Lil Xan said the snacks landed him in hospital this week, so we've been speaking to some medical experts about this red-hot matter.
There is a palpable vulnerability to many of these artists that is reflected in both what they put in and on their body.
Over a third of young people told VICE they have friends who take Xanax.
From Xanax to valium, people of different ages talk about how they became reliant on a benzodiazepine.
One young man records his struggle to break free from his addiction to counterfeit Xanax.
The anti-anxiety prescription drug hopped over the Atlantic to impact DJs, producers and fans alike.
With counterfeit Xanax readily available on the dark web, a generation of teenagers have found out the hard way that the pills aren't as easygoing as they first thought.