Alprazolam (or XANAX®) is mainly prescribed to treat anxiety disorders, insomnia, and panic disorder.

Dosage Forms: 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg, 3 mg

Biological Half-life: 11 hours

Side Effects: Dizziness, insomnia, akathisia, nausea, vomiting, orthostatic hypotension, constipation, headache, asthenia, sedation, tardive dyskinesia.

Routes of Administration: Oral, Sublingual

Pregnancy: Risk D


Brand Generic Type Sedation
XANAX® Alprazolam Benzodiazepine  Medium