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Anxiety Medications

Definition of Anxiety:

The unpleasant emotional state consisting of psychophysiological responses to anticipation of unreal or imagined danger, ostensibly resulting from unrecognised intrapsychic conflict.

Physiological concomitants include increased heart rate, altered respiration rate, sweating, trembling, weakness and fatigue, psychological concomitants include feelings of impending danger, powerlessness, apprehension and tension.

Drugs associated with Anxiety

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Anxiety. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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Alprazolam Intensol (Pro, More...)
generic name: alprazolam class: benzodiazepines
3 reviews
   
9.3
Atarax (Pro, More...)
generic name: hydroxyzine class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
46 reviews
   
6.0
Ativan (Pro, More...)
generic name: lorazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics
185 reviews
   
8.2
Catapres (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonidine class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting
3 reviews
   
7.4
Catapres-TTS (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonidine class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting
0 reviews
   
8.0
Desyrel (Pro, More...)
generic name: trazodone class: phenylpiperazine antidepressants
2 reviews
   
7.6
Desyrel Dividose (More...)
generic name: trazodone class: phenylpiperazine antidepressants
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Diastat Pediatric (More...)
generic name: diazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
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Effexor XR (Pro, More...)
generic name: venlafaxine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
74 reviews
   
7.3
Hyzine (More...)
generic name: hydroxyzine class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
0 reviews
   
8.0
Klonopin (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
255 reviews
   
8.7
Klonopin Wafer (More...)
generic name: clonazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
6 reviews
   
9.1
Lexapro (Pro, More...)
generic name: escitalopram class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
372 reviews
   
7.9
Lorazepam Intensol (Pro, More...)
generic name: lorazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics
1 review
   
7.0
Niravam (Pro, More...)
generic name: alprazolam class: benzodiazepines
10 reviews
   
9.7
Rezine (More...)
generic name: hydroxyzine class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
0 reviewsNot rated
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Tenormin (Pro, More...)
generic name: atenolol class: cardioselective beta blockers
3 reviews
   
8.6
Vistaril (Pro, More...)
generic name: hydroxyzine class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
89 reviews
   
6.2
Xanax (Pro, More...)
generic name: alprazolam class: benzodiazepines
299 reviews
   
9.0
Xanax XR (Pro, More...)
generic name: alprazolam class: benzodiazepines
23 reviews
   
9.5
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Alternative treatments for Anxiety

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Anxiety. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Anxiety.

Topics under Anxiety

Synonym(s): Anxiety States

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