noun Pharmacology.
a potent benzodiazepine, C 17 H 13 CIN 4 , used in the treatment of certain anxiety states.

laboratory coinage of unexplained orig. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To alprazolam
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

alprazolam al·pra·zo·lam (āl-prā'zə-lām')
A benzodiazepine tranquilizer that is used in the management of anxiety disorders.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Kava can interact dangerously with certain medications, including alprazolam, an anti-anxiety drug.
Related Words
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature