prazepam


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prazepam

(prăz′ə-păm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug used to treat anxiety. It is not available in the United States.
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This is the case of 7-bromo-5-(2pyridinyl)-1,4-benzodiazepin-2-one (bromazepam) marketed for its strong anxiolytic effect and its effective hypnotic effect [4] and 7-chloro-1-(cyclopropylmethyl)-5-phenyl-1,3-dihydro2H-1,4-benzodiazepin-2-one also known as "prazepam" marketed especially for its anxiolytic effect [5].
Caption: Figure 1: Structures of bromazepam, prazepam, and 4-phenyl-1,5-benzodiazepin-2-one.
Described in Pizdet, his debut novel from 2002, Alexandru Vakulovski's experiences, with travka ('grass') in combination with various other narcotics-tramadol, ephedrine, glutethimide, prazepam, etc.-have not, it has to be said, found a wider audience.
The electrochemical quantitative analysis of many drugs has been carried out by polarographic techniques, some of them are benzodiazepines (bromazepam, chlordiazepoxide, clonazepam, diazepam, dipotassium chlorazepate, flunitrazepam; flurazepam, lorazepam, medazepam, midazolam, nitrazepam, oxazepam, pinazepam, prazepam, temazepam, triazolam, clobazam), meprobamate, phenothiazine- thioxantene- and butyrophenone-derivatives, sulpirid, reserpine, imipramine, thioridazine, amitriptyline, imipramine, opipramol, doxepine, chlorpromazine, levopromazine, perazine, prothipendyl, chlorprothixene, triperidol, methamphetamine [5].
The electrochemical quantitative analysis of many drugs has been carried out by polarographic techniques, some of them are benzodiazepines (bromazepam, chlordiazepoxide, clonazepam, diazepam, dipotas-sium chlorazepate, flunitrazepam; flurazepam, lorazepam, medazepam, midazolam, nitrazepam, oxazepam, pinazepam, prazepam, temazepam, triazolam, clobazam, meprobamate, phenothiazine thioxantene and butyrophenone-derivatives, sulpirid, reserpine, imipramine, thioridazine, amitriptyline, imipramine, opipramol, doxepine, chlorpromazine, levopr- omazine, perazine, prothipendyl, chlorprothixene, triperidol, methamphetamine [5].
R is taking prazepam at home from an old prescription (when the medication was a brand called "Centrax").
R is embarrassed when told about her behavior, identifies the pill, and admits taking prazepam for several weeks prior to hospitalization.
Generic Trade Name Daily Dose Flurazepam Dalmane 15 mg Chlordiazepoxide Librium 20 mg Chlorazepate Tranxene 15 mg Prazepam Centrax 15 mg Diazepam Valium 5 mg Clonazepam Konopin 1.5 mg Quazepam Doral 7.5 mg Halazepam Paxipam 20-40 mg(*) Exceptions: Withdrawal program, neuromuscular syndrome (cerebral palsy or tradive dyskinesia, seizure disorders) * Moved/Added by JW Cooper to correct omission/error in OBRA.
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
The recoveries for bromazepam, diazepam, prazepam, and temazepam determined (n = 4) at 0.005 (selected-ion monitoring), 0.1, and 1.0 mg/L were 85-93% (CV <12%), 81-96% (CV <11%), 82-93% (CV <14%), and 86-95% (CV <10%), respectively, indicating that the optimized GC-MS procedure allows reliable detection of these benzodiazepines as well.
Cisapride, haloperidol, loxapine, medazepam, and prazepam would induce an artifactual increase in ritonavir.
Barbiturates (phenobarbital, butobarbital, and secobarbital), meprobamate, antidepressant agents (amitriptyline, nortriptyline, imipramine, and clomipramine), phenothiazines (acepromazine, alimemazine, and cyamemazine), and benzodiazepines (diazepam, bromazepam, flunitrazepam, clonazepam, alprazolam, nitrazepam, nordazepam, and prazepam) were extracted from 5 mL of serum, 20 mL of urine, or 20 mL of gastric lavage fluid by Tox-Elut[R] from Varian (Harbor City, CA).