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    Condition: Panic Disorder
    1/25/2015 2:49:08 PM

    Reviewer: Don't use Xanax, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Xanax is a wonder drug with huge potential for addiction. Only use the absolute lowest dose because you will get hooked and it is one of the hardest drugs to stop. Ativan is the better alternative as Xanax gives works very fast and then crashes you very fast, thus the addictive nature of it. Ativan is also fast acting, but gives you a much smoother up and down so you won't feel like you need i ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Panic Disorder
    8/11/2014 3:36:11 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Xanax is so mild, I experience little to no side effects with it. It stops my panic attacks and helps tremendously with my anxiety - it also helps with my depression.

    Condition: Panic Disorder
    7/28/2014 4:25:04 PM

    Reviewer: DocGoss, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Like most things in life, the issue is how and why one takes Xanax. If you are taking it to treat a condition, be healthier, and be more alive and able to participate in life, you and your doctor can make good choices about whether xanax is helping or not. If xanax helps you run away from physical or emotional pain, and you live less, withdrawl more, etc. it is a big mistake and the longer you l ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Panic Disorder
    5/21/2014 5:10:02 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 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 feel this medication has prevented my death on several occasions.

    Condition: Panic Disorder
    5/14/2014 4:37:39 PM

    Reviewer: ,mmm, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

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