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dear sir(s), I am taking alprazolam daily (0.25 -0.5)mg for the last 3 years. Whenever I try to discontinue I tend to get onset of anxiety along with insomnia. Though I can pull on with a dosage of 0.25 mg daily, an additional dose of 0.25mg makes me ...
by Arun Prabhu in INDIA, 09/17/2006
Can you tell me what the number on the back of tablet denotes? In your photo image it shows a 27 and I saw a 31....mine shows a 29. I'm just curious.
by Debbie Midkiff in Barboursville, WV, 04/01/2008
How many mg of a drug like Alprazolam is in the content of a UA result indicates 241 ng/ml?
by Jack Robinson in Gilbert, AZ, 06/20/2007
Classification: Antianxiety agent
See Also: See also Tranquilizers/Antimanic Drugs/Hypnotics.
Action/Kinetics: Peak plasma levels: PO, 8-37 ng/mL after 1-2 hr. t 1/2: 12-15 hr. 80% plasma protein bound. Metabolized to alpha-hydroxyalprazolam, an active metabolite. t 1/2: 12-15 hr. Excreted in urine.
Uses: Anxiety. Anxiety associated with depression with or without agoraphobia. Investigational: Agoraphobia with social phobia, depression, PMS.
Contraindications: Use with itraconazole or ketoconazole.
Additional Drug Interactions:
Azole antifungal drugs, clarithromycin, erythromycin, protease inhibitors or serotonin selective reuptake inhibitors decrease the metabolism of alprazolam. Decrease the dose of alprazolam by 50% to 75%.
How Supplied: Intensol: 1 mg/mL; Tablet: 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg