clorazepate

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clorazepate

 [klo-raz´ĕ-pāt]
a benzodiazepine compound used as the dipotassium salt as an antianxiety agent, anticonvulsant, and for the treatment of acute alcohol withdrawal symptoms; administered orally.

clorazepate

Pharmacology An anxiolytic and sedative hypnotic prodrug for nordiazepam

clorazepate

A long-acting BENZODIAZEPINE drug used to treat anxiety. A brand name is Tranxene.
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Among the more commonly used long half-life benzodiazepine drugs are: clonazepam (Klonopin), diazepam (T-Quil, Valium, Valrelease, Vazepam, Zetran), clorazepate (Gen-XENE, Tranxene-SD, Tranxene T-Tab), chlordiazepoxide (Librium, Libritabs, Lipoxide), and flurazepam (Dalmane).
Alra's product line consists of a wide spectrum of pharmaceuticals, including eryzole (erythromycin ethylsuccinate, and sulfisoxazole acetyl) for oral suspension USP, a pediatric antibiotic; constilac and cholac (lactulose syrup), USP; a wide range of potassium products featuring K+8 and K+10 extended-release tablets; and Gen-XENE (clorazepate dipotassium), a tranquilizer.