When to Avoid Xanax

Who Should Not Take Xanax?

You should not take Xanax if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Xanax, alprazolam, or any inactive components used to make Xanax. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients. Also, you should not take Xanax if you are allergic to any other benzodiazepine medications.
     
  • Have acute narrow-angle glaucoma (an eye condition).
     
  • Are taking ketoconazole (Nizoral®) or itraconazole (Sporanox®).
     

Final Thoughts on Xanax Warnings and Precautions

There are a number of situations in which Xanax should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Xanax warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
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