Xanax is a prescription anti-anxiety drug. But it has been sold over the social media and the most worrying thing is plenty of teenagers are the customers who used to buy Xanax through social media illegally, it has been found in the BBC investigation.
Xanax is mostly prescribed in the US for treating anxiety but it can be procured only under a private prescription in the United Kingdom. Drugs Charity has said that most of the children as young as 13 years had bought Xanax online. Though, the home office has said that they are taking a necessary action regarding this issues. Already Instagram and Facebook have prohibited any buying or selling of drugs on their sites.