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Re: Xanax

Posted by Sean on June 1, 1999, at 15:19:26

In reply to Xanax, posted by Jane on June 1, 1999, at 10:00:12

> Why would most docs say xanax is not good for long term use and mine say I should take it for the rest of my life for cyclothymia?

Is your doc a psychiatrist?

Xanax does exert some mood-related effects, but
all the literature I've seen about cyclothymia
suggests it should be treated as a form of bipolar
disorder but with lower doses of lithium or one
of the other mood stabilizers...




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