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Dosage & Administration
Xolam XR Tablets may be administered once daily, preferably in the morning. The tablets should be taken intact; they should not be chewed, crushed or broken. Xolam XR should be initiated with a dose of 0.5 mg to 1 mg once daily. Depending on the response, the dose may be increased at intervals of 3 to 4 days in increments of no more than 1 mg/day. The suggested total daily dose ranges from 3 to 6 mg/day for most patients but some patients may require doses as much as 10 mg/day.
In elderly patients & in patients with advanced liver disease or debilitating disease, the usual starting dose of Xolam XR is 0.5 mg once daily.
Switch from Alprazolam (Immediate-release) tablets to Xolam XR tablets :
Patients who are currently being treated with divided doses of Alprazolam (Immediate-release) tablets, for example 3 to 4 times a day, may be switched to Xolam XR (Alprazolam XR) tablets at the same total daily dose taken once daily.
In general the side effect profile of Alprazolam is benign. Some side effects may disappear with continued treatment. However, the most frequent side effects are fatigue, somnolence, muscle weakness, ataxia, dizziness, impairment of memory, confusion etc.
Use in special groups
Use in pregnancy: FDA Pregnancy Category D. Use of Alprazolam in pregnant women requires careful consideration of risk benefit ratio.
Use in lactation: Alprazolam is likely to appear in breast milk. Mothers receiving Alprazolam should not breast-feed their infants.
Use in children: Safety and efficacy have not been established for children less than 18 years
Xolam-0.5 XR Tablet : Each box contains 50’s tablets in alu-PVDC pack.
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