Can I Take My Current Medications With Xanax?

Other Benzodiazepines
Combining Xanax with other benzodiazepines can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Make sure to talk with your healthcare provider before taking Xanax with another benzodiazepine.
 
Protease Inhibitors
Protease inhibitors can raise the level of Xanax in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Do not use these medications together without your healthcare provider's approval. If you are taking these drugs together, your healthcare provider may suggest a lower Xanax dose or recommend using a Xanax alternative.
 
Seizure Medications
Combining a seizure medication with Xanax can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Make sure to talk with your healthcare provider before taking Xanax with a seizure medication.
 
Sleep Medications
Combining a sleep medication with Xanax can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Make sure to talk with your healthcare provider before taking Xanax with a sleep medication.
 

Final Thoughts on Xanax Drug Interactions

It is possible that not all Xanax drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific drug interactions with Xanax that may apply to you.
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