Different Types of Xanax (Alprazolam) Dosage
Gist About Xanax:
Xanax is a medicine that is prescribed by doctors to treat anxiety and panic conditions and disorders. It belongs to the benzodiazepine class of drugs, which are used to treat anxiety and panic disorders. It is also used in chemotherapy nausea along with other prescribed medicines too. It acts as a CNS (Central Nervous System) depressant on our mind, thereby calming the person.
Alprazolam is its generic name, and it is prescribed by doctors to reduce the neurotransmission levels of the body. Xanax does its work by increasing the GABA (gamma-aminobutyric acid) in the brain.
Types of Xanax:
There are many types of Xanax bars available in the market for consumption. They come in various shapes, sizes, dosages, each with a different imprint on them. Many retailers sell them in shops with or even without the prescriptions to the customers.
We have listed below the various types of Xanax bars available in the market.
- Color: White, Dosage: 2 mg, Shape: Rectangle, Pill Imprint: Xanax 2
- Color: Yellow, Dosage: 2 mg, Shape: Rectangle, Pill Imprint: R 039
- Color: Green, Dosage: 2 mg, Shape: Rectangle, Pill Imprint: S 90 3
- Color: Blue, Dosage: 1 mg, Shape: Oval, Pill Imprint: Xanax 1.0
These are also known as stick amongst the masses. These are produced by many drug manufacturers worldwide.
These bars contain 2 milligrams of salt, and they usually come in a rectangular shape.
The recommended dosage of the white Xanax bars is 4 mg for a day (24 hours). Therefore, a person should refrain from taking more than two tablets within a day. White Xanax bars produce a strong feeling of sedation within minutes of consumption.
Yellow Xanax Bars are popularly known as School Bus owing to their vibrant yellow color and rectangular shape. It has an imprint of R 0 3 9 imprinted on them. It comes in power of 2mg of salt.
Yellow Xanax with the strength of 2mg is considered to be stronger than green and white Xanax of similar milligrams. It is also available in an oval shape.
Green Xanax is like Yellow and White Xanax medicines in as far as their dosage is concerned. That is why it works similarly to the yellow and white Xanax bars.
It contains 2 milligrams of the salt (drug). Although its shapes may vary considerably. Some of its commonly known shapes are oval, rectangular, triangular and round
The oval shape of the tablet is also known as green football Xanax, and it contains 1 milligram of salt. The triangular-shaped green Xanax is the most potent available medication in this class, and it contains 3mg of the salt.
So it generally speaking green bars should be considered stronger than white bars.
Blue Xanax is oval-shaped and contains 1mg of salt in the medicine.
If any customer wants to take a lighter dose of the medicine, they can break the pill into two parts and consume only half of it. By doing so, they will only consume 0.5 mg of the salt, which is half of what is present in the whole of the pill. Blue Xanax has only 031 imprints on them.