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benzodiazepines for panic

Medication generic name properties
Valium diazepam cheap, long-acting, fast
Librium chlordiazepoxide cheap, long-acting, slower
Xanax alprazolam $$$, too fast, too short
Ativan lorazepam $, right length and speed
Klonopin clonazepam $$$, “wet blanket” feel

Could you tell which one I like best? And which one I generally avoid?

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