N – NERVOUS SYSTEM
N05 – PSYCHOLEPTICS
N05B – ANXIOLYTICS
N05BA – Benzodiazepine derivatives
Alprazolam is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine class of psychoactive drugs and belongs to Anatomical Group Nervous System.
Anxiolytic, sedative, hypnotic, skeletal muscle relaxant, anticonvulsant, and amnestic properties. Alprazolam is commonly used for the medical treatment of panic disorder, and anxiety disorders, such as generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) or social anxiety disorder (SAD).
ATC Code N05BA12.