What drug is xans short for?


Xans is short for "Xanax," which is a tranquilizer (formally known as "Alprazolam"). It is a prescription medication meant to treat anxiety, but it is also used recreationally.

The abbreviation xans is typically seen in text messages and online conversations. While many people use xanax appropriately, the abbreviation is most often utilized by teenagers or young adults abusing xanax and looking for a "high." Xans is also prevalent in night clubs and in the hip-hop scene.

When xans is abused, it is usually taken by people who don't actually need it but are looking for something to alter their current state. Others may abuse xans by taking it in addition to other drugs, such as LSD, opioids, heroin, and cannabis. This method is meant to enhance or harsh the effects of the other drugs taken with xans. You may also see the abbreviation typed as "xan" or "xanny."


You got some xans to pair with this pot? I need a smooth night tonight

Recreational use of xans is drug abuse

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Updated November 12, 2020

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