Review: taking Xanax and Magnesium citrate together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Xanax and Magnesium citrate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Xanax and Magnesium citrate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 680 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Xanax

Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Xanax 58,007 users)

Magnesium Citrate

Magnesium citrate has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Magnesium citrate 419 users)

On Jul, 28, 2016

680 people who take Xanax, Magnesium Citrate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Xanax and Magnesium citrate drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Xanax:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 87.0% - (7 of 8 people)
  • 10+ years: 60.0% - (12 of 20 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Magnesium Citrate:
  • < 1 month: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0% - (4 of 16 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Xanax:
  • female: 68.0% - (22 of 32 people)
  • male: 27.0% - (5 of 18 people)
Magnesium Citrate:
  • female: 44.0% - (11 of 25 people)
  • male: 6.0% - (1 of 16 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Xanax:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 100.0% - (4 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 40-49: 80.0% - (8 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 85.0% - (6 of 7 people)
  • 60+: 21.0% - (4 of 19 people)
Magnesium Citrate:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 40.0% - (4 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 28.0% - (4 of 14 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pneumatosis intestinalis
  • renal failure
  • urinary tract infection
  • depression
  • sepsis
  • pneumoperitoneum
  • renal failure acute
  • injury
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
1 - 6 months:
  • asthenia
  • acute respiratory failure
  • anaemia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiorenal syndrome
  • confusional state
  • decubitus ulcer
  • epistaxis
  • gangrene
6 - 12 months:
  • anxiety aggravated
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • coordination impairment
  • dizziness
  • hallucinations, mixed
  • hematospermia
  • loss of employment
  • loss of libido
  • sleeplessness
  • suicidal thoughts
1 - 2 years:
  • dizziness
  • cystitis
  • hives
  • itching
  • rash generalised
  • urticaria
  • acid reflux
  • anaemia
  • anxiety disorder
  • back pain
2 - 5 years:
  • insomnia
  • confusion
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • muscle cramps aggravated
  • raynaud's phenomenon
  • sluggishness
  • tiredness
5 - 10 years:
  • abdominal pain lower
  • anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension
  • arthritis - neck
  • back pain - low
  • blind
  • blurred vision
  • crying
  • depression - chronic
  • diarrhea
  • hypomania
10+ years:
  • loss of employment
  • rash generalised
  • hives
  • itching
  • urticaria
  • abdominal pain lower
  • anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension
  • arthritis - neck
  • back pain - low
  • blind
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • cardiac failure congestive

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • vomiting
  • oedema peripheral
  • fatigue
  • bone disorder
  • pneumonia
male:
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure acute
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • pain
  • cholelithiasis
  • atrial fibrillation
  • anxiety
  • back pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • vomiting
  • bronchitis
  • insomnia
  • urinary tract infection
  • headache
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • discomfort
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
30-39:
  • panic attack
  • depression
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • activities of daily living impaired
  • crying
  • sinusitis
  • pain
  • chest discomfort
  • dizziness
40-49:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • back pain
  • decreased interest
  • gingival infection
  • oral pain
  • osteomyelitis
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
50-59:
  • arthralgia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • osteoarthritis
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • pneumonia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • infection
  • deformity
  • pleural effusion
60+:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • urinary tract infection
  • injury
  • anaemia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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