Definition of Xanax in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈzanˌaks/


Trademark for alprazolam.
Example sentences
  • Many people need to taper the dose gradually to stop drugs like Ativan, Valium or Xanax.
  • Suddenly stopping antidepressants like Effexor, Paxil or Zoloft or nerve pills such as Ativan or Xanax can cause a range of reactions.
  • Because Xanax is such a short-acting drug, it too can cause rebound anxiety and insomnia as it wears off.

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Syllabification: Xan·ax

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