Anxiety Community
Is xanax like ativan???
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to generalized anxiety, anxiety and eating, anxiety and sleeping, mood swings, panic attacks and panic disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Is xanax like ativan???

Just wondering if Xanax is anything like Ativan?? I have a Drs app coming up and I am thinking of asking for Xanax but if its anything like Ativan then I don't want it.... Ativan makes me sleepy! I have anxiety and I am just wanting something to calm me down but not make me go to sleep.
I have been having driving anxiety and I am starting to want to be at home all the time so I need something,
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Xanax is a benzo so it is kinda like ativan but in mu experience xanax has a less sedative effect. Both i think shoulf be taken with only emergencies.
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Ok thanks! I just don't want to be tired and I have really bad anxiety so I think this kind of med will be good for me
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
4059843_tn?1396170837
Blank
mishymoshymarcy sitting here in the darknes... Comment
1 hr ago
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
ashler1977 commented on ashler1977's status
1 hr ago
4059843_tn?1396170837
Blank
mishymoshymarcy commented on This is for you Grand...
1 hr ago
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Anxiety Tracker
Track Anxiety Symptoms
Start Tracking Now
Top Anxiety Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
cj29
GA
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Paxiled
Arlington, VA
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
birdie0907
Calgary, AB
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
anxiety860
6579347_tn?1388505968
Blank
mele48
TX
Anxiety Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
Apr 16 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Anxiety Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
cj29
GA
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Paxiled
Arlington, VA
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
birdie0907
Calgary, AB
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
anxiety860
6579347_tn?1388505968
Blank
mele48
TX