About Xanax/Vicoden/Benzodiazepine
Xanax is a prescription medication that acts on the central nervous system to produce sedation, muscle relaxation, lower anxiety, insomnia, in patients. Benzodiazepines are frequently abused and commonly overdosed on.
Use
Pill form.
Street names
Benzos, downers, nerve pills, tranks
Risks
Chronic use and high dosages can result in drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, lack of coordination, poor vision, weakness, slurred speech, difficulty breathing, anxiety, insomnia, anorexia, headaches, coma, etc.
Warning
Can lead to dependence. This dependence can result in withdrawal symptoms when the drug is stopped. Because the drug is prescribed by doctors, people feel it must be safe. This drug is only safe when taken as directed by a physician by the person it is prescribed for.