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Alprax 0.5 MG Tablet 15

Alprax 0.5 MG Tablet 15


    • Rs. 38.00

    Uses :

    Alprazolam uses include treatment of anxiety associated depression and panic disorders. It is the most commonly prescribed medication to relieve nervousness.

    Mode of drug action

    Alprazolam belongs to the class of drugs called benzodiazepines. It alters the chemical activity in the brain to reduce abnormal excitement, anxiety and worry; it is also helpful in promoting sleep.

    What are the common side effects?

    Alprazolam side effects include constipation, drowsiness, dry mouth, irritation, depression, altered speech, vertigo, abnormal involuntary movements.


    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Do not increase or decrease the dose of alprazolam, without consulting the doctor.

    • Avoid activities such as driving and operating machinery because alprazolam may cause dizziness, confusion, and drowsiness.

    • Avoid consuming alcohol when on alprazolam as it may cause excessive sedation.

    • Avoid using alprazolam during pregnancy, as it is unsafe, and may cause defects in fetus.

    • Take the drug with or without food but take at a fixed time.

    What else should I know?

    1. Can I take alprazolam for insomnia? Yes. Alprazolam is an effective medication for anxiety-associated insomnia.

    2. Can I take alprazolam during lactation? No. Alprazolam can pass into the breast milk and may harm the baby. Consult your doctor before taking the drug.

    3. What is the maximum dose of alprazolam per day in the treatment of panic disorders? The maximum dose of alprazolam per day in the treatment of panic disorders is 10mg. Seek medical advice to avoid complications.

    4. Is alprazolam beneficial only for insomnia? Alprazolam is the best medicine for insomnia and depression as well.

    5. Do alprazolam cause addiction? Yes, alprazolam causes addiction. Use the drug only when prescribed.

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