18 patient evaluations for Alprazolam with a adherence rating of Usually

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Jul 29, 2014 (Started Dec 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jul 8, 2010 (Started Dec 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for panic attacks)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This medication has helped me with my feelings as they become overwhelming, or situations that I start to panic about as well as to sleep when my mind will not stop touching on everything and I can't stop it.

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Mar 25, 2012 (Started Sep 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 10, 2012 (Started Sep 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Just be cautious not to exceed the dosages since this can be addictive.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Nov 1, 2010 (Started Sep 29, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (problems concentrating, constipation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: problems concentrating, constipation, constipation

Dec 7, 2009 (Started Sep 29, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (problems concentrating, constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: problems concentrating, constipation, constipation

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Sep 27, 2010 (Started Sep 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drug dependence, drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Makes me feel a bit sedated when I take it every day. It's very easy to become dependent. Still, it's the only thing that's ever truly help me sleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness, drug dependence

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Sep 4, 2010 (Started Feb 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness when looking at a screen)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: slept better and anxiety decreased
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness when looking at a screen

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Jun 22, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 17, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 3, 2010 (Started Aug 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Feb 26, 2010 (Started Mar 13, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: XANEX WAS GIVEN TO ME BY MY FAMILY DR.FOR THE OCCASIONAL PANIC ATTACKS AND SLEEP.MY PAIN DR.HAS CONTINUED WITH IT .NOW ITS BEEN 4 YEARS AAND I DO NEED TO UP THE DOSAGE.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Dec 31, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 24, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for panic attacks)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 8, 2009 (Started May 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily

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Apr 24, 2009 (Started Jul 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (anger and irritability between doses)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: All I can say is take as prescribed. Ihave such bad panic attacks that I can't help but take one in themiddle of the day when I get one. My usual time is always morning, and always before bedtime. Helps with restless leg syndrome. but when you take that extra one it is one short and when you run out . Let's put it this way , you want to pull your hair out, you definitley can't sleep. Irritablity and any little thing sets me off and when I have a panic attack it's not good.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: anger and irritability between doses

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