Whitney Houston's Death Xanax and Alcohol, Lethal Duo
Feb 13, 2012. Casey Schwartz looks at how mixing the drug with alcohol can be fatal. “It's hard to overdose on Xanax alone,” says Dr. Ken Thompson. In severe cases, Xanax overdose can cause hallucinations and lead to coma and even. significant respiratory depression, increasing the risk of fatal overdose. Xanax is a benzodiazepine medication used to treat anxiety and help people sleep. Unfortunately, it is also habit-forming. It can be highly addictive and even.
Overdosing on Xanax – Recovery First Treatment Center
Learn the signs of a xanax overdose, and available treatment options. Even a mild overdose of a barbiturate can be deadly, whereas most cases of overdose. Feb 19, 2016. Deaths from overdoses of widely used sedatives such as Xanax. "And the overdose death rate increased more than four times from 1996 to. to "drug-seeking behaviors and could have lethal consequences," he added.