By: Daryn Spencer
Xanax is used to treat Anxiety, Panic Disorder, and Depression. Other medications that treat the same conditions as Xanax are Lorazepam, Clonazepam, and Diazepam.
Xanax works by sing Alprazolam to treat anxiety and panic disorders. It belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines which act on the brain and nerves (central nervous system) to produce a calming effect.