Dosage is based on your medical condition, age, and response to treatment. Warnings for people with certain health conditions For people with depression: Insurance Many insurance companies require a prior authorization for this drug.
Alprazolam may harm the fetus. If alprazolam tablets are to be combined with other psychotropic agents or anticonvulsant drugs, careful consideration should be given to the pharmacology of the agents to be employed, particularly with compounds which might potentiate the action of benzodiazepines see Drug Interactions. This means you may be more likely to be drowsy.
Archived from the original on 9 August Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. The majority of these reactions were reported through the medical event voluntary reporting system.
This can be harmful or prevent the drug from working well. It is not necessary to take with liquid.
The dose may be increased to a maximum daily dose of 4 mg, given in divided doses. Especially tell your doctor if you take:. Identification color white shape oval imprint This medicine is a white, oval, scored, tablet imprinted with "".
To discontinue treatment in patients taking alprazolam tablets, the dosage should be reduced slowly in keeping with good medical practice. Do not double the dose to catch up. The primary care companion for CNS disorders.
Retrieved 12 July Talk to your doctor about drinking grapefruit juice while taking this medicine. Identification color blue shape oval imprint V This medicine is a blue, oval, scored, tablet imprinted with " V".
Alprazolam can cause serious withdrawal side effects. In these situations, the same dose can be divided into multiple doses and administered more frequently. These side effects can increase the risk of fallingAlprazolam is not recommended for use during pregnancy due to the potential for harm to an unborn baby.
The report found that alprazolam is the most common benzodiazepine for recreational use, followed by clonazepamlorazepamand diazepam. Refills A prescription for this medication is refillable. Identification color peach shape oval imprint G This medicine is a peach, oval, scored, tablet imprinted with "G ". Many insurance companies require a prior authorization for this drug.