What is a green xanax bar?

Not Medical Advice: Xanax is the trade name of Alprazolam, a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine class of psychoactive drugs. Pill imprint S 90 3 has been identified as Alprazolam 2 mg which is green in color and rectangular in shape.

Alprazolam is associated with treatment of anxiety, depression, panic disorder, tinnitus and dysautonomia. Using Alprazolam brought a positive evidence of human fetal risk during pregnancy. Alprazolam 2 mg has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3 (for more details about schedule 3 drugs, visit Drugs.com.

In the news, new research suggests that people who started taking Xanax or other similar medications after the age of 65 had greater chance of developing dementia by 50% in 15 years than those who had never taken the drugs.

Updated on Tuesday, June 25 2013 at 10:31AM EDT