2013 10:59:56 AM

Reviewer: rack, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been using alprazolam for about 2 1/2 years and only when needed. Sometimes I go for a week or even a month with no symptoms and not need it and other times I will feel it necessary every other day or so for maybe several days to a week. Then the anxiety passes. My dosage is .25mg and I normally take only a half a tab.

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