Xanax Interactions

Xanax Interactions

Always tell your doctor what other prescription and nonprescription drugs, vitamins, and nutritional supplements that you take, because these may interact with Xanax.

Before taking Xanax, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you’re using any of the following drugs, which may interact and cause problems:

  • Antifungal drugs Sporanox or Nizoral
  • Other antifungals, such as Diflucan (flucanozole), Oravig, Noxafil, and Vfend
  • Other benzodiazepines, such as Librium, Librax, Klonopin, Tranxene, Valium, ProSom, Dalmane, Ativan, Versed, Serax, Restoril, and Halcion
  • Barbiturates, such as Amytal, Fioricet, Fiorinal, Butisol, Seconal, Nembutal, and Luminal or Solfoton
  • Antipsychotics, such as Abilify, Saphris, Thorazine, Clozaril, Prolixin, Haldol, Fanapt, Adasuve, Loxitane, Latuda, and others
  • Sleep medication, such as Lunesta, Unisom, Rozerem, Sonata, and Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, or Zolpimist
  • Narcotic medication, such as Stadol, codeine, Lortab, Vicodin, Levo-Dromoran, Demerol, Dolophine, Methadose, Kadian, MS Contin, Oramorph, Narcan, OxyContin, Darvon, and Darvocet
  • Antidepressants, such as Elavil, Etrafon, Asendin, Celexa, Anafranil, Norpramin, Sinequan, Lexapro, Prozac, Zoloft, and others
  • Antiseizure medication, such as Carbatrol, Tegretol, Depakote or Depakote ER, Depakene, Felbatol, Trileptal, Dilantin, and Mysoline
  • Sedating allergy medication, such as Chlor-Trimeton, Benadryl, or Atarax
  • Anesthetics
  • Antihistamines
  • Cordarone or Pacerone (amiodarone)
  • Antibiotics, such as Biaxin, erythromycin, Mycobutin, rifampin, Priftin, and Ketek
  • Birth control pills
  • Tagamet
  • Gengraf, Neoral, or Sandimmune (cyclosporine)
  • Cortastat, Dexasone, Solurex, or DexPak (dexamethasone)
  • Cardizem, Dilacor, or Tiazac (diltiazem)
  • Ergotamines, like Cafatine, Cafergot, Wigraine
  • HIV and AIDS medicine, such as Reyataz, Rescriptor, Sustiva, Atripla, Intelence, Crixivan, Viracept, Viramune, Invirase, Norvir, and Kaletra
  • Gleevec
  • Isoniazid
  • Cardene
  • Adalat or Procardia (nifedipine)
  • Quin-G
  • Theo-24 or Uniphyl (theophylline)
  • St. John’s wort

Also, certain drugs that decrease stomach acid can slow the rate at which Niravam (alprazolam orally disintegrating tablets) get into the body.

Before taking Niravam, tell your doctor if you’re using any of the following drugs:

  • H2 receptor antagonist medication, such as Tagamet, Zantac, Pepcid, or Axid
  • Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), such as Dexilant, Nexium, Prevacid, Prilosec, Zegerid, Protonix, or Aciphex
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