The most commonly used type of drug was an antidepressant, followed by an anti-anxiety drug
or sleeping pill.
Although some news reports suggested Lewis was a victim of mistaken identity, his lawyer, Jim Tresmond, says the state police were worried by the fact that Lewis had once been prescribed an anti-anxiety drug
. Yet the state police, which issued a statement saying "no guns are being taken because an individual is on anti-anxiety medication," should not have known anything about Lewis' treatment history.
A higher rate of multiple falls occurred among patients taking antidepressants, antipsychotics, and benzodiazepines, including the anti-anxiety drug
alprazolam and the insomnia drug temazepam.
Jeddah :A Saudi court on Tuesday sentenced an Egyptian rights lawyer whose arrest on drug trafficking charges in April sparked a diplomatic row with Cairo to five years in prison and 300 lashes.Ahmed al-Gizawi was accused of trying to smuggle 21,380 capsules of the anti-anxiety drug
Xanax, which is banned in Saudi Arabia where drug trafficking carries the death sentence.
Gezawi was charged with smuggling around 21,000 pills of the anti-anxiety drug
Stanford was charged more than two years ago but his trial was delayed while he was treated at a prison hospital for an addiction to an anti-anxiety drug
It found antidepressant and anti-anxiety drug
use alone cost the health service over pounds 1bn in total since the start of the economic downturn in 2007.
"I feel if I took Xanax or some sort of anti-anxiety drug
it would ruin the moment.
Valium, which has the generic name diazepam, is a regulated anti-anxiety drug
. Reports did not mention if the lawmaker had a prescription on him from his physician when he was apprehended.
In 2004 he pleaded guilty in a Texas court to possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana, and the next year pleaded guilty to possessing one tablet of the anti-anxiety drug
Xanax without a prescription.
At the onset, the oncologist would not offer Schimmel an anti-anxiety drug
to calm down his nerves with the new lymphoma diagnosis.
The drugs are the generic names for the OxyContin painkiller, the anti-anxiety drug
Valium, Xanax, an anti-anxiety drug
, and the sleep aids Restoril and Unisom.