Ativan


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At·i·van

 (ăt′ə-văn′)
A trademark for the drug lorazepam.
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Noun1.Ativan - tranquilizer (trade name Ativan) used to treat anxiety and tension and insomniaAtivan - tranquilizer (trade name Ativan) used to treat anxiety and tension and insomnia
benzodiazepine - any of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency
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