noun. a benzodiazepine anxiolytic narcotic marked by accelerated ingestion and submission and a fairly short time-span of action. It's utilized during the treatment of general anxiousness. Commonly referred to in it's American brand name forms: Xanax and Xanax SR.

ALPRAZOLAM: "Alprazolam is widely prescribed to treat a multitude of anxiety-related problems and disorders."
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