oxazepam


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ox·az·e·pam

 (ŏk-săz′ə-păm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug, C15H11ClN2O2, used to treat anxiety and alcohol withdrawal.

[(hydr)ox(y) + (di)azepam.]

oxazepam

(ɒksˈæzəˌpæm)
n
(Medicine) a drug used to relieve anxiety
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Noun1.oxazepam - a tranquilizing drug (trade name Serax) used to treat anxiety and insomnia and alcohol withdrawal
antianxiety drug, anxiolytic, anxiolytic drug, minor tranquilizer, minor tranquilliser, minor tranquillizer - a tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability
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Double-blind controlled trial comparing carbamazepine to oxazepam treatment of alcohol withdrawal.
The list of potentially inappropriate drugs included: propoxyphene, indomethacin, pentazocine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol, oxybutynin, chlorzoxazone, metaxalone, cyclobenzaprine, flurazepam, amitriptyline, doxepin, meprobamate, lorazepam, oxazepam, alprazolam, temazepam, zolpidem, triazolain, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, hydroxyzine, promethazine, all barbiturates (except phenobarbital), and meperidine.
The list included propoxyphene, indomethacin, pentazocine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol, oxybutynin, chlorzoxazone, metaxalone, cydobenzaprine, flurazepam, amitriptyline, doxepin, meprobamate, lorazepam, oxazepam, alprazolam, temazepam, zolpidem, triazolam, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, hydroxyzine, promethazine, all barbiturates (except phenobarbital), and meperidine.
Long-acting benzodiazepines are not well tolerated by older adults, so short-acting agents such as alprazolam (Xanax[R]), lorazepam (Ativan[R]), and oxazepam (Serax[R]) are preferable (Marcantonio et al.
EMB-001 is a combination drug that acts by mechanisms distinct from those of existing addiction treatments, and comprises two FDA-approved medications, the benzodiazepine oxazepam and the cortisol synthesis inhibitor metyrapone.
was also accused of consuming oxazepam, nordazepam and temazepam.
Clonazepam, chlordiazepoxide, clorazepate, and oxazepam may be less reinforcing for SUD patients than diazepam, lorazepam, alprazolam, estazolam, or triazolam.
Oxazepam is in the benzodiazepine group of drugs and is an anti-anxiety and tranquilizing agent used to treat sleep disorders and various substance-withdrawal symptoms.
Compound classification of 41 pain-management drugs Benzodiazepines Opiates Opiates (Semi-Synthetic) (Synthetic) [alpha]-Hydroxyalprazolam 6-MAM EDDP Alprazolam Buprenorphine Fentanyl Clonazepam Codeine Meperidine Diazepam Hydrocodone Methadone Flunitrazepam Hydromorphone Naltrexone Flurazepam Morphine Norfentanyl Lorazepam Naloxone Normeperidine Midazolam Norbuprenorphine Norpropoxyphene Nordiazepam Oxycodone Propoxyphene Oxazepam Oxymorphone Sufentanil Temazepam Benzodiazepines Drugs of Abuse Other [alpha]-Hydroxyalprazolam Amphetamine Carisoprodol Alprazolam Benzoylecgonine Meprobamate Clonazepam Methamphetamine Tramadol Diazepam MDMA Flunitrazepam MDA Flurazepam MDEA Lorazepam Phencyclidine Midazolam Nordiazepam Oxazepam Temazepam Table 3.
with consuming morphine, codeine, hashish, nordazepam, oxazepam, timazepam and tramadol.
Other investigators reported that after study participants received 15 or 30 mg oxazepam, oxazepam and oxazepam glucuronide were detected in expectorated OF for >8.
The list of potentially inappropriate drugs included propoxyphene, indomethacin, pentazocine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol, oxybutynin, chlorzoxazone, metaxalone, cyclobenzaprine, flurazepam, amitriptyline, doxepin, meprobamate, lorazepam, oxazepam, alprazolam, temazepam, zolpidem, triazolam, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, hydroxyzine, promethazine, all barbiturates (except phenobarbital), and meperidine.