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Xanax XR

Pfizer Inc.

Drug Names(s): Alprazolam

Description: Xanax XR is an updated, once-daily formulation of the drug Xanax. Xanax (alprazolam) is a short-acting drug benzodiazepine used to treat anxiety disorders and as an adjunctive treatment for depression. Xanax binds to the GABA-A subtype of the GABA receptor, increasing inhibitory effects of GABA within the central nervous system. The binding site for benzodiazepines is distinct from the binding site for barbiturates and GABA on the GABA receptor.


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Pink Sheet Xanax XR approved


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