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What’s the Lethal Dosage of Xanax (Bars)?

Xanax (alprazolam) is a benzodiazepine, or benzo, that is used to help treat people with anxiety and panic disorders. Benzos are prescription medications that act on GABA receptors to increase inhibitory…

Taking Xanax with Alcohol

It’s easy to assume that a prescription medication is safe, especially if it was given to you by your doctor. However, this is not necessarily the case. Every substance has…

Xanax (Alprazolam) Addiction: Side Effects of Xanax Abuse

Xanax (alprazolam) is a benzodiazepine that is used to treat conditions such as generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and panic disorder.1 Benzodiazepines are some of the most commonly prescribed medications in…

How Long Does Xanax Stay in Your System?

When a person is trying to manage withdrawal from an addictive substance, it can be important to understand how the drug works in the body and how long it takes for…

How to Wean off Xanax | Xanax Tapering Schedule

The first step in recovery from an addiction to Xanax is to admit that there is a problem. When the need for Xanax becomes so great that a person must continually…

What Is Xanax Used to Treat?

According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), more than 18 percent of adults will experience some kind of anxiety disorder in any given year. This makes chronic anxiety…