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How to use Xanax

Read your pharmacist’s Medication Guide before you start taking alprazolam and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor. The dosage is based on your medical condition, age, and response to treatment. Your dose may be increased gradually until the medicine starts to work properly. Follow your doctor’s instructions closely to reduce the risk of side effects.

Although it helps many people, this drug can sometimes cause addiction. This risk may be greater if you have a substance use disorder (such as drug/alcohol abuse or addiction). Take this drug exactly as prescribed to reduce the risk of addiction. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

When this drug is used for a long time, it may not work as well. Contact your doctor if this medicine stops working well