Xanax brand PFIZER 0,5mg x 100
Alprazolam 0.5mg – Xanax tablets
Xanax (the active drug in it is alprazolam) is a benzodiazepine. Xanax affects many chemicals in the brain that help to balanced people that suffer from anxiety.
Alprazolam is used to treat panic attack, anxiety, and anxiety disorders associated with depression.
Alprazolam Half life is 11 hours, meaning that after 11 hours you take it, you will have in your blood half the dosage you took.
Xanax is hard metabolized, primarily by cytochrome isophorm CYP3A4, so each other drug that you might take that affect this enzime could affect the dosage you take of Xanax. there are medicines that increase the activity of CYP3A4 ( for example rifampicin ) and others that decrease it ( for example Grapefruit juice ). Medicines that increase this enzime mention will “decrease” the half life of Xanax and medicines that decrease the activity of this enzime will “increase” the half life of Xanax.
After you take a single dose of Xanax, it is absorbed really fast and the peak concentration will be in around an hour, but you you will start to feel the effect within the next 20 to 30 minutes. Altought, for people that smoke the concentration could be reduce it to half compare to non smokers. Keep that in mind at the time to take alprazolam.
Most people will find the anti anxiety effect of xanax in as low as 0.25mg dosage. It is really important to start with the lower dosage posible and see how it works for you. You can split the xanax pills without any problem, try not to cut it in more than two pieces cause if not, it will be harder to know how are you exactly taking each time.
Some people tend to be more adictive to Xanax than other, if you have pass experience with adiction to another benzodiazepines, Xanax should not be use it.
Xanax should never be take it with alcahol, if you take it with it you will increase the side effects on your central nervous system without any chance to increase the good effect on the treatment for the anxiety.
Do not buy Xanax if you are pregnant of breast feeding, never take any bezodiazepine if you are in this condition.
You should first try with a natural treatment, for some people take an otc medication like a combination with passion flower and valerian root can really make a difference in the person anxiety.
If you are taking Xanax on a daily basic you should never stop taking alprazolam abruptly, you should slowing lower the dosage ( for example every 5 days ) till you stop it completly. If not, withdrawal symptons might occur and you should have an increase in anxiety an panic attacks.
Before you drive or operate a dangerous machine you first experience how Xanax affects you, so do not drive or operate a machine before you knwo how exactly it is going to affect you the dosage you are going to take, give it a couple of days to see it.
This are just the most common drugs that can interact with alprazolam and you should not use it togehter: Digoxin, Imipramine and Desipramine. Fluoxetine will increase the plasma concentration of alprazolam by a 50 % and it is a common combination for people with anxiety and depression.
Some of the most common side effects are : Drowsiness, Dizziness, Increased salivation, constipation and problem to concentrate and remember things.
You should NOT take this medicine if you are under than 18, your doctor will find the right prescription for you.