Active Ingredient(s):Alprazolam FDA Approved: * January 19, 2005 Pharm Company: *SCHWARZ PHARMA Category:Anxiety
Alprazolam, sold under the brand name Xanax, among others, is a fast-acting tranquilizer of medium duration in the triazolobenzodiazepine (TBZD) class, which are benzodiazepines (BZDs) fused with a triazole ring. It is most commonly used in short-term management of anxiety disorders, specifically panic disorder or generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). Other uses include the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea, together with other treatments.[5&...
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