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I TAKE .5 MG OF XANAX 3 TIMES A DAY FOR PANIC DISORDER TO

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I TAKE .5 MG OF XANAX 3 TIMES A DAY FOR PANIC DISORDER I'M TRYING TO CONTROL NOT TO SCARE MYSELF BC I THINK THAT'S WHAT'S GIVING ME THESE ATTACKS ANYWAY I'M IN A WEDDING TONIGHT I TOOK 1.5MG OF XANAX COULD I HAVE ONE OR TWO BEERS TONIGHT WILL THAT EFFECT ANYTHING
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Ralph LMHC replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

It is not advisable, but it will not kill you although it may make you very drowsy.

Sincerely,

Ralph LMHC

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
ok so i should be fine how long after drinking alcohol can you take anxiety meds?
Expert:  Ralph LMHC replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

The general rule is that it takes abut an hour to metabolize 1 ounce of alcohol, but that depends on size, kidney function, etc. I would wait at least 6 hours after 2 drinks.

Sincerely,

Ralph LMHC

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