Xanax side withdrawal
I don't understand the brains chemistry.
Xanax Detox and Medications Used in Withdrawal
Into week three of withdrawal and am steadily getting better!! I honestly have to say that reading your post has hit home with me. I decided to do everything possible to be the best I could be, starting eating healthy, exercising and am drug-free. Potentially life threatening symptoms are associated with withdrawal.
I am irritable and jumpy. I have an implanted defibrillator and now a very bad heart.
Some of these are unpleasant but not necessarily dangerous, including: I made 2 cuts in 2 weeks like a fool and had to back up my dose abit. These binges would only last a month because my family would see me in this sedated zombie like state and send me to treatment.
No energy just a shell of myself on the couch after work and on weekends. I am 55 and have had anxiety issues since I was a kid, and I am too tired for long walks on the beach and hobbies to keep me busy. Unfortunately for some, Xanax can become addicting if taken in large quantities over a long period of time.
Day three and I have developed sinusitis, im not sure if its related to the fact that I have no xanax, or that I just got sick - but now ive had a fever for 48 hours straight, along with stomach pains, a permanent migraine, and im taking augmentin, despite the fact that it makes my stomach pains worse. Recently, a government physician took me off Xanax he was not the MD who prescribed this medication.
It is characterized by a compulsive and uncontrollable need for alprazolam.
Understanding Xanax Withdrawal
I'll keep you in my prayers tonight. Posts 18 Getting off of Xanax was the hardest thing I've ever done! All I need now is to become addicted to these and add more problems to my life for me and my daughter.
Learning how to find coping mechanisms other than Xanax use is essential, especially for people who struggle with an anxiety disorder. I was an intensive care nurse for 42 years. I'll correct myself here.
I was taking up to mg a day at my worst point. Drink a lot of water too! I can barely drive let alone go to school because I simply do not care. The last day after stopping the Xanax after a little over two weeks, I began to speak what sounded like to me a combination of pig Latin and Russian. As of last night I have dropped to 1.