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how long does Xanax stay in your system? what effects can it

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how long does Xanax stay in your system? what effects can it have on the liver, kidneys etc.?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.

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Hi. My name isXXXXX completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

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Do you have any medical problems or take any medications other than xanax?

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How much xanax do you take and for how long have you been taking it?

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What makes you concerned about your liver and kidneys?

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I see that you are offline. I will switch to Q&A format. This format works a lot like 'text messaging' but an email is sent to each of us anytime something is posted to this thread. We can continue to work on your question there..... :)

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We have been experiencing problems with the chat system for the last few days. Our engineers are working on it. However, I'll switch over to the Q&A system. This system works a lot like 'text messaging' but an email is sent to each of us anytime something is posted to this thread. We can continue to work on your question there..... :)

RickMD : Hi. My name isXXXXX completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?
RickMD : Do you have any medical problems or take any medications other than xanax?
RickMD : How much xanax do you take and for how long have you been taking it?
RickMD : What makes you concerned about your liver and kidneys?
Expert:  Family Physician replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your question:

Xanax has a relatively short duration of action, however the metabolites of Xanax can be detected in urine for up to 5 days.

Please let me know if you need more information on this question.
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