Alprazolam, sold under the brand name Xanax, is indicated for the management of anxiety disorder or the short-term relief of symptoms of anxiety. Anxiety or tension associated with the stress of everyday life usually does not require treatment with an antiolytic medication. Xanax is also indicated for the treatment of panic disorder, with or without agoraphobia.
Internet Mental Health: Alprazolam
Monograph covering pharmacology, precautions, contraindications, and other topics for the antianxiety drug sold as brand name Xanax.
Prescribing information from Pfizer for professionals.
Describes uses, dosage, side effects, and warnings.
Resource for patients and US healthcare professionals, from Pfizer. Includes medication description, prescribing information and patient resources.
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