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midazolam

 [mid-az´o-lam]
a sedative of the benzodiazepine class used in the induction of anesthesia.

midazolam

(mĭ-dăz′ə-lăm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug, C18H13ClFN3, primarily used in its hydrochloride form as a sedative and antianxiety agent before surgery and before or during medical procedures.

midazolam

Versed® Pharmacology A short-acting anxiolytic, hypnotic anticonvulsant Indications IV sedation, general anesthesia, therapeutically refractory status epilepticus, muscle relaxing Adverse effects Ataxia, incoordination, mental and psychomotor impairment, confusion, dysarthria, retrograde amnesia, paradoxical effects; rarely, N&V, venous complications. See Phenytoin, Seizure, Status epilepticus.

midazolam

A BENZODIAZEPINE drug given by intravenous injection as a sedative for minor surgery or to induce general anaesthesia. A brand name is Hypnovel.
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The following terms were used in each search: cancer, carcinoma, neoplasm, tumor, midazolam, dormicum, and 8-chloro-6-(2-fluorophenyl)-1-methyl-4H-imidazo[ 1,5-a][1,4]benzodiazepine.
Before starting RCT Group-A patient were given oral medication (Midazolan Dormicum 7.5mg) and Group-B patients were given only inferior alveolar nerve block (1.8 ml cartridge-1:100000 epinephrine) of xylestesin-S (ESPE-Germany) without any medication.
The rats were anesthetized with an intraperitoneal injection of 70 mg/kg dormicum during the setting and adjustment of the orthodontic appliance.
Additional second-line drugs when sedation is needed Drug Dose Frequency comment Lorazepam 1 - 2 mg PO, Every hour prn x (Ativan) SL, IV 3 (Notify dr if 3 doses are not effective) Midazolam 3 - 5 mg SC Per hour For rapid sedation (Dormicum) or IV 1 mg Titrate the dose continuous SC according to effect.
dose 50 mg/ kg (IM preferred route) Oral: 4-5mg/kg Different formulations available: 10 mg/ml, 50 ng/ml, 100 mg/ml Midazolam Initial dose: Intravenous: (Dormicum) * 0.02-0.1 mg/kg IV 0.05-0.1 mg/kg IV 3 min Anxiolytic initially before procedure; not to Amnesic Skeletal * If further sedation is exceed a total cumulative muscle relaxant required, may repeat dose of 0.4 Anticonvulsant with 25% of initial mg/kg or 6 mg dose after 3-5 min Oral: 0.5-0.75 mg/kg * Not to exceed 2.5 mg/ dose (1.5 mg for elderly persons) and 5 mg cumulative dose (3.5 mg for elderly persons) Usual maximum: * Average adult <60 years-5 mg within 30 min * Elderly adult >60 years-3.5 mg within 30 min IV dose rate: 1 mg over 1 min.
Midazolam also goes by the brand names Versed, Dormicum and Hypnovel.
In addition, a tablet, especially, AnGesid being used by heart patients, Lomotil for diarrhoea given instantly to cure the thyroid gland infection in throat, Migril tablet, Zentel syrup, Neomercazol tablet, Dormicum tablet, Ethaphilin syrup, Polyfex skin ointment, and several medicines of anti-allergy have been taken away from the markets.
When they came round two days later the businessman - in his 40s - consulted a doctor, who told him they were showing signs of having been given the date-rape drug Dormicum.
It is not just urban students who do drugs, for imaginative students in rural areas and small towns also make do with controlled medication like Dormicum, codeine or Nospan.
Chronic subarachnoid midazolam (Dormicum) in the rat: Morphologic evidence of spinal cord neurotoxicity.
Drug abusers were found to be abusing Subutex by mixing it with other drugs, mainly Dormicum, a prescription sleeping pill.
Follicle aspiration was done under conscious sedation (Dormicum; Roche Products (Pty) Ltd, South Africa, or Diprovan; Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, South Africa).