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Condition: Panic Disorder
1/3/2008 7:06:40 PM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
For many years I had sudden onsets of feeling disoriented, rapid heartbeat, perspiring, and unable to move when out in a restaurant or concert, for example. Tests showed no symptoms/diagnosis of thyroid problems, etc. Brain chemistry seemed scrambled for no apparent reason. Xanax has improved my life immeasurably, no side effects and I am monitored every 3 months with my doctor. Superior medicatio ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Panic Disorder
12/30/2007 9:15:12 AM

Reviewer: cybercin23, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
The first dose that the Dr. put me on, would take off the edge of my panic attacks somewhat, but once she took me to a little bit higher a does the panic attacks are under control within about 15 minutes, I also have to use it to help me sleep at night, otherwise I have horrible insomnia where I don't sleep for days causing the panic attacks to worsen with lack of sleep. She had me on ambien b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Panic Disorder
12/29/2007 11:08:16 AM

Reviewer: JazzDiva, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This is by far the only medication that calmed me down.

Condition: Panic Disorder
12/25/2007 11:45:57 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've had anxiety for nearly my whole life, as far back as I can remember, now 30, I've finally spoken to my DR and first prescribed Lexapro, which made me feel like I was completely crazy and had very negative side effects. Then he prescribed me Xanax and feel completely at ease. Still have small anxiety attacks occasionally, but I don't depend on the drug alone to make me better, just ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Panic Disorder
12/21/2007 7:02:25 PM

Reviewer: harvestmoon, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
ive been on zanax since it cam out. detox is impossible. i thing i have forever changed the chemicals and what they are supposed to do forever. went to a facility for 4 months and they cut zanax off immediately. a couple valium. I WENT CRAZY. i felt like i was on a bad acid trip. at one point i actually thought i was dead and this was my hell. i wish i had died that time. my worst nightmare is ... Show Full Comment

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