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estazolam

 [es-taz´o-lam]
a benzodiazepine used as a sedative and hypnotic in treatment of insomnia; administered orally.

estazolam

/es·taz·o·lam/ (es-taz´o-lam) a benzodiazepine used as a sedative and hypnotic in the treatment of insomnia.

estazolam

(ĕs-tā′zō-lăm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug, C16H11ClN4, used for short-term treatment of insomnia.

estazolam

[estaz′olam]
a benzodiazepine used as a sedative and hypnotic in treatment of insomnia, administered orally.

estazolam

ProSom® Pharmacology A benzodiazepine used to manage insomnia

estazolam

(estaz´olam),
n brand name: ProSom;
drug class: benzodiazepine, sedative-hypnotic, Controlled Substance Schedule IV in United States;
action: produces central nervous system depression by interaction with benzodiazepine receptor;
use: insomnia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Generic Trade Name Daily Dose Estazolam Prosom 1(*) Lorazepam(**) Ativan 2 Oxazepam(**) Serax 30 Alprazolam(**) Xanax 0.
Serax, Ativan, Xanax, Restoril or Prosom has failed to show similar functional improvement in anxiety, dementia or sleep disorder (NOTE: only Restoril and Prosom are FDA-approved for sleep).
ProSom is a registered trademark of Abbott Laboratories.