Brand Xanax and Generic Alprazolam

Online Xanax Xanax is a tranquilizer used in the short-term relief of symptoms of anxiety or the treatment of anxiety disorders. Anxiety disorder is marked by unrealistic worry or excessive fears and concerns. Anxiety associated with depression is also responsive to Xanax. Xanax and the extended-release formulation, Xanax XR, are also used in the treatment of panic disorder, which appears as unexpected panic attacks and may be accompanied by a fear of open or public places called agoraphobia. Only your doctor can diagnose panic disorder and best advise you about treatment. Some doctors prescribe Xanax to treat alcohol withdrawal, fear of open spaces and strangers, depression, irritable bowel syndrome, and premenstrual syndrome.
Drug Name

XANAX, Xanex, Alprazolam Tablets (al-PRAY-zoe-lam)

How Taken

Xanax may be taken with or without food. Take it exactly as prescribed. Do not chew, crush, or break the Xanax tablets.

Drug Interactions

Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Xanax . Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following: Rifampin or St. John's wort because the effectiveness of Xanax may be decreased Azole antifungals (eg, itraconazole, ketoconazole), cimetidine, clozapine, delavirdine, fluvoxamine, HIV protease inhibitors (eg, ritonavir), fluoxetine, macrolides and ketolides (eg, erythromycin, azithromycin), nefazodone, omeprazole, propoxyphene, sodium oxybate (GHB), or valproic acid because side effects such as increased sedation or heart problems may occur Clozapine, hydantoins (eg, phenytoin), or valproic acid because the actions and side effects of these medicines may be increased

Missed Dose

If you are less than 1 hour late, take it as soon as you remember. Otherwise skip the dose and go back to your regular schedule. Never take 2 doses at the same time.

Important Facts

Tolerance and dependence can occur with the use of Xanax. You may experience withdrawal symptoms if you stop using the drug abruptly. The drug dosage should be gradually reduced and only your doctor should advise you on how to discontinue or change your dose

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