ALPRAZOLAM- alprazolam tablet, orally disintegrating 
Actavis Pharma, Inc.

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MEDICATION GUIDE

Alprazolam (al-PRAE-zoe-lam) Orally Disintegrating Tablet (ODT),  C-IV

 Rx Only

What is the most important information I should know about alprazolam ODT?

What is alprazolam ODT?

Alprazolam ODT is a prescription medicines used to treat:

Do not take alprazolam ODT if you:

 

Before you take alprazolam ODT, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:\

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Taking alprazolam ODT with certain other medicines can cause side effects or affect how well alprazolam ODT or the other medicines work. Do not start or stop other medicines without talking to your healthcare provider.

How should I take alprazolam ODT?

 What should I avoid while taking alprazolam ODT?

What are the possible side effects of alprazolam ODT?

Alprazolam ODT may cause serious side effects, including:

 

The most common side effects of alprazolam ODT include:

  • sedation
  • problems with coordination
  • speech problems (dysarthria)
  • increased libido
  • low blood pressure (hypotension)

These are not all the possible side effects of alprazolam ODT. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

 

How should I store alprazolam ODT?

General information about the safe and effective use of alprazolam ODT.
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use alprazolam ODT for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give alprazolam ODT to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. It may harm them. You can ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider for information about alprazolam ODT that is written for health professionals. For more information call Actavis at 1-800-432-8534.

What are the ingredients in alprazolam ODT?
Active ingredient: alprazolam, USP
Inactive ingredients: corn starch, crospovidone, magnesium stearate, mannitol, methacrylic acid copolymer (type C), microcrystalline cellulose, natural and artificial orange flavor, polysorbate 80, sodium lauryl sulfate, sucralose. In addition, the 1 mg and 2 mg tablets contain ferric oxide (yellow 10 synthetic yellow iron oxide).

This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Manufactured by:
Actavis Elizabeth LLC
Elizabeth, NJ 07207 USA

Distributed by:
Actavis Pharma, Inc.
Parsippany, NJ 07054 USA

40-9061
(MG 41-1228/1016)

Revised: 5/2017
Actavis Pharma, Inc.