The History of Xanax

On This Page: Panic Disorder Development Side Effects Finding Help Xanax, otherwise known as alprazolam, is an antidepressant and anti-anxiety medication developed by Upjohn Laboratories of Kalamazoo, Michigan in the late 1960s. It was originally created to be a superior sleep aid with muscle relaxant qualities and with ongoing research, representatives of Upjohn realized its […]

Support Groups for Xanax Addiction

Xanax is a prescription drug most commonly used to treat anxiety disorders and depression.  It can be highly addictive. Often, addiction to the drug is completely unintentional. The addict often is unaware that they are becoming addicted to the drug.   Xanax Withdrawal Symptoms Once the user decides to face his addiction, the first step […]