Anxilam

Pacific Drugs & Chemicals

Composition for Anxilam Products

Anxilam Products are primarily used for

About Anxilam Products

Uses of Anxilam Products

Alprazolam is used in the treatment of Anxiety.

Anxilam Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Anxilam are Lightheadedness, Drowsiness.

How Anxilam Products work

Alprazolam is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information for Anxilam Products

Expert advice for Anxilam Products

  • The addiction / habit-forming potential of this medicine is very high. Take it only as per the dose and duration advised by your doctor
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol as it may increase dizziness and drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as that may lead to nausea, anxiety, agitation, flu-like symptoms, sweating, tremor, and confusion.

Patient Concerns about Anxilam Products

Frequently asked questions about Anxilam Products

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

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

Products for Anxilam

Anxilam 0.25mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Pacific Drugs & Chemicals
MRP
10.5
Not Available
Anxilam 0.5mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Pacific Drugs & Chemicals
MRP
22.4
Not Available

Substitute brands for Anxilam

Alpose
Hema Laboratories
3 Products
Tiza
Thrift Pharmaceuticals
3 Products
Alprax MT
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
1 Product
Zepil
Zeus Pharma
2 Products
Tenzole
Cubit Healthcare
2 Products

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.