What prescription pill is orange football shaped with '2088' and a 'v' shape on it?

Not Medical Advice: An oval, or elliptical shaped peach pill with the imprint 2088 V on the front is 0.5mg of Alprazolam hydrochloride (made by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc.). Alprazolam hydrochloride is a benzodiazepine that is used to treat anxiety, tinnitus, depression, dysautonomia, and panic disorder. Abuse of this drug may lead to psychological or physical dependence. This prescription-only medication may pose a risk to an unborn fetus, and should be used only under a doctor's supervision.
Updated on Thursday, February 02 2012 at 05:00AM EST