Anxiety Medication

Anxiety Medication, what helps?

There are a lot of medications for the treatment of anxiety disorder’s, the most commonly prescribed are

 

Anti Depressants (SSRI’s) – Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor’s or SSRI’s, like Zoloft and Lexapro block the reabsorption of serotonin, leaving more serotonin available.

SNRI’s – Serotonin & Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitor’s or SNRI’s like Cymbalta block the reabsorption of serotonin, and norepinephrine leaving more available.

Sedative– A drug (I.E. Xanax,) used to calm the user, or promote sleep.

Medical Marijuana – Legal in 29 states, and the District of Columbia in North America, it is commonly prescribed by doctors in states where it’s legal (I.E. California, Washington) to alleviate the symptoms of anxiety through use of Smokeable plant materials, Tinctures, Vape E Liquid, and Edibles.

Cannabidiol (CBD Oil) – Hemp Cannabis’ Non Psychoactive cousin, legal in all 50 states of the US, has gained traction recently with its ability to alleviate symptoms of Anxiety without the head high associated with THC.