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flurazepam

 [floor-az´ĕ-pam]
a benzodiazepine used as a sedative and hypnotic for treatment of insomnia; administered orally as the hydrochloride salt.

flurazepam

(flo͝o-răz′ə-păm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug, C21H23ClFN3O, used especially in its hydrochloride form to treat insomnia.

flurazepam

Dalmane Pharmacology A benzodiazepine sedative and hypnotic; it is rapidly metabolized to desalkylflurazepam

flurazepam

A long-acting BENZODIAZEPINE drug. A brand name is Dalmane.
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She also noticed enhancement of her speech, though only for a short duration, on temazepam and flurazepam. Alprazolam and tizanidine had no effects on her PSP symptoms.
Direct square-wave voltammetry (SWV) and square-wave cathodic stripping voltammetry (SWCSV) at hanging mercury drop electrodes have been developed for determination of the psychoactive 1,4-benzodiazepine compounds clonazepam, bromazepam, midazolam, diazepam, medazepam, and flurazepam over a wide range of concentrations [10].
Direct square- wave voltammetry (SWV) and square-wave cathodic stripping voltammetry (SWCSV) at hanging mercury drop electrodes have been developed for determi- nation of the psychoactive 1,4-benzodiazepine comp- ounds clonazepam, bromazepam, midazolam, diazep- am, medazepam, and flurazepam over a wide range of concentrations [10].
* Nitrazepam and flurazepam have prolonged action and may give rise to residual effects on the following day.
Dublin City Coroner's Court heard a third party introduced strychnine into the dalmane - flurazepam - capsules with the intention of harming or injuring an inmate of St Patrick's or to destroy his credibility as the main distributor of drugs.
Previously popular benzodiazepine drugs used for sleep induction included diazepam and flurazepam, both of which may not be a therapeutic match for the herb Valerian (a natural benzodiazepine agonist).
Does flurazepam ingestion affect breathing and oxygenation during sleep in patients with chronic obstructive lung disease?
Garda Seizures Of Main Drugs 2006 Type of drug Quantity Cases Cannabis 289,292 grams 511 Cannabis Resin 6,951,803 grams 3,300 Cannabis Plants 606 plants 42 Heroin (Diamorphine) 128,097 grams 1,115 Ecstasy MDMA 146,013 tablets, 106 grams, 1,500 milliliters 769 Ecstasy MDEA 9 tablets 2 Ketamine 21 grams 5 Amphetamines 37,922 grams 6,399 tablets 236 Cocaine 190,193 grams 1,324 Diazepam 35,500 tablets, 4 grams 129 Flunitrazepam (Rohypnol) 197 tablets 8 Flurazepam 417 capsules 22 Temazepam 9 tablets 6 Alprazolam 91 tablets 10 Methadone 2,336 milliliters 23 Dihydrocodeine 339 tablets 8 Ephedrine 106 tablets, 6 capsules, 1375 milliliters 4 Methylamphetamine 136 grams 20 Dimethyltryptamine 2,000 milliliters, 37 grams 4 LSD 1,528 units 1 Source: Garda Annual Report 2006
Medications in this group include: flurazepam (Dalmane), estazolam (ProSom), and temazepam (Restoril).
The effects of flurazepam, lorazepam and triazolam on sleep and memory.
Estazolam (ProSom), flurazepam (Dalmane), quazepam (Doral), and temazepam (Restoril) are in this category Data on using these agents in pregnancy are limited.