Xanax 0.5 mg gets relief from anxiety, muscle pain, and panic disorder. It has been approved by the FDA to treat certain types of anxiety such as GAD (generalized anxiety disorder). GAD symptoms include restlessness, extreme anxiety, fear without having any reason. This medicine works on receptors to calm down your brain activity & decrease anxiety & stress.
Xanax can make your anxiety worse by continuing for more than 8 weeks. Those who are taking Xanax prescription medicine & experiencing anxiety levels worse as compared to those taking placebos. These results have not stopped doctors from prescribing benzos for anxiety disorders at alarming rates. This medicine is available in different doses (0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg, and 3mg). And this description section is only for the 0.5mg of Xanax.
Identification Of Xanax 0.5 mg
Xanax 0.5 mg is available in different colors. And it comes in a round, elliptical shape with a half-divider bar. Manufacturers give different imprints for Xanax bar to identify it easily. You can get the 0.5mg of the pill as peach Xanax, green Xanax, yellow Xanax, and white Xanax.
Here is a chat of table for you, this will clear you about the color, and print variation of 0.5 Xanax.
|Imprints of 0.5 mg Pills||
|Yellow||S 901||Oval/ Elliptical|
|SP 322 0.5||Round|
|Peach||GG 257||Oval/ Elliptical|
|G 37 20||Oval/ Elliptical|
|0.5 NA||Oval/ Elliptical|
|2088 V||Oval/ Elliptical|
What Does Alprazolam 0.5 mg do to you?
Alprazolam is the active ingredient of Xanax, that used to treat anxiety issues, and panic attacks. This belongs in the drug class of benzodiazepines drug. All active ingredients of benzodiazepines drugs first act on the nerve system of the body by increasing the production rate of natural GABA chemicals. The GABA chemical is available in our body naturally to maintain the anxiety issue. Anxiety issue increases, when the chemical decreases in our body. So Alprazolam helps to increase the GABA chemical to do its function properly. After some time, it gives relaxation in mind, and feel you the calming effect on body and mind.
Does everyone feel the same effect of Xanax?
After taking Xanax, all people do not feel the same. It affects everyone in different ways. We have mentioned some points which are the main reason Xanax does not affect the same different people it depends on several factors:
- Mental state when you take the medicine
If you are starting these doses for the first time, before taking it, consult with your doctor about its side effects, the benefits of using other medicine options which have fewer side effects.
How to Take Xanax 0.5
Like the other doses of Xanax, you can follow the same manual to take the Xanax 0.5mg. Take it by mouth directly. It will take approximately 1 hour to reach all over the body through the bloodstream. If you don’t want to take the Xanax in oral tablet form then you can crush it, and can take it in powder form.
In the case of unavailability, you can take the Xanax 1 mg and can break it into the same two parts. And can take one part of the pill as a regular dose of Xanax 0.5 mg with some water.
Side Effects Of 0.5 mg Xanax
According to the Drug Enforcement Administration, Xanax is a schedule IV categorized drug. So it is obvious, you will affect by some side effects for the first time. Sometimes it becomes so worst as compared to the anxiety problems. So side effects are mild, and some can cause death. So consult your doctor for the side effects. Here are some of the side effects you may face after consuming the Xanax pill;
Severe Side Effects
Mild Side Effects
|Jaundice (Yellowing of eyes, skin & nails)||Mood swing|
|Excess Saliva production|
|Loss of Co-ordination|
Commonly Ask Questions By Customers
Before taking Xanax, customers have some queries about the Xanax dose. So here we have chosen the most common questions asked by the patients, or the customers. Have a look;
Is 0.5 mg Xanax ok?
0.5mg of Xanax is the ½ dose of 1 mg. This dose is used for mild anxiety issues, and for sleeplessness disorder. In some cases, doctors prescribe the dose initially to observe the effect of Xanax on your body. If the doctor finds, everything is ok then he/she may increase the dose of Xanax gradually. But it is always good to take a smaller dose of Xanax.
Does Xanax 0.5mg make you sleepy?
Xanax belongs in the benzodiazepines drug class. And the main function of Benzodiazepines is to increase the production rate of natural GABA chemicals, by controlling the central nervous system. That relaxes our body and mind, make us sleepy. Every dose of Xanax can make you sleepy. So, yes Xanax 0.5mg makes you sleepy?
How much is a .5 of Xanax?
The price of Xanax .5mg is depend, on where you are buying. Online medicine shopping sites offer a good discount and have the facility of home delivery, and online payment. So it is always good to order Xanax online. But you should ensure the site is real and approved by FDA. You can see the price of Xanax offered on our site from the above chat.
Is 0.5 mg the same as 1mg?
0.5 mg is the ½ dose of 1 mg. So 0.5 mg is not the same as 1 mg. The 2 doses of 0.5mg is equivalent to Xanax 1mg pill. And the effect of both doses will vary according to that.
Is alprazolam a good sleeping pill?
Alprazolam makes you feel tired. After taking the Xanax pill, you may fall asleep for some time. But it is not a good sleeping pill, especially who have insomnia patients. If you are not an insomnia patient, then you can take it as temporary sleep medicine. Regular use of Xanax can reduce the amount of time, you spend sleeping.