Benzodiazepine derivative 


One of a group of psychotropic agents, including the tranquilizers chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, oxazepam, lorazepam, and chlorazepate, prescribed to alleviate anxiety. The hypnotics flurazepam and triazolam are prescribed in the treatment of insomnia. 

Mosby (2009-02-11). 

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