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Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Medicine Overview of Alprazol Tablet

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Uses of Alprazol Tablet

Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Alprazol Tablet side effects

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Sleepiness, Slurred speech, Memory impairment, Uncoordinated body movements, Dizziness, Dryness in mouth, Fatigue, Irritability, Constipation, Headache, Depression.

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How to use Alprazol Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alprazol Tablet works

Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Alprazol Tablet

Expert advice for Alprazol Tablet

  • If you are taking Alprazol for the treatment of insomnia and anxiety, it should not be used more than 4 weeks.
  • It may become less effective over the time.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Alprazol, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • The addiction / habit-forming potential of Alprazol is very high.
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Alprazol Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alprazol Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Alprazol Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Alprazol 0.5mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Alprazol Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Alprazol is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not to be used for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
Alprazol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Alprazol has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Alprazol is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Alprazol is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Alprazol is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Alprazol is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Alprazol is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Alprazol should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Alprazol is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not recommended for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
No, Alprazol is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Alprazol should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Alprazol is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Alprazol. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Alprazol.
Yes, Alprazol makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Alprazol. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Alprazol and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Alprazol like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Change in weight (both weight gain and weight loss) has been reported as a common side effect with Alprazol. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Alprazol.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Alprazol. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with hydrocodone?
Alprazol should not be taken with hydrocodone. Alprazol belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and hydrocodone belongs to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprazol and paracetamol. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Alprazol and hence decrease the levels of Alprazol in the body which may decrease the effect of Alprazol and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with clonazepam?
Alprazol should not be taken with clonazepam as both the medicines belong to the same class of medicines called benzodiazepines. When taken together, they can cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with oxycodone?
Alprazol should not be taken with oxycodone. Alprazol belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and oxycodone belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with tramadol?
Alprazol should not be taken with tramadol. Alprazol belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and tramadol belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprazol and ibuprofen. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprazol and sertraline. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprazol with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprazol and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Alprazol should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Alprazol is not indicated for the treatment of any kind of pain. It belongs to the class of benzodiazepines and is indicated for the treatment of anxiety.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Alprazol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Alprazol with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Alprazol with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Alprazol with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Alprazol with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Alprazol with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Alprazol with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Alprazol with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Alprazol with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Alprazol with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Alprazol with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Alprazol with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Alprazol with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Alprazol with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Alprazol with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Alprazol with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Alprazol with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Alprazol with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Alprazol with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Alprazol with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Alprazol with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Alprazol with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Alprazol with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Alprazol with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Alprazol with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Alprazol with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Alprazol with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Alprazol with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Alprazol with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Alprazol with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Alprazol with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris

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