Indication: Anxiety disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Panic disorder with or without agoraphobia
Dosage & Administration:For Adults : Initially 0.25 mg (250 mcg) given 2 or 3 times daily. if
required, increases may be made in 0.25 mg (250 mcg) increments
according to the severity of symptoms and patient response...
(Alprazolam) is a triazolo analog of the 1, 4 benzodiazepine class of
central nervous system-active compounds for oral administration. Zolax® is indicated for the management of anxiety disorder or the short-term relief of symptoms of anxiety. Zolax®
is also indicated for the treatment of panic disorder including
agoraphobia. Treatment for patients with anxiety should be initiated
with a dose of 0.25 mg to 0.5 mg given 3 times daily. The dose may be
increased to achieve a maximum therapeutic effect, at intervals of 3 to 4
days, to a maximum daily dose of 4 mg, given in divided doses. In
elderly patients, in patients with advanced liver disease or in patients
with debilitating disease, the usual starting dose is 0.25 mg, given 2
or 3 times daily. This may be gradually increased if needed and
tolerated.Ensures anxiety relief with improvement in behavioral & psychological responses in MI patientsReduces anxiety associated with depression in cardiac patients better than DiazepamReduces anxiety as well as improves glucose regulation of diabetic patientsProvide an effective alternative to Midazolam in reducing anxiety for surgery patients
Zolax Prescribing InformationLocated in: Central Nervous System..