Abbott Healthcare Pvt Ltd (AHPL) Generic : Alprazolam
₹ 15.95 0.5mg 10 Tablets
The starting dose for treating anxiety is 0.25-0.5 mg, 3 times daily using immediate release tablets.
The dose may be increased every 3-4 days to a maximum dose of 4 mg daily.
The starting dose for treating panic attacks is 0.5 mg, 3 times daily. Doses can be increased every 3-4 days but by no more than 1 mg daily. The effective dose for preventing panic attacks may be as high as 6 mg daily.
Central Nervous System :
Drowsiness, lightheadedness, depression, headache, confusion, sleeplessness, nervousness, fainting, dizziness and tiredness.
Gastrointestinal : Dry mouth, constipation, diarrhea, nausea/vomiting and increased salivation.
Heart : Fast heart rate and low blood pressure.
Eye : Blurred vision.
Musculoskeletal : Rigidity and tremor.
Skin : Skin inflammation and allergy.
Miscellaneous : Nose congestion and weight gain/loss.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
Contraindicated in patients with increased eye pressure, who are taking itraconazole or ketoconazole and hypersensitivity.
Avoid abrupt withdrawal of this medication.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container. Keep away from light and children.
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