2 patient evaluations for Alprazolam taken for the purpose of 'insomnia' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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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.

  • 0 helpful marks

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

  • 0 helpful marks
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