Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
150 Doctors are Online

What are the side effects of prolonged use pf Xanax ?

Yes I have huge anxiety and panic attacks and am prescribed xanax at the moment but my doctor does not want to letup prescribing this to me for much longer tho it greatly hells with my situation. Where as other needs I ve tried just do not work. Is there a way to get a prescription online from a doctor if he or she feels this will work for me?
Asked On : Thu, 5 Apr 2012
Answers:  2 Views:  69
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
There is no way by which doctors online can prescribe you.
I advise you to quit taking XANAX as it is habit forming and should be avoided
I advise you to resort to
Regular exercises and yoga
Deep breathing and relaxation exercises.
Taking the help of a psychiatrist
Avoiding alcohol,cigarettes and drugs.
Thanks and best of luck
Answered: Thu, 5 Apr 2012
I find this answer helpful
Psychologist Dr. K. V. Anand's  Response
Dec 2015
Anxiety and panick attacks can not be cured with medication alone. You need to identify the root cause of the anxiety and get rid of it. Over and above it is dangerous to consume anxiety drugs for a long time. Take the help of any available psychotherapist in your vicinity or contact me.
Answered: Thu, 5 Apr 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor