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Specific Anxiety Disorders - When to Take Xanax

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  • Specific Anxiety Disorders
    As this eMedTV article explains, each type of anxiety disorder has its own distinct features, but they all share some common traits as well. This resource includes a list of specific anxiety disorders and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Specific Phobias
    Specific phobias are defined as an intense fear of something that poses little or no actual danger. This eMedTV segment explains the possible causes of various phobias and the treatment methods that are currently available.
  • Symptoms of OCD
    This eMedTV resource explores symptoms of OCD, such as uncontrollable rituals and feelings of doubt. While some adults with the disorder know their actions are senseless but can't stop, others don't realize their behavior is out of the ordinary.
  • Symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
    While symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder may start minor, if left untreated, they can become severe. This eMedTV page also explains that by repeatedly reliving the trauma, people can end up with serious problems like depression or drug abuse.
  • Take Shortcuts
    Women in particular are guilty of stressing about things that nobody else will notice. Although homemade treats for your child's classroom are nice, if you don't have the time, store-bought goodies will be just fine. Throwing a party? A floor-to-ceiling cleaning of the entire house is unnecessary. Clean the bathrooms and the kitchen, pick up the clutter, and call it good. Nobody will notice the difference, and you'll enjoy a little less stress.
  • Trifluoperazine
    Trifluoperazine is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat schizophrenia and anxiety. This eMedTV page further explores the effects of this medicine, offers general dosing information for the product, and lists some side effects that may occur.
  • Trifluoperazine Dosing
    This eMedTV page explains that for people who have schizophrenia and are taking trifluoperazine, dosing usually starts at 2 mg to 5 mg, taken three times a day. This page also covers dosing for anxiety and offers tips for when and how to take it.
  • Trifluoperazine Hydrochloride
    Schizophrenia and anxiety are two conditions that can be treated with trifluoperazine hydrochloride. This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of this prescription medication, including a description of some of its side effects.
  • Types of Anxiety
    There are many kinds of anxiety disorders, ranging from panic disorder to obsessive-compulsive disorder. This eMedTV page discusses several types, with details on symptoms, treatment, and more. A link to more in-depth information is also included.
  • Types of Anxiety Disorders
    Social anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and agoraphobia are examples of anxiety disorders. This eMedTV Web page lists other types of anxiety disorders, with details on symptoms and how many people are affected.
  • Types of Phobias
    As explained in this eMedTV article, agoraphobia is one of the most common types of phobias. This resource describes other kinds of phobias and lists some of the potential symptoms. A link to more details is also included.
  • Valiam
    Valium is a prescription drug licensed to treat anxiety, seizures, and other conditions. This eMedTV segment covers other Valium uses, describes the effects of this drug, and lists some potential side effects. Valiam is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Valian
    Valium is a prescription medicine approved to treat muscle spasm, anxiety, seizures, and alcohol withdrawal. This eMedTV article explains how Valium works and describes the various forms of this drug. Valian is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Valiem
    Valium is a drug often prescribed to treat muscle spasms, anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, and seizures. This eMedTV page explains how Valium works for these conditions and describes the effects of this medicine. Valiem is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Valien
    People with anxiety may benefit from the prescription drug Valium. This eMedTV page explores other Valium benefits and explains what to discuss with your healthcare provider before starting this medication. Valien is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Valium
    Valium may be prescribed for the treatment of anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, and other conditions. This eMedTV article gives a general overview of the prescription drug, noting in particular its side effects, dosing guidelines, and available strengths.
  • Valium 10 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Valium 10 mg tablets are the strongest strength available for this medication. This page covers some general Valium dosing guidelines for treating various conditions and lists some factors that may affect your dose.
  • Valium 2 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV page explains, a healthcare provider may prescribe Valium 2 mg tablets to treat several conditions, such as anxiety and muscle spasms. This article further discusses Valium dosing guidelines and describes factors that may affect your dose.
  • Valium 5 mg Tablets
    As this part of the eMedTV Web archives explains, a healthcare provider may prescribe Valium 5 mg tablets to treat several conditions, such as anxiety and seizures. This page also describes factors that may affect your dosage and covers dosing guidelines.
  • Valium Addiction
    As this eMedTV segment explains, you may be experiencing Valium addiction if you begin taking increasing amounts of the drug or feel you can't stop taking it. This page covers symptoms of Valium addiction (such as a fever) and what to do if it occurs.
  • Valium and Alcohol
    You may be more sensitive to the effects of alcohol if you are also taking Valium. This eMedTV page takes a detailed look at alcohol and Valium, explaining why it is generally recommended that you not drink alcohol during treatment with the medicine.
  • Valium and Breastfeeding
    During treatment with Valium, let your doctor know if you're breastfeeding or thinking of breastfeeding. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at Valium and breastfeeding, noting some specific side effects the drug can cause in breastfed infants.
  • Valium and Insomnia
    This eMedTV article explains that if you're taking Valium and insomnia occurs, you should let your doctor know. Insomnia (which can be characterized by difficulty falling asleep and having non-refreshing sleep) is not a normal side effect of Valium.
  • Valium and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the FDA considers Valium a pregnancy Category D drug, meaning that it has shown clear evidence of risk to the fetus in previous studies. This page also discusses what to do if you're on Valium and pregnancy occurs.
  • Valium Dangers
    You may not be able to safely use Valium if you have certain medical conditions (such as liver disease). This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other potential Valium dangers to be aware of before starting treatment with this medication.
  • Learn About Valium Dosage
    The recommended Valium dosage for most people with anxiety is 2 to 10 mg two to four times daily. This eMedTV resource also discusses dosing guidelines when using Valium for the treatment of alcohol withdrawal, muscle spasms, and seizures.
  • Valium Drug Information
    This eMedTV article contains information on Valium, a drug used to treat anxiety and other conditions. This resource explores side effects, warnings, and more. Also included is a link to more in-depth information.
  • Valium Drug Interactions
    Valium drug interactions can potentially occur if the drug is taken with alcohol or barbiturates. This eMedTV page lists other drugs that can potentially interact with Valium and describes how Valium interactions can raise the risk of side effects.
  • Valium Drug Side Effects
    Common side effects of the drug Valium include fatigue, drowsiness, and nausea. As this eMedTV article explains, while most side effects are mild, some are potentially serious and may require medical attention (such as insomnia or hallucinations).
  • Valium for Alcohol Withdrawal
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, Valium may help relieve the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal by affecting several parts of the body. This article takes a further look at using Valium for alcohol withdrawal and discusses how this medication works.
  • Valium for Anxiety
    This eMedTV page explains that if you have an anxiety disorder, you may benefit from Valium. Anxiety symptoms can be relieved by Valium because this drug affects several areas of the body. This article also describes the effectiveness of Valium.
  • Valium Indications
    Valium is a prescription medication often used for the treatment of anxiety. This eMedTV page discusses other approved Valium indications, lists possible off-label uses for the drug, and explains whether the medicine should be used in children.
  • Valium Medication
    Available by prescription only, Valium is a medication that is used to treat anxiety and other conditions. This eMedTV segment covers other approved Valium uses, explains how this drug works, and lists some of its most commonly reported side effects.
  • Valium Medicine
    A prescription medication, Valium is licensed to treat alcohol withdrawal and various other conditions. This eMedTV article discusses other Valium uses, explores the effects of this medication, and lists some of its possible off-label uses.
  • Valium Oral
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, Valium oral tablets may be prescribed to treat conditions such as anxiety or seizures. This page also takes a closer look at how this drug works, possible side effects, and various strengths of the medication.
  • Valium Overdose
    Confusion, drowsiness, and slow reflexes are among the possible symptoms of an overdose on Valium. This eMedTV page lists other Valium overdose symptoms, as well as treatment options that may be used to treat an overdose (like fluids through an IV).
  • Valium Pills
    Valium is approved to treat seizures, anxiety, muscle spasms, and alcohol withdrawal. As this eMedTV page explains, this medicine is available by prescription only. There are three different forms of Valium: pills, oral liquid, and an injection.
  • Valium Risks
    Some of the potential risks with using Valium may include fatigue and coordination problems. This page of the eMedTV Web library describes other Valium risks, including potentially dangerous side effects.
  • Valium Safety
    Valium can cause psychological and physical dependence, and has the potential to be abused. This eMedTV segment provides more Valium safety information and lists some of the common side effects that have been reported with this medication.
  • Valium Side Affects
    Common Valium side effects include fatigue, double vision, and drowsiness. This eMedTV page also lists potentially serious side effects of the drug that require medical attention. Valium side affects is a common misspelling of Valium side effects.
  • Valium Side Effects
    Some of the most common side effects of Valium include fatigue, drowsiness, or coordination problems. This eMedTV article explains that side effects are usually minor, but can sometimes be serious -- and explains what to do if you develop any problems.
  • Valium Substitute
    If you have side effects or if Valium is not working for you, there are several alternatives available. This eMedTV Web resource provides an overview of several Valium substitutes, such as SSRIs, MAOIs, or tricyclic antidepressants.
  • Valium Tablets
    As this eMedTV page discusses, Valium tablets are a prescription drug used to treat several conditions, such as anxiety and seizures. This page offers more details on Valium, including how the drug works, potential side effects, and available strengths.
  • Valium Uses
    Valium uses can include the treatment of muscle spasms, alcohol withdrawal, or anxiety. This eMedTV page lists other Valium uses, and also describes how Valium can sometimes be used for off-label purposes (such as for treating agitation or insomnia).
  • Valium Warnings and Precautions
    Some people who take Valium may become psychologically or physically dependent on the drug. This eMedTV page lists other Valium warnings and precautions, including potential drug interactions and the safety of taking Valium while nursing or pregnant.
  • Valium Withdraw
    Potential Valium withdrawal symptoms include nausea, insomnia, and panic attacks. This eMedTV Web page further explores the potential dangers of stopping this drug abruptly. Valium withdraw is a common misspelling of Valium withdrawal.
  • Valium Withdrawal
    Symptoms of Valium withdrawal can include anxiety, sweating, and fever. This eMedTV segment explains why you should talk with your doctor before stopping Valium and describes what steps your doctor may take to help limit withdrawal.
  • Valium Withdrawal Symptoms
    A withdrawal from Valium can cause symptoms such as insomnia or hallucinations. This eMedTV segment lists other possible Valium withdrawal symptoms and explains how your healthcare provider can help you prevent severe withdrawal symptoms.
  • Valium Withdrawl
    Withdrawal from Valium can lead to memory loss, heart palpitations, and other symptoms. This eMedTV article lists other withdrawal symptoms and explains why these symptoms occur. Valium withdrawl is a common misspelling of Valium withdrawal.
  • Vallium
    This eMedTV article explores Valium, a drug that is prescribed to treat seizures, muscle spasms, and other conditions. This page covers Valium uses and dosing, as well as what to do if you miss your dose. Vallium is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Vallium Side Effects
    Common Valium side effects may include fatigue, drowsiness, and coordination problems. This eMedTV page also lists potentially serious side effects that require medical attention. Vallium side effects is a common misspelling of Valium side effects.
  • Valuim
    Valium is a prescription drug used for treating anxiety and various other conditions. This eMedTV resource covers other Valium uses, explains how the medicine works, and lists its potential side effects. Valuim is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Valum
    If you have muscle spasms, your healthcare provider may prescribe the medication Valium. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains what else Valium is used for and describes the effects of this medicine. Valum is a common misspelling of Valium.
  • Watch That Caffeine
    We all love caffeine. It gets us going and keeps us going. But too much can cause an exaggerated physical response to stress and can even make our lives feel more stressful than they really are. Try cutting out or reducing caffeine to see if it helps. Just make sure to reduce your intake gradually, as an abrupt decrease in caffeine intake can cause headaches.
  • Wellbutrin and Xanax Drug Interactions
    If you combine Xanax and Wellbutrin, drug interactions could occur. As this eMedTV article explains, taking these two medications together can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing.
  • What Does Ativan Treat?
    This eMedTV page explains that Ativan is approved to treat anxiety and severe seizures in adults and children (age 12 and older). This page further addresses the question, "What does Ativan treat?" This page also describes several off-label Ativan uses.
  • What Does Clonazepam Treat?
    Many people wonder, "What does clonazepam treat?" As this segment from the eMedTV library explains, clonazepam is used for the treatment of panic disorder in people with or without agoraphobia; it also treats seizures in people with epilepsy.
  • What Does Xanax Treat?
    Many people wonder, "What does Xanax treat?" As this segment from the eMedTV Web site explains, Xanax is used to treat generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder. It can also be used "off-label" for treating other conditions, such as PMDD.
  • What Is Alprazolam XR Used For?
    As this portion of the eMedTV Web site explains, alprazolam XR is used for treating adults who suffer from panic disorder. This resource discusses these and other alprazolam XR uses, including "off-label" uses and its use in children.
  • What Is Ativan Prescribed For?
    This eMedTV resource explains that Ativan is approved to treat adults and children (age 12 and older) who have anxiety or severe seizures. This page also covers possible off-label uses and further addresses the question, "What is Ativan prescribed for?"
  • What Is Ativan?
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, Ativan is a prescription medication used to treat anxiety and severe seizures. This page further explains what Ativan is, including an explanation of how it works and a description of possible side effects.
  • What Is Chlordiazepoxide Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, chlordiazepoxide is used for treating anxiety and alcohol withdrawal in adults and children. This page describes these chlordiazepoxide uses in more detail, including its off-label use for treating insomnia.
  • What Is Clomipramine Used For?
    What is clomipramine used for? This eMedTV page explains that clomipramine is approved to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder in adults, teens, and children. This page also lists several off-label uses, such as treating autism and depression.
  • What Is Clonazepam Prescribed For?
