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In one study, valerian extract was found to be as effective as the antianxiety drug Serax in patients with insomnia.
At that point, I went to rehabilitation, stopped taking these drugs, and went to a new psychiatrist who prescribed antidepressants and antianxiety medications.
If she is diagnosed with an anxiety disorder and your health care professional prescribes antianxiety medication like benzodiazepines, question it.
Medications with potential for abuse--particularly pain relievers, antianxiety medications (benzodiazepines), and stimulants--should not be kept in easy-access locations such as medicine cabinets.
Launched in November 2001, the e-Detailing service has provided useful information on a variety of drugs ranging from antihypertensives and antidiabetics to antitumor agents and antianxiety drugs, and supports medical professionals across Japan.
The following month, she was taken to a local emergency department; a computed tomographic scan of her brain showed no abnormalities, a diagnosis of panic attack was made, and antianxiety medications were prescribed.
Prozac or any similar antianxiety drug can be useful in buying time until a permanent solution can be put in place.
On one such occasion, her gave her a tablet of Klonopin, an antianxiety agent and Schedule IV, prescription-only, controlled substance.
And when the states' Taxol suit was filed, Bristol-Myers was already defending class action lawsuits that claimed it had improperly blocked the sale of a generic version of the antianxiety drug Buspar.
For example, antianxiety drugs, antidepressants, neuroleptics, nicotine, and silicones have been considered recently by the American Academy of Pediatrics (21).
The events of September 11 will greatly impact health care costs in the form of a strong upswing in behavioral health and employee assistance plan services, as well as a rise in the number of people taking antianxiety and antidepressant prescription medications to deal with the attack's psychological effects, says Abbott.
Cimetidine lengthens the half-life of the antianxiety medications clorazepate, chlordiazepoxide and diazepam to a greater degree than does ranitidine.
Antianxiety drugs or sedatives are not antidepressants.
Although kava is one of the latest "natural" alternatives to antianxiety medications, it has been used for centuries in South Pacific rituals and has enjoyed popularity in Europe for many years.