Anti-anxiety medications; have physical effects on the brain and the body, which can help reduce the symptoms of anxiety, such as worry, fear, and panic attacks.
They are not cures for anxiety disorders, but they can help manage some of the symptoms.
Benzodiazepines: Such as Valium (diazepam), Xanax (alprazolam), Klonopin (clonazepam) and Ativan (lorazepam) are sometimes used to treat anxiety for a short-term period. They are used for generalized anxiety disorder and may be used as a second-line treatment for panic disorder and social anxiety disorder, with antidepressants being the front-line choices.
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