This morning the President of Mexico Andrés Manuel López Obrador He named himself spokesman for the arrest of the general Salvador Cienfuegos, former head of the Sedena in the administration of Enrique Peña Nieto, and mentioned the name of a drug used to treat different conditions associated with anxiety symptoms.
“Even if it’s like having a tafilThey will be listening to me, I speak slowly and not in a rush and I eat the eses. Then I offer my apologies, ”said the president.
According to the page of the Faculty of Medicine of the UNAM, the Tafil, whose name is actually Alprazolam, is a drug that is used to treat different conditions associated with symptoms of anxiety associated with depression, neurosis and panic disorder.
The faculty page indicates as part of its precautions that the use in depression has not been established, in addition that it is contraindicated in patients with sensitivity to benzodiazepines (drugs that decrease neuronal excitation), then they can aggravate the clinical picture.
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They also warn that caution should be exercised in its use in patients prone to drug abuse because they are predisposed to dependence.
One of the caveats they point to is that a rapid decline or discontinuation Abrupt symptoms can cause mild dysphoria, insomnia and even a syndrome marked by abdominal and muscle cramps, vomiting, sweating and seizures.
Increasing the risk of serious breathing problems and sedation are some of the risks of using Alprazolam, according to the MedlinePlus site.
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This drug has also been used on certain occasions to treat agoraphobia (fear of open spaces) and premenstrual syndrome, although it is always necessary to seek medical advice for the best treatment.
Side effects include drowsiness, headache, tiredness, dizziness, verbiage, difficulty concentrating, nausea, constipation, and joint pain, among others.