dependence and withdrawal overdose effects on the body treatment options. xanax is the brand name of alprazolam, a benzodiazepine drug prescribed to treat anxiety and panic disorders. this sedative-hypnotic substance targets the brain chemical responsible for relaxation and enhances its effects.
it is cortisol who is known as stress hormone. if we have not got any good relationships and the love hormone (oxytocin) is not released enough, our cortisol increases.