Alprazolam is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen). It is thought that alprazolam works by enhancing the activity of certain neurotransmitters in the brain.
Alprazolam is used to treat anxiety disorders, panic disorders, and anxiety caused by depression.
What is alprazolam?
Alprazolam is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen).
It is thought that it works by enhancing the activity of certain neurotransmitters in the brain.
it is used to treat anxiety disorders, panic disorders,
and anxiety caused by depression.
It is dangerous to purchase alprazolam on the Internet or outside the United States.
The sale and distribution of medicines outside the U.S.
does not comply with safe-use regulations of the Food
and Drug Administration (FDA).
These medications may contain dangerous ingredients,
or may not be distributed by a licensed pharmacy.
Alprazolam can slow or stop your breathing,
especially if you have recently used an opioid medication, alcohol,
or other drugs that can slow your breathing.
You should not use alprazolam if you have narrow-angle glaucoma,
if you also take itraconazole or ketoconazole, or if you are allergic to alprazolam or similar medicines
(Valium, Ativan, Tranxene, and others).
Do not use alprazolam if you are pregnant.
This medicine can cause birth defects or life-threatening withdrawal symptoms in a newborn.
Alprazolam may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person for whom it was prescribed.
Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it.
Misuse can cause addiction, overdose, or death.
Fatal side effects can occur if you take alprazolam with alcohol, opioid medicine,
or other drugs that cause drowsiness or slow your breathing.
Never share this medicine with another person,
especially someone with a history of drug abuse or addiction.