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Alprazolam Uses, Dosage, Side Effects

03/12/2015
01:07 | Author: Nick Jenkins

Alprazolam dose
Alprazolam Uses, Dosage, Side Effects

Alprazolam is used to treat anxiety disorders, panic disorders, and anxiety. Learn about side effects, interactions and indications.

Alprazolam may be habit forming and should be used only by the person for whom it was prescribed. Never share alprazolam with another person, especially someone with a history of drug abuse or addiction. Keep the medication in a place where others cannot get to it.

Measure the liquid form of alprazolam with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.

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XANAX (Alprazolam) dosage, indication, interactions, side effects

03/12/2015
01:26 | Author: Lauren Ross

Alprazolam dose
XANAX (Alprazolam) dosage, indication, interactions, side effects

XANAX (Alprazolam) drug information & product resources from MPR including dosage information, educational materials, & patient assistance.

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Acute narrow-angle glaucoma. Concomitant itraconazole, ketoconazole.

See Contraindications; other azole antifungals: not recommended. Potentiates CNS depression with alcohol, psychotropics, anticonvulsants, other CNS depressants. Potentiated by CYP3A inhibitors; reduce alprazolam dose; caution with cimetidine, nefazodone, fluvoxamine; caution with weaker CYP3A inhibitors (eg, fluoxetine, propoxyphene, oral contraceptives). Antagonized by CYP3A inducers (eg, carbamazepine). May increase levels of imipramine, desipramine.

Adjust at intervals of at least 3–4 days. ≥18yrs: Anxiety: initially 0.25–0.5mg 3 times daily; max 4mg daily in divided doses. Elderly or debilitated: initially 0.25mg 2–3 times daily. Panic disorder: initially 0.5mg 3 times daily; usual range: 5–6mg daily in divided doses; max 10mg/day. <18yrs: not recommended. XANAX XR Benzodiazepine.

CNS depression; impaired memory, coordination, or attention; dysarthria, ataxia, arthralgia, dyspnea, paradoxical excitement, increased salivation, withdrawal seizures, tremors, decreased libido, sexual dysfunction.

XR—60; Tabs 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 1mg—100, 500, 1000; 2mg—100, 500.

Not for use in untreated open-angle glaucoma. Reevaluate periodically. Change dose gradually. Withdrawal symptoms on abrupt cessation or dose reduction. Suicidal ideation. Psychosis. Mania. Renal, cardiovascular, hepatic, pulmonary dysfunction (monitor). Obesity. Elderly. Debilitated. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.D), nursing mothers: not recommended.

Generic Name and Formulations: Alprazolam 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg+; scored tabs (+multi-scored). Company: Pfizer Inc. Anxiety. Panic disorder.

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Benzodiazepine Dose Conversions (oral) - GlobalRPh

03/12/2015
03:39 | Author: Nick Jenkins

Alprazolam dose
Benzodiazepine Dose Conversions (oral) - GlobalRPh

Benzodiazepine Dose Conversions. Comparative dosages alprazolam, diazepam, lorazepam, oxazepam, temazepam, clonazepam.

Benzodiazepine Equivalence Charts:

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Oral use - Safest highest dose of Alprazolam - Drugs Forum

03/12/2015
05:32 | Author: David Perry

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Oral use - Safest highest dose of Alprazolam - Drugs Forum

The usual "feel good" dose of Alprazolam for SWIM is 2mg. SWIM wants to tomorrow (May 8th) possibly take 4-5mg, to see what being totally.

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Alprazolam - dose, causes, effects, withdrawal, drug, people, used

03/12/2015
07:05 | Author: Kayla Henderson

Alprazolam dose
Alprazolam - dose, causes, effects, withdrawal, drug, people, used

The United States Food and Drug Administration has approved alprazolam to treat anxiety, panic disorder , and anxiety associated with depression.

Alprazolam should not be used by patients who are pregnant, have narrow angle glaucoma, take ketoconazole or itraconazole, or those who are allergic to this or any other benzodiazepine drug. The dose of alprazolam must be carefully regulated and individualized in the elderly (over age 60), people with liver or kidney disease, and those taking other medications used to treat mental disorders.

Alprazolam is a tranquilizer. It belongs to a group of drugs called benzodiazepines. In the United States alprazolam is sold under brand name Xanax.

The starting dose for treating panic disorder is 0.5 mg three times daily.

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