14 Jun 2009
Extended release means the pill is formulated so that the drug is released slowly over time.
This has the advantage of taking pills less often. Also means that there may be fewer side effects as the levels of the of drug in the body are more consistent in extended release formulations.
- Alprazolam Information for Consumers
- Alprazolam Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Alprazolam (detailed)
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and does it work the same as the 2mg xanax?
1 answer • 13 Aug 2011
... immediate release?my pharmacist shared that for some people ... not many but a few... extended release can create some very unpleasant side ...
1 answer • 6 Oct 2011
I've just swapped to extended release - 2 weeks ago and am feeling very fatigued. I am trying to distinguish between adjusting to the slow ...
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