Serax Medication Information
Part of a group of drugs called benzodiazepines, Serax® (oxazepam) is a prescription medication used to treat anxiety and alcohol withdrawal. This drug comes in three strengths and is available in generic form only. It is generally taken three or four times a day, with or without food.
Although the drug is generally well tolerated, it is not suitable for everyone. Before using Serax, make sure your healthcare provider has up-to-date information on your medical history and a list of your current medications. In particular, let your healthcare provider know if you have problems such as depression, kidney disease, or a history of drug abuse.
(For more information on this medication, click Serax. This full-length article covers a number of topics, including side effects, factors that affect your dose, and more.)