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One of my medical conditions is anxiety. When I have panic

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One of my medical conditions is anxiety. When I have panic attacks, dizziness is one of the symptoms I feel. But if I ever have a moment when dizziness is my chief complaint, should I take a Xanax pill at that moment or a Meclizine pill? Which one is more likely to make me feel better at the moment? I just don't like the fact that 2 hours should pass between each pill if I take both the Xanax pill and the Meclizine pill together. Thank you for your assistance.
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Hi. Dr Rick here. I completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

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From what you have posted, I would suggest you take the xanax pill at the moment of your panic attack.

Dr. Rick, MD :

Especially since dizziness is not your primary and most urgent system. It is possible that the xanax could "kick in" and prevent you from progressing to being dizzy.

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Does this make sense to you?

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