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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The long-acting benzodiazepines, diazepam (clonazepam and clorazepate) form active metabolites which prolong the duration of drug action beyond 1-3 days.
2000) (considering: (1) "whether the district court's ruling is likely dispositive of litigation by creating 'death knell' for either plaintiff or defendant"; (2) "whether the petitioner has shown substantial weakness in class certification decision, such that decision likely constitutes abuse of discretion"; (3) "whether the appeal will permit resolution of unsettled legal issue that is important to particular litigation as well as important in itself'; (4) "nature and status of litigation before the district court"; and (5) "likelihood that future events may make immediate appellate review more or less appropriate"); In re Lorazepam & Clorazepate Antitrust Litig., 289 F.3d 98, 99-100 (D.C.
There are numerous pricing variables which this Court would be bound to consider to approximate the correct measure of damages, including the cost of production, marketing strategy, elasticity of demand, and the price of comparable items (i.e., the brand versions of lorazepam and clorazepate)." Mylan, 62 F.
The standard dose of the benzodiazepine Tranxene (clorazepate) given a dalmatian, for example, is virtually identical to that for an adult person, said Dr.
DRUG DOSE COST/DAY [*] zaleplon 10-20 mg $2.12 (10 mg) (Sonata) triazolam 0.125-0.25 mg $0.64 (0.125 mg) zolpidem 5-10 mg $1.74 (5 mg) (Ambien) estazolam 1-2 mg $0.89 (1 mg) oxazepam 15-30 mg $0.79 (15 mg) temazepam 15-30 mg $0.46 (15 mg) clonazepam 0.5-2 mg $0.72 (0.5 mg) quazepam 7.5-15 mg $2.32 (7.5 mg) (Doral) flurazepam 15-30 mg $0.31 (15 mg) clorazepate 3.75-15 mg $1.19 (3.75 mg) chloral hydrate 500 mg-2 g $0.20 (500 mg) DRUG COMMENT [+] zaleplon The newest BRA and insomnia drug on the market (Sonata) and the shortest-acting one.
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION APPROVED BENZODIAZEPINES Indication Drug Insomnia Flurazepam Temazepam Triazolam Epilepsy Clonazepam Clorazepate Diazepam Alcohol withdrawal Clonazepam Clorazepate Diazepam Alcohol withdrawal Chlordiazepoxide Chlorazepate Diazepam Oxazepam Anxiety associated with Alprazolam depression Oxazepam Muscle spasm Diazepam Anxiety Alprazolam Chlordiazepoxide Chlorazepate Diazepam Halazepam Lorazepam Oxazepam Prazepam Preoperative medication Midazolam Chlordiazepoxide BENZODIAZEPINE USE IN THE UNITED
Consumers who purchased generic lorazepam and clorazepate are getting some money back, according to a $100 million settlement of an antitrust lawsuit between Mylan Laboratories and state attorney generals.
It has received FDA approval to market clorazepate dipotassium tablets USP in 3.75, 7.5 and 15 mg.
The remainder of the gain relates to future payments to the company totaling $10 million from Mylan's codefendants in lorazepam and clorazepate litigation.
To be eligible, consumers had to spend their own money in 1998 and 1999 on either clorazepate or lorazepam.
The settlement, for the largest monetary amount in FTC history, would resolve charges that Mylan and three other companies conspired to deny Mylan's competitors the ingredients necessary to make lorazepam and clorazepate.
has tentatively agreed to pay $147 million to settle charges that it conspired to increase prices of lorazepam and clorazepate, both widely prescribed treatments for anxiety.