Alprazolam Oral Disintegrating Tablet 0.25Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Alprazolam: Oral disintegrating tablet (0.25mg)

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Alprazolam 0.25mg ODT
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: 110 
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Alprazolam 0.25mg ODT
Actavis US
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  019

What is this Medicine?

ALPRAZOLAM (al PRAY zoe lam) is a benzodiazepine. It is used to treat anxiety and panic attacks.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Alprazolam: Oral disintegrating tablet(0.25mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet

NDC: 498840110
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Protect from moisture
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_14119.JPG
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: 110 
Shape: round
Color: white
Daily Life Interactions for Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet(Alprazolam)
Grapefruit juice and Alprazolam(Alprazolam)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the actions or side effects (such as drowsiness or slowed breathing) of Alprazolam. Avoid taking Alprazolam with grapefruit juice (or grapefruit) whenever possible, and do not increase your intake of grapefruit while taking Alprazolam. You may take Alprazolam with orange juice if desired. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing after taking Alprazolam, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet(Alprazolam)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Alprazolam)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet(Alprazolam)
Marijuana and Benzodiazepines(Alprazolam)
Avoid Marijuana, Medical while you are taking Benzodiazepines to reduce anxiety or to induce sleep or sedation. Using some of these drugs along with Marijuana can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are using Marijuana, Medical. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet(Alprazolam)
Tobacco and Alprazolam(Alprazolam)
Tobacco smoke may decrease the effectiveness of alprazolam in treating your condition. If you smoke tobacco, notify your prescriber if you notice that alprazolam is not working well for you. If you suddenly stop smoking tobacco, this may increase the actions of alprazolam; you should notify your prescriber if you notice increased drowsiness, dizziness, difficulty staying alert, breathing problems, or other unusual side effects.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Alprazolam 0.25mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet(Alprazolam)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Benzodiazepines(Alprazolam)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together. Benzodiazepines include drugs for anxiety or sleep, such as Ativan, Dalmane, Doral, Halcion, Klonopin, Librium, ProSom, Restoril, Serax, Tranxene, Valium, and Xanax. Caffeine may increase nervousness or sleeplessness. If you are taking a Benzodiazepine to help you sleep, avoid taking Caffeine and Caffeine-containing foods or beverages like colas, coffee, teas, or chocolates within several hours prior to bedtime.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Second Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Third Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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