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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.
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This contained two experiments with different doses (35 and 25 mg/kg) of sodium pentobarbital as recorded by Xu (2002), both of which were performed on Kunming mice (n = 12/group) and had estazolam as the reference drug.
Eszopiclone or an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine (eg, estazolam, temazepam) would be appropriate for insomnia that is predominantly associated with sleep maintenance.
Pharmacologic agents for the treatment of insomnia Drug Indication Benzodiazepines Flurazepam (Dalmane) Sleep maintenance insomnia Quazepam (Doral) Sleep maintenance insomnia Estazolam (ProSom) Sleep maintenance insomnia Temazepam (Restoril) Sleep maintenance insomnia Triazolam (Halcion) Sleep-onset insomnia Nonbenzodiazepines Zolpidem (Ambien or Sleep-onset insomnia Ambien CR) Zaleplon (Sonata) Sleep-onset or sleep maintenance insomnia Eszopiclone (Lunesta) Sleep maintenance insomnia Ramelteon (Rozerem) Sleep-onset insomnia Trazodone (Desyrel) Over-the-counter agents (antihistamines) Drug Comments Benzodiazepines Flurazepam (Dalmane) Improves total sleep time and number of awakenings but has long half-life.
Fewer than 300 failed the estazolam, flurazepam, temazepam, or triazolam duration screen in any of the 3 years of data available from Georgia.
Generic Trade Name Daily Dose Estazolam Prosom 1(*) Lorazepam(**) Ativan 2 Oxazepam(**) Serax 30 Alprazolam(**) Xanax 0.
Estazolam is the generic equivalent of Abbott Laboratories' Prosam which is indicated for short-term management of insomnia with U.
Commonly prescribed benzodiazepine sleep-aids are: flurazepam (Dalmane), estazolam (ProSom), temazepam (Restoril) and triazolam (Halcion).
has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) to manufacture and market Estazolam 1mg and 2mg tablets.
MIAMI, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- IVAX Corporation (AMEX: IVX) today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration approved an Abbreviated New Drug Application for the generic pharmaceutical product estazolam in 1 mg and 2 mg tablets.