    This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at what clonazepam is prescribed for. As this article explains, clonazepam is often prescribed for the treatment of panic disorder (in people with or without agoraphobia) and certain types of epileptic seizures.
  • What Is Clonazepam Used For?
    Clonazepam is primarily used for the treatment of epileptic seizures and panic disorder. This eMedTV article offers a detailed discussion on what the drug is used for, including information on off-label clonazepam uses and using the drug in children.
  • What Is Clonazepam?
    The question "What is clonazepam?" is addressed in this eMedTV segment. As this article explains, clonazepam is a prescription benzodiazepine medication approved for the treatment of various forms of epileptic seizures and panic disorder.
  • What Is Clorazepate Used For?
    Clorazepate uses, as this eMedTV segment explains, are primarily concerned with treating alcohol withdrawal, anxiety, and seizures. An in-depth explanation of how the drug works to treat these conditions is provided, as is a list of off-label uses.
  • What Is Doxepin Used For?
    What is doxepin used for? As this page on the eMedTV site explains, doxepin is used for treating anxiety, depression, and insomnia symptoms. Possible off-label uses, such as migraine treatment, are also described in this article.
  • What Is Duloxetine Used For?
    What is duloxetine used for? This eMedTV page explains how duloxetine works to treat depression, anxiety, and other conditions. This page also lists off-label duloxetine uses, such as treating chronic pain.
  • What Is Fluoxetine Used For?
    What is fluoxetine used for? As this eMedTV segment explains, fluoxetine is used for treating depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, and bulimia. Off-label uses may also include the treatment of alcoholism, anxiety, and autism.
  • What Is Fluvoxamine Used For?
    What is fluvoxamine used for? This eMedTV resource explains that fluvoxamine is approved to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder in adults, teens, and children. This page also lists several off-label uses, such as treating alcoholism and anxiety.
  • What Is OCD?
    Many people have heard the term OCD, but aren't quite sure what it is. This segment of the eMedTV archives contains vital information on the condition, including the true definition, treatment options, and new research findings.
  • What Is Paroxetine Controlled Release Used For?
    What is paroxetine controlled release used for? As this eMedTV article explains, paroxetine controlled release is used for the treatment of premenstrual dysphroic disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, and depression in adults.
  • What Is PTSD?
    Some people have heard the term PTSD, but don't know what it is. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains post-traumatic stress disorder and answers questions about the condition's prevalence, symptoms, and available treatments.
  • What Is the Difference Between Xanax and Niravam?
    As this eMedTV article discusses, Niravam and Xanax contain the same active ingredient, but there are some differences between these two drugs. This page takes a look at the difference between Xanax and Niravam. A link to more details is also included.
  • What Is Trifluoperazine Used For?
    Trifluoperazine is prescribed for treating schizophrenia and anxiety. This eMedTV page explains how the drug works to control these conditions, lists possible symptoms of schizophrenia and anxiety, and discusses trifluoperazine uses in children.
  • What Is Valium Used For?
    Many people wonder what Valium is used for. As this eMedTV Web page explains, Valium is used for treating anxiety, muscle spasms, seizures, and alcohol withdrawal. It is also used off-label for treating insomnia and other conditions.
  • What Is Xanax?
    Xanax is a prescription medication licensed for the treatment of panic disorder and anxiety. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at what Xanax is, how it works, how it should be taken, and why it's important to take it as prescribed.
  • What Will Happen If I Take Niravam With Alcohol?
    You should not drink alcohol while taking Niravam. This page of the eMedTV Web site takes a closer look at what will happen if you take Niravam with alcohol, with information on potentially serious complications that may occur.
  • When Does Paxil Start Working?
    People who are just starting Paxil may wonder, "When does Paxil start working?" As this eMedTV page explains, it usually takes several weeks (perhaps even more than a month) before feeling the beneficial effects of this drug.
  • When to Take Ativan
    This eMedTV page takes a look at when Ativan should be taken. As this page explains, oral forms of Ativan are typically taken two or three times a day, or sometimes just before bedtime. This page also lists other tips for taking this drug.
  • When to Take Clonazepam
    There are no rules on when to take clonazepam, but you should spread out the doses each day. This eMedTV page offers clonazepam dosing guidelines for the treatment of panic disorder and seizures, and explains how dosing works for children.
  • When to Take Valium
    Valium is a prescription drug taken by mouth, typically taken three or four times a day. This eMedTV resource offers information on when to take Valium and includes dosing guidelines for the treatment of alcohol withdrawal, anxiety, and muscle spasms.
  • When to Take Xanax
    Xanax is a prescription anxiety medication that is usually taken two or three times a day. This eMedTV page offers more detailed information on when to take Xanax and provides specific dosing guidelines for the treatment of anxiety and panic disorder.
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