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  ALPRAZONE
 Manufacturer Ozone Pharmaceuticals
 Generic Alprazolam
 Package/s Tablet 0.25 mg, (Rs. 35.00)
 About Alprazolam Benzodiazepine derivative, Anti anxiety. More details.....
 Dosage Adult: Anxiety: 0.25 - 0.5 mg every 8 hours in a day. Depending on the severity of the disease the dose can be gradually increased every 3 or 4 days....More details.....
 Pregnancy Contraindicated
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Contraindicated NEONATES- contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Alprazolam mainly acts on Limbic system and ascending reticular formation in the CNS and binds to the BZD receptor. The binding will facilitates GABA ....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: It is well absorbed after oral administration. Distribution: It is distributed widely in the body in protein bound form. Metabolism: It is....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 15 - 30 minutes....More details.....
 DurationOfAction 12 - 16 hours....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1.Ataxia 2.Drowsiness 3.Light headedness 4. Slurred speech 5.Nausea 6.Constipation or diarrhoea 7.Tremor 8.Dependence 9.Anorexia 0.Confus....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Renal impairment 2.Hepatic impairment 3.Pulmonary insufficiency 4.Drug abuse 5.Bipolar disorder 6.Driving vehicles and operating machines and ....More details.....
 Indications 1.For the short-term management of anxiety, 2.Treatment of Panic disorder.....More details.....
 Interactions Alcohol & other CNS depressants: Enhanced CNS effects. Aminophylline: Antagonizes the sedative effect. Cimetidine, Oral contraceptives, Disulfiram, ....More details.....
 Storage The drug should be kept at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Keep out of the reach of children....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment. Flumazenil can be given as antagonist. Hypotension can be treated with vasopressors.If the patient is conscious induce emesis followed by charcoal administration....More details.....
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