Review: could Xanax cause Alcohol withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Alcohol withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ultram, and have Pain.
We study 55,093 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Alcohol withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 59,051 Xanax users)
Alcohol withdrawal syndrome
Alcohol withdrawal syndrome has been reported by people with depression, pain, alcoholism, psoriasis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 691 Alcohol withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 55,076 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 26 people (0.05%) have Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Xanax when people have Alcohol withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Alcohol withdrawal syndrome||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Alcohol withdrawal syndrome when taking Xanax * :
|Alcohol withdrawal syndrome||67.65%||32.35% |
Age of people who have Alcohol withdrawal syndrome when taking Xanax * :
|Alcohol withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.23%||70.97%||25.81%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Alcohol withdrawal syndrome when taking Xanax ** :
How people recovered from Alcohol withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (20 people, 76.92%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 11.54%)
- Nausea (2 people, 7.69%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (2 people, 7.69%)
- Erosive oesophagitis (1 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ultram (22 people, 84.62%)
- Remeron (22 people, 84.62%)
- Klonopin (22 people, 84.62%)
- Oxycontin (21 people, 80.77%)
- Neurontin (21 people, 80.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Brintellix, Xanax for a 28-year old man with Depression, Generalised Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Erectile Disturbance
